Nicole™ Crafts Sitting Pretty Pot Girl

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by Eileen Farley, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Sitting Pretty Pot Girl

Can you believe these are clay pots?

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include neither drying time for the paint nor for the adhesive to set.
  • 2
    Paint the 3 inch clay pot Flesh Tone and 4 inch clay pot Carousel Pink. Let dry.
  • 3
    Glue bottom of 3 inch clay pot to bottom of 4 inch clay pot using all-purpose adhesive. Let set.
  • 4
    Paint wood button plug Flesh Tone. When dry, glue to 3 inch clay pot for nose using all-purpose adhesive. Let set.
  • 5
    Cut four strips of ribbon that are 8 inch each. Tie a knot on one end of each strip of ribbon. Glue the opposite ends of two strips to the back of the clay pots where they meet for arms. Glue the opposite ends of the other two strips to the inside of the 4 inch clay pot as shown for legs.
  • 6
    Cut an 8 inch piece of lace and a 12 inch piece of lace. Glue the 8 inch piece of lace around the neck where the two clay pots meet and glue the 12 inch piece of lace at the bottom of the Carousel Pink pot as shown.
  • 7
    Apply blush to cheek areas and nose.
  • 8
    Paint Snow (Titanium) White eyes. When dry, draw Black dots in eyes with marker. Dot with Snow (Titanium) White paint.
  • 9
    Draw Black mouth with marker.
  • 10
    Glue Pink rhinestone to center of Carousel Pink clay pot.
  • 11
    Cut a 2 inch x 1-1/2 inch x 1-1/2 inch piece of Styrofoam using cutter. Push Styrofoam piece into top clay pot. Use wire cutters to remove stems from forsythia bush; push flowers into Styrofoam piece to create hair.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Main Line Pottery Standard Clay Pot 4 inch 104186523
  • Main Line Pottery Standard Clay Pot 3 inch 104186521
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Snow (Titanium) White 104106580
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Carousel Pink 104521681 (2)
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Flesh Tone 104106684 (2)
  • Lara's Crafts New Image Company 1/2 inch Wood Button Plug 14 pc. 104139629
  • Nicole™ Crafts Rhinestones Jewelry Connection™ 25 pc. Round Pastel 18 mm 104240561
  • Darice Lace Spools Assorted Lengths and Widths White 104742948
  • 1-1/2 inch Yellow Flowered Ribbon
  • FloraCraft Styrofoam Brand Foam Block 3 inch x 3 inch x 3 inch 104183623
  • FloraCraft Foam Cutter 6 inch 2 blade 104186311
  • Sharpie Permanent Paint Marker Ultra Fine Point Black 104128548
  • Nicole™ Crafts Forysthia Bush Yellow 30 inch 104577703 (3)
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 12 104118907
  • Beacon Quick Grip All-Purpose Permanent Adhesive 2 oz. 104290188
  • Panacea Heavy Duty 8 inch Wire Cutters 104455865
  • Blush
  • Scissors
  • Ruler