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Garden Planter DIY Project Idea

Create a faux moss effect on a planter using FolkArt Painted Finishes.

At a Glance:

#6430 Skill Level: Intermediate Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • FolkArt  Logo
  • Painted Finishes Logo
supplies

FolkArt ® Painted Finishes - Brush Set, 3 pc.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $4.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Painted Finishes - Light Moss, 4 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart

FolkArt ® Painted Finishes - Dark Moss, 4 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $7.99
Item available exclusively at Walmart
instructions

Other Supplies

Planter, Hair dryer, Plastic knife, Styrofoam bowl, Spray water bottle

Instructions

  1. Use brush to dab on Light Moss randomly on planter surface.
  2. Use brush to dab on Dark Moss on top of Light Moss. Spritz with water to blend and create runs of color. Continue until desired look is achieved.
  3. Place a small amount of Light Moss in Styrofoam bowl and the same amount of Dark Moss in another bowl. Use a hair dryer to evaporate some of the moisture. Use a plastic knife to scoop out the thickened moss paint and press in place where you might want added texture.

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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.

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