Plaid Apple Barrel Easter Flower Pots

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by Plaid Design Team

Plaid Apple Barrel Easter Flower Pots

Ring in the Spring with the adorable Plaid Apple Barrel Easter Flower Pots! Fill them with your favorite candies or perhaps use them to hold Easter eggs! It's up to you!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Project time does not include drying time for the paint.
  • 2
    Bunny: Basecoat pot with White; let dry. For cheeks, use stencil brush dipped into Light Pink to make large dots; let dry. Use Fuchsia to paint small inverted triangle for nose; let dry. Attach two 25 mm wiggle eyes. Use Black marker to add mouth details and lines for whiskers. Draw and cut two shape somewhat similar to a cob of corn on the White Craft Foam. Cut two somewhat smaller versions of this shape onto Light Pink Craft Foam. Cut two paws on White craft foam, using photo as a guide if needed. Glue a small Light Pink ear over center of each white ear. Refer to photo to glue ears in place inside front rim and paws at lower front. For tail, glue White pom pom to back of pot near bottom.
  • 3
    Chick: Basecoat pot with Bright Yellow; let dry. Mix two parts Bright Yellow with one part Jack-O-Lantern . Dip clean stencil brush into mixture to paint dots for cheeks; let dry. Use Jack-O-Lantern to paint large inverted triangle for beak; let dry. Attach two 15 mm wiggle eyes. Use Black marker to draw eyelash lines. Trace and cut two feet from Orange craft foam. Refer to photo for guide on the shape as well as to glue feet in place on front near bottom edge. For tail feathers, cut two sections with two bumps from Yellow chenille stems; cut three sections with three bumps. Bend at centers to form a loop from each piece. Overlap three larger loops of Yellow chenille stems and twist loose ends together. Place two small loops in front and glue pieces together. Glue ends to rim on back. For each wing, cut two sections with two bumps from Yellow chenille stems; cut one section with three bumps. Bend at centers to form a loop from each piece. Overlap smaller loops over larger loop and twist ends together. Glue a wing to each side of pot.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • Plaid Apple Barrel Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Fuschia 104107330
  • Plaid Apple Barrel Acrylic Paint 8 oz. White 104108822
  • Plaid Apple Barrel Acrylic Paint 8 oz. Bright Yellow 104108835
  • Plaid Apple Barrel Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Light Pink 104107369
  • Plaid Apple Barrel Acrylic Paint 2 oz. Jack-o-Lantern 104769987
  • Main Line Pottery Standard Clay Pot 4 inch 104186523 (2)
  • Foam Plate for Paints or Palette
  • Nicole™ Crafts Stencil Sponge Brush Large 104110707
  • Scissors
  • Pencil
  • Sharpie Permanent Marker Fine Point Black 104128524
  • Nicole™ Crafts Dual Temperature Trigger Glue Gun 104180411
  • Surebonder All Purpose Stik Glue Sticks 4 inch 50 pc. 104737928
  • Loew-Cornell Taklon Brush Round 2 104548598
  • Loew-Cornell Soft Comfort Brush Flat 3/4 inch 104548676
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wiggle Round Eyes 25 mm 20 pc. 104233383 (for Bunny)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch White 104258585 (for Bunny)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Light Pink 104258595 (for Bunny)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Pom Poms 12 pc. 2 inch White 104276859 (for Bunny)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wiggle Round Eyes 15 mm 60 pc. 104233381 (for Chick)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Stems 3 mm 12 pc. Bumpy Multi-Color 104277460 (for Chick - you will need the Yellow)
  • Nicole™ Crafts Foamtastic™ Sheet 9 inch x 12 inch Orange 104258589
  • Small Container for Mixing Paints
  • Panacea Heavy Duty 8 inch Wire Cutters 104455865