How to make a bubble station.

We spend a lot of time blowing bubbles in this house, so in turn we make a lot of messes with bubble solution. You know the deal, each kid wants their own wand and their own glass to dip into…baby included. So this momma fills 3 glasses with bubble solution and in about 2 minutes all of their glasses are spilled over and they are asking for more. Soon that large bottle of bubble solution is gone. So it was either come up with an easier way for us to enjoy blowing bubbles or buy stock in bubble solution. So this is what my never-ending-crafty-brain came up with.

The ultimate bubble station.

It was a no-brainer to use canning jars since we use them for EVERYTHING in this house, plus they are the perfect size for holding bubble solution and are easy for the kiddo’s to dip into. But the best part about using canning jars is that since the kiddo’s wont be spilling their bubble solution, all I have to do is screw the lids on the canning jars once they are finished and we have the remaining bubble solution ready for next time.

I can’t tell you enough how much I love this little bubble station of ours. It has really turned bubble time into something fun and not something I used to dread.

As you can see, the design is super simple. The top board is large enough for 5 holes and thick enough so that the canning jars wont tip over. The bottom piece of wood is a piece of ply-wood and is there just to keep the canning jars from falling out.

To cut the holes, the hubby simply used a hole saw that was slightly larger then a canning jar.

Once the boards were cut out I sanded and painted the two pieces of wood…orange of course. And as you can see, I’m not the best as sanding or rather, I’m very impatient. But really, if you are going to make one, take the extra time to do a better job sanding then I did. You will be thankful you did. Then after a few coats we screwed the boards together from underneath so that the screws wouldn’t show.

And there you have it, our perfect little bubble station!

Of course this little caddy isn’t used just for blowing bubbles. A caddy made for holding canning jars can be used for ANYTHING! Just think of all of the goodies that can be stored in this little caddy. I already have used it for holding candles, flowers, drinks and kids snacks.

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  1. How awesome is THAT?! Great idea!

  2. CraftCrave says:

    Just a quick note to let you know that a link to this post will be placed on CraftCrave today [23 Jun 01:00am GMT]. Thanks, Maria

  3. elizabeth says:

    A bubble station? You are genius….

  4. Melissa @ Love Affair With My Brother says:

    Love this idea! And I learned about a new power tool – what is a "hole" saw, is this something I will need to one day purchase for my husband who is now a Lowe's Addict?

  5. This is great!! And I don't see anything wrong with your sanding job : ) This is now on my to-do list! Thanks so much for posting!!

  6. Cindy's Crafty Creations says:

    OK, this might be the BEST idea I have EVER seen. You all know what it is like to hold the bubble container and two little ones fighting over it…All I can hear is "my turn.. my turn"

    Thank you so much for sharing this wonderful idea!!!! Nanny & Poppy love you ! lol

  7. 2littlehooligans says:

    the hubby thought i was nuts for wanting to make one of these…til he was in charge of blowing bubbles with the kids. that night he cut out the wood for me:)

  8. CraftCrave says:

    Just a quick note to let you know that a link to this post will be placed on CraftCrave today [24 Jun 01:00am GMT]. Thanks, Maria

  9. says:

    How Awesome are you! This just got added to our to do list.

  10. says:

    I just pinned this and am sharing on facebook, also your newest follower!

  11. Rachel @ My Happily Ever After says:

    too cute! what a great summer idea!

  12. BluBabesCreate says:

    Oh my goodness this is great!

  13. Susan @ Busy Home Adventures says:

    What a great idea! I love it!

  14. Heidi @ Mom's Crafty Space says:

    I totally {LOVE} this!

  15. This is such a great idea and might actually make bubble time at our house enjoyable. Thanks for sharing.

  16. Love this! I will be linking!

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