Halloween Carmex Jar Challenge

Posted on October 9, 2015 in 2015 Pavelka Project by Katie Oskin

Design Your Own

Halloween Carmex Jar Challenge

October Pavelka Project Carmex Challenge

Enter the THIRD Carmex Jar Challenge

October Pavelka Project Carmex ChallengeIn conjunction with Lisa Pavelka and the 2015 Pavelka Project, this is our third of 4 Carmex Jar challenges throughout the year. The theme for this challenge is HALLOWEEN! Lisa has 365 Carmex jars on her blog where you can see all her innovative designs. One of my favorites that she designed for spring is called “Boo-tiful” shown above and at right. Visit her Carmex jar blog now.

Where to Get a Tutorial?

Looking for a tutorial on how to cover a Carmex Jar? Lisa offers a tutorial in two of her books as well as two different tutorials online:

Please remember that this months Challenge requires the use of HALLOWEEN themes. Use these tutorials as guides only.

How to Enter:

  • Purchase a Carmex jar at your local drugstore or grocery.
  • Decorate the top of the jar only, with polymer clay & mixed media elements.
  • Bake your topper (do not bake the bottom half with the Carmex in it).
  • Photograph your jar.
  • Add your photos to the photo album in our FaceBook Group.
  • Jars due by October 31, 2015. No exceptions.


  • Your jar must contain Halloween thematic elements.
    • Examples: Witch, Frankenstein, Cobwebs, Spiders, Skulls, etc.
  • Photographs must be receive by April 31, 2015, 11:59PM EST.
  • Winner will be chosen by Lisa Pavelka.

 The Pavelka Project

The Pavelka Project is done in conjunction with Lisa Pavelka. All tutorials are retaught here with her expressed permission. Please make sure to read about the project here, sign up & join us, and get answers to the most common FAQS here.

Until next time, Happy Claying,


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