Waterless Snow Globe

A quick DIY waterless snow globe using materials from around the house as well as miniatures & glitter from Michaels Arts & Crafts Stores.

Sparrow Waterless Snowglobe


Project Instructions:


Designed by: Lori Butler

Skill level (1-5): 3

Time to complete:  20 minutes plus over night drying time

Age range: 14+

Messy level (1-5): 3


  • Artminds Mini Embellishments- Plastic Deer (#279015 UPC 886946287701)
  • Artminds Mini Embellishments- Tiny Trees (#356227 UPC 886946477348)
  • Artminds Extra Fine Glitter Stacker – Crystal Diamond (#226118 UPC 400100025710)
  • Glycerin
  • Long tweezers
  • Craft brush
  • Craft glue
  • Small funnel
  • Glass or plastic bottle with lid


  1. Dot deer with craft glue, sprinkle with glitter, let dry.
  2. With craft brush, brush glue on trees, sprinkle with glitter, let dry.
  3. Fill the bottle about half way with glitter using funnel.
  4. Using tweezers, carefully insert trees and deer into the glitter “snow”, replace lid.