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Clay Pot Spider

Have a blast crafting with your family by making this funny spider out of clay pots. Your fall decor will have a fun, playful vibe when you paint pots in the bright colors of Apple Barrel Acrylic Paint.

At a Glance:

#5663 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Apple Barrel Logo

Apple Barrel ® Colors - White, 2 oz. - 20503

Number Needed: 1 $0.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Apple Barrel ® Colors - Black, 2 oz. - 20504

Number Needed: 1 $0.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Apple Barrel ® Colors - Bright Yellow, 2 oz. - 20513

Number Needed: 1 $0.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Apple Barrel ® Colors - Lime Tree, 2 oz. - 21476

Number Needed: 1 $0.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

1 medium sized clay pot, 1 smaller clay pot, 8 lime green chenille stems, 8 purple chenille stems, Craft glue, ¾” flat brush, Small flat brush, #1 flat brush, Pencil


  1. Basecoat the pots with Lime Tree. Allow to dry.
  2. Paint half of an oval for eyes in White. Allow to dry.
  3. Paint the eyeball Black. Allow to dry.
  4. Paint two triangles for teeth in yellow. Refer to photo for placement. Allow to dry.
  5. Glue the small pot upside down into the larger pot with the top pot slightly at an angle to simulate a mouth.
  6. Bend the green chenille stems in three different places and glue into the middle of the pots as shown in photo.
  7. Bend the purple chenille stems in half and curl by wrapping around a pencil and then glue into the hole on top of the head of spider.

Disclaimer: The information found in each project is presented in good faith, but no warranty is given, nor results guaranteed, nor is freedom from any patent to be inferred. Since we have no control over physical conditions surrounding the application of information herein contained, Plaid Enterprises, Inc. disclaims any liability for untoward results.

Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

Copyright: All Rights Reserved. No part of this Project may be reproduced in any form without permission in writing, except for your personal use, except by reviewer, who may in reviewing this project, quote brief passages in a magazine or newspaper.