Tabletop Terrarium Jars

Tabletop Terrarium Jars

Crafting Time:
  • 3-5 Hours
Skill Level:
  • Beginner
Project Courtesy of: Jo-Ann Fabric & Craft Stores

Additional Information



  • 1 Clear glass apothecary container
  • Greenery items:
  • 1 Boston fern mini bush
  • 1 small Ivy bush
  • 1 Maidenhair fern bush
  • 1 pkg Moss-covered foam balls
  • 1 pkg Reindeer moss
  • 1 pkg floral clay
  • 1 floral foam block
  • Sharp knife
  • Wire cutters


NOTE: Refer to photo often for placement of greenery items inside container.

  1. Wash and dry the glass container.
  2. Place a small amount of Reindeer Moss on inside bottom of container.
  3. Cut foam block into a 2" square block. Cover the bottom of the foam block with clay then push block firmly in bottom of container.
  4. Place different sizes of moss-covered balls around the bottom of container. Secure them to sides of foam block using several small pieces of clay.
  5. Cut ivy and other greenery into small pieces and place around the bottom of container into the foam block. Cut each piece into different lengths.
  6. Fill in the bottom of container using different pieces of greenery referring to photo.
  7. After the design is completed, cover any exposed foam with reindeer moss or small pieces of ivy.