Mossarium with Instructions from Jessamyn West!

Screenshot of Sarah and Jessamyn from vido on making a mossarium
Click to watch the how-to video!

A Mossarium like the one we will create with Jessamyn West will help bring a little green indoors!

This simple and inexpensive project is fun to do on your own, with friends, or with your kids. Jessamyn demonstrates step-by-step what you’ll need to assemble your own mossarium using found objects and collected moss. She also shares tips for keeping your moss happy and healthy.

For written instructions and inspirational examples, check out Jessamyn’s guide at

mossarium jessamyn made for usAnd, for more on what inspired Jessamyn to start this hobby, watch our interview.


Published by Sarah Scully

Sarah is a librarian as well as an avid knitter and occasional knitwear designer. She also enjoys cooking, gardening, hiking, reading, painting, and writing with fountain pens.