Do you like turtles? If so I have a super cute and easy terra cotta pot DIY for you that can be placed in your home or garden.
Material needed for your terra cotta pot diy
- 1 saucer any size you like, I’ll be using a 4″ saucer
- 4 mini 2″ terra cotta pots
- Folk Art Paint
- Hot Glue Gun
- Ping Pong Ball
- Stencil Brush
- Paint Brush
- Permanent Marker
Instructions for your terra cotta pot diy
1. Paint the saucer and pots
I painted the saucer with Folk Art Clover paint. It only took one coat of paint, and I let it dry completely.
I painted 4, 2 inch terra cotta flower pots with the clover paint and let them dry completely.
2. paint the Ping Pong Ball
I painted a ping pong ball for the head. I used Folk Art Fresh Cut Grass Paint. I placed a little hot glue on the wax paper to hold the ping pong ball while I painted it.
3. Add the Turtle Spots
I used a stencil brush and painted on some spots on the saucer with the Fresh Cut Grass paint.
4. Assemble the clay pot diy turtle
I added hot glue to the top of each of the small clay pots.
I placed the saucer on top of the 4 small clay flower pots.
I hot glued on the ping pong ball and then drew a face on it with a permanent marker.
Isn’t he cute? I love my little terra cotta pot turtle.
I made a couple more for Hometalk. For the bottom one, I used Folk Art Acrylic Paint, and for the middle one, I used Folk Art Home Decor Chalk Paint.
For now, they’re by my fountain in my home, and I’ll probably put them outside in my garden this summer.
Super Cute Turtle Terra Cotta Pot DIY Video
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