Egg-cellent Idea! | DIY Easter Gumball Machine

Create a whimsical Easter party prop using terracotta pots, glass planters and a few Easter accents. It can be decorative, or even be a fun way to store candy and eggs for the kids!

What You’ll Need:

  • Small terracotta pot and saucer
  • Round glass vase
  • Small wood finial or drawer knob
  • Acrylic, chalk-finish paint
  • Paint brush
  • Floral moss
  • Small bunny accent or Easter eggs
  • Poly glue
  • Painter’s tape


  1. Paint terracotta pot and let dry one hour.  

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2. Flip saucer upside down. Use poly glue to attach finial or knob and let dry a bit before painting. Paint saucer and knob and let dry one hour.

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3.  Flip terracotta pot over and cover bottom with poly glue. Press vase on to glue. 

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4. Place saucer upside down on top of vase. Use poly glue to attach.

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5. Secure both with painter’s tape and let dry 24 hours.

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6. Place floral moss in the bottom of the glass vase. 

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7. Place Easter eggs or bunny on top of floral moss. 

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