Homemade Snow globes- What You'll Need Mason jar Distilled water Liquid glycerin Glitter Craft trees (or other figurines) Epoxy How To Make It 1. Attach your trees to the lid of the jar using the epoxy and let them dry overnight. 2. The following day, fill the mason jar with distilled water. 3. Add a few drops of the liquid glycerin and then drop in the glitter. 4. Screw the cap on and shake it up to give your homemade snow globe a test drive!