How to Make Quick Patriotic Luminaries

Light up the night with this patriotic lantern! This mason jar craft only takes a few minutes and looks lovely as a centerpiece for your picnic table during the warm summer months!

Difficulty level: Beginner
Time to complete: 10 minutes
Age range: 8 and up

Things you’ll need:
American flag
Tealights
Sand
Scissors
Ribbon
Hot glue gun and glue sticks

Things to do:

  1. Remove the stick from the flag.
  2. Place the flag inside the glass jar, so it covers three sides of the mason jar.
  3. Pour sand in the jar.
  4. Place the tealight in the middle of the sand.
  5. Use hot glue to cover the rim of the jar with ribbon.

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