Plaid® Summertime Flowerpot

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by Plaid® Design Team

Plaid® Summertime Flowerpot

Paint this whimsical design on a terra cotta pot in just a few easy steps with Plaid® Outdoor paint!

Project Details

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

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Read paint label instructions before beginning this project. Refer to project photo for design placement. Using liner brush, paint simple grass strokes around bottom of pot in Fresh Foliage.
  • 2
    Using round foam applicators & Daubers, create flower spots & butterfly wings in desired colors. Using liner brush, paint flower stems in Fresh Foliage. Let dry.
  • 3
    Using fine point marker, loosely draw squiggle loops around flower spots for petals, outline butterfly wings, draw antennae, & other details as desired.
  • 4
    Using flat brush, paint striped border on rim in Wicker White & Licorice. Let dry.
  • 5
    Dip handle end of liner brush in Fresh Foliage then add paint dots to center of Wicker White stripes on rim. Repeat to add Licorice paint dots to center of flowers & butterfly body. Let dry.

Project Details

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

Project Supplies

  • Plaid® FolkArt® Outdoor Paint 2 oz Wicker White 104108758
  • Plaid® FolkArt® Outdoor Paint 2 oz Pure Orange 104108762
  • Plaid® FolkArt® Outdoor Paint 2 oz Fresh Foliage 104108771
  •  Plaid® FolkArt® Outdoor Paint 2 oz Licorice 104108782
  •  Plaid® FolkArt® Outdoor Paint 2 oz Lemon Custard 100365746
  • Nicole™ Crafts Stencil Sponge Brush Small 104110700
  •  Loew-Cornell® Taklon Brush #1 Liner 104548626
  • Loew-Cornell® Soft Comfort Flat Brush 3/4 inch 104548676
  • Nicole™ Crafts Sponge Pouncer Large 104110707
  • Nicole Crafts™ Medium Foam Pouncer 3 pack 104110703
  • Sharpie® Fine Point Permanent Marker Black 104128524
  • Main Line Pottery Standard Clay Pot 8 inch 104186529