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Create Easy Easter and Birthday Projects With Just Add Ice Orchids

April 4, 2012

Easter/Birthday Gift Project

You will need:

  • Square glass at least 6”x6”x6”
  • Masking tape/painter’s tape
  • Pouncer brush
  • Acrylic paint
  • Alphabet stickers
  • Candy
  • Just Add Ice orchid


  1. Spell out “Happy Easter” or “Happy Birthday” with stickers on glass container
  2. Place a strip of tape above and below stickers to tape off background. For extra stripes, place 2 pieces of tape desired space apart for stripe size
    orchid birthday project
  3. Using a pouncer brush, dab acrylic paint lightly over letters to fill in background. For extra stripes, dab paint between two pieces of tape
  4. Allow paint to dry, then add a second coat
  5. Let paint dry, then peel off tape and letters
  6. Remove Just Add Ice orchid from any decorative pot and place the clear growing pot in the center of glass container
  7. Add your favorite Easter candy or your recipient’s favorite candy around the orchid inside the glass 

Note: You can use seasonal candy to celebrate any holiday or occasion!