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DIY Chalkboard Clay Pots

By: Julie Lewis

Create DIY chalkboard claypots you can customize with FolkArt Chalkboard paint!

At a Glance:

Project #15229 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Chalkboard Logo
  • Home Decor Chalk Logo
  • Painting Stencils Logo
supplies

F/A CHALKBOARD - BLACK MULTI-SURFACE 8 OZ.

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Sage, 2 oz. - 6351

Number Needed: 1 $2.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - White Adirondack, 2 oz. - 5936

Number Needed: 1 $2.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Vintage Victorian, 2 oz. - 6343

Number Needed: 1 $2.59
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - Sunset Rose, 8 oz. - 34175

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt Home Decor Chalk - English Lavender, 8 oz. - 36022

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Folkart ® Brush Sets - Lettering and Detail Set - 30775

Number Needed: 1 $6.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Folkart ® Brush Sets - Artist Variety Set, 10 pc. - 50536

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Painting Tools - Stencil Brush 1/4" & Stylus - 50562

Number Needed: 1 $2.49
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Plaid ® Aerosols - Clay Pot Sealer - 6072

Number Needed: 1 $8.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Plaid ® Art Materials - Brush Basin - CS550324

Number Needed: 1 $5.99
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instructions

Other Supplies

  • 1" Flat brush, ¼" Stencil brush, #1 Liner brush
  • FolkArt Stencil #39269
  • 4" Clay pot
  • 5" Clay pot
  • Super jumbo craft sticks
  • Chalk
  • Paper plates
  • Paper towels

Instructions

  1. Paint bottom sections of pots with several coats of chalkboard paint allowing dry time between coats. When totally dry, condition surface by rubbing the side of a piece of chalk over surface and wipe with towel.
  2. Paint one rim English Lavender and the other Sage. Let dry.
  3. Stencil border from one Peel & Stick stencil onto one rim with White Adirondack. Stencil border from second stencil onto second pot in same color.
  4. Use opposite end of brush to create dots for centers.
  5. Paint accent flowers onto body of pots as shown using round and liner brush.

Plant Markers
  • Paint jumbo craft sticks with chalkboard paint. Tape off ends and paint in chalk colors shown. Use liner brush to create decorative accents.

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.

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