Glow In The Dark Kraken Jar

This Glowing Kraken jar, looks magical in the dark with its gentle glow reminiscent of bioluminescence. The kraken is said to reside in the deepest darkest depths of the ocean around Norway, Greenland and Iceland.

Glow In The Dark Kraken Jar

Skill Level

Medium - Hard

Time to Make

1 hour plus drying time

Adult Supervision Needed


How to Make

  1. Take out the purple and pink clay and twist the colours together to make a swirly pattern.
  2. Mould it into leg shapes and add blue suckers.
  3. Arrange them on the jar in the shapes you would like them.
  4. Place these onto a baking try and bake following the instructions on the packaging to cook them.
  5. Now cut strips out of white tissue paper.
  6. Mix the glue with a little water and paste the white strips onto the jar and leave to dry.
  7. Now stick on the cooked and cooled legs using super tacky glue. you may need to prop the legs up until the glue has dried.
  8. Once all dry choose your glowsticks and bend them into the jar and put the lid on.
  9. Go into a dark space to see the full glowing effect of your jar.
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Top Tip

Once made keep this jar on a shelf and replace glow sticks where needed . REMEMBER THIS IS GLASS SO NEEDS TO BE HANDLED WITH CARE.