Pots of Fun for Everyone Party Pals

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by Linda Valentino, Pots of Fun

Pots of Fun for Everyone Party Pals

Ready to celebrate, the darling Pots of Fun for Everyone Party Pals can even bring treats under their hats.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Allow paint to dry between applications. Project time does not include this drying time. If you are not making all of the pots shown in the photo, then you will need to adjust the amount of supplies necessary for completing this project. Download and print project template if you need assistance in creating the designs.
  • 2
    Paint base of both 4 inch pots Orange Sherbert. Paint the rim of one of the 4 inch pots True Blue and use handle of brush to add Lipstick polka dots. Paint the rim of the other 4 inch pot Lemon Zest and use handle of brush to add Pumpkin Patch squiggles.
  • 3
    Download and print project template. Trace and cut large part of eyes on White foam. Trace and cut smaller part of eyes on Black foam. Trace one set of eyelids on Lavender foam and another set of eyelids on Lime Green foam. Glue to pots, using photo as reference.
  • 4
    Use the craft knife to cut out nose shapes from the wood slats and paint Pumpkin Patch. Glue to pots for noses. Outline the nose and create a facial expression with a Black marker.
  • 5
    Optional: rub blush on cheeks.
  • 6
    Cut approximately a yard of White yarn. Cut it up into 1/2 inch pieces, then glue the pieces together for the pot's hair. Repeat this step with the Bright Yellow yarn.
  • 7
    Trace hat pattern from the template onto both Orange and Primary Red cardstock. The dashed line represents the tape line. Add dots of True Blue to Primary Red cardstock and dots of Lemon Zest to the Orange cardstock. Cut out and tape together so it resembles a party hat. Glue the Yellow hair created in step 6 to the Orange cardstock and the White hair created in Step 6 to the Primary Red cardstock. Assemble and adhere as shown in the photo.
  • 8
    Optional: fill pots with small candies.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Main Line Pottery Standard Clay Pot 4 inch 104186523 (2)
  • DecoArt Americana Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Orange Sherbert 104770375 (4)
  • DecoArt Americana Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint 2 oz. True Blue 104770407
  • DecoArt Americana Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lipstick 104770367
  • DecoArt Americana Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Lemon Zest 104770381
  • Daler-Rowney Simply Simmons Synthetic Acrylic and Multi Media Brush Round Size 6 104118924
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch White 104258585
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Black 104258586
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Lavender 104258603
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Lime Green 104258607
  • Loew Cornell Woodsies Wood Slats 2-3/4 inch x 7-1/4 inch 6 pc. 104146938
  • Black Marker (such as Sharpie Permanent Paint Marker Fine Point Black 104128524) Yarn (such as Red Heart Super Saver Yarn Bright Yellow 104212445 and Red Heart Super Saver Yarn White 104212431)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Orange 104061369
  • Nicole™ Crafts Cardstock 8-1/2 inch x 11 inch Primary Red 104061431
  • E6000 MV Industrial Strength Craft Adhesive 7 oz. 104148182
  • X-ACTO Precision Instruments No. 1 Knife 104135101
  • Water Container for Rinsing Brushes
  • Blush (optional - see step 5)
  • Small Candies (optional - see step 8)
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