Critter Condo and Fairy Lantern

critter condo

Search for fireflies to take up residence in your Critter Condo or build a magical Fairy Lantern!


  • 1.

    Use sponge brush to paint INSIDE of the jar with washable glitter paint.

  • 2.

    Draw designs on OUTSIDE of the jar with window markers.

  • 3.

    Use glitter glue to embellish window marker drawings. Allow to air dry.

  • 4.

    Cut and bend craft wire into a handle. If desired, add some beads. Twist wire to attach the handle to the jar. An adult may want to help with this step.

  • 5.

    If creating the Critter Condo, remove the center part of the lid. Replace this piece with tulle so the bugs can breathe.

  • 6.

    If creating the Fairy Lantern, insert battery operated lights into the lantern.