Nicole™ Crafts Clay Pot Wind Chime

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by Eileen Farley, Nicole™ Crafts

Nicole™ Crafts Clay Pot Wind Chime

Would look great hanging from your deck!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for neither the paint nor the sealer.
  • 2
    Paint large clay pot Whispering Turquoise, medium clay pot Bubblegum Pink and small clay pot Lavender. Let dry.
  • 3
    Use Red, Yellow, Green, Blue, White and Black paint markers to decorate pots as desired (as shown, markers are used to make flowers, dots and grass). Let dry.
  • 4
    Paint one wood bead Whispering Turquoise and one wood bead Lavender. Let dry.
  • 5
    Spray all painted and decorated surfaces with sealer. Let dry.
  • 6
    Cut a 2 yard piece of jute. Fold over one end of jute and tie a knot 3 inch from fold to form hanger.
  • 7
    Thread on Lavender-painted wood bead, threading both ends of jute into wood bead.
  • 8
    Tie a triple knot about 8 inch down on jute. Thread on large clay pot to knot. Thread on one wood bead to meet clay pot inside. Tie a double knot in jute close to wood bead.
  • 9
    Tie a triple knot about 3 inch down on jute. Thread on medium clay pot to knot. Thread on one wood bead to meet clay pot inside. Tie a double knot in jute close to wood bead.
  • 10
    Tie a triple knot about 1-1/2 inch down on jute. Thread on small clay pot to knot. Thread on one wood bead to meet clay pot inside. Tie a double knot in jute close to wood bead.
  • 11
    Thread on Whispering Turquoise-painted bead. Let it hang right at edge of pot and tie a double knot in jute. Trim jute.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1-1/2 hours

Project Supplies

  • Main Line Pottery Standard Clay Pot 4 inch 104186523
  • Main Line Pottery Standard Clay Pot 3 inch 104186521
  • Main Line Pottery Standard Clay Pot 2-1/4 inch 104186519
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Whispering Turquoise 104770335
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Bubblegum Pink 104521679
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lavender 104106662
  • Sharpie Permanent Paint Medium Point Marker Red 100386270
  • Sharpie Permanent Paint Marker Medium Point Yellow 100386271
  • Sharpie Permanent Paint Marker Medium Point Green 100386268
  • Sharpie Permanent Paint Marker Medium Point Blue 104128469
  • Sharpie Permanent Paint Marker Medium Point White 104128476
  • Sharpie Permanent Paint Marker Medium Point Black 104128468
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Sealer/Finisher 12 oz. Gloss 104521685
  • Lara's Crafts New Image Company Wood Round Bead 1 inch 18 pc. 104139787
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Flat Shader Size 10 104118906
  • Nicole™ Crafts 5 ply Natural Jute 254 feet 104276044
  • Scissors
  • Ruler