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Striped Terra Cotta Pots

These springtime terra cotta pots are sure to brighten your porch, sunroom, or garden!

At a Glance:

#5450 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Martha Stewart Logo
  • Multi-Surface Paint Logo
supplies

Martha Stewart Crafts ® 2oz Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Craft Paint - Wedding Cake

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $2.39
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Martha Stewart Crafts ® Basic Brush Set - 5pc

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $17.09
Item available exclusively at Walmart

Martha Stewart Crafts ® Color Paint Set May 2014, 5-2 oz.

Number Needed: 1 $0.00 $11.39
Item available exclusively at Walmart
instructions

Other Supplies

Martha Stewart Crafts ® 6oz Tintable Glaze Effect, Small terra cotta pots, Striping brush/comb

Instructions

  1. Make sure your surface is free from dirt and dust.
  2. Using a brush from the basic brush set, paint each pot with a basecoat of Wedding Cake. Let dry completely
  3. Mix first paint color with glazing medium according to bottle instructions.
  4. Using the 1" brush from the basic brush set, paint glaze mixture over wedding cake basecoat on exterior of pot.
  5. While wet, take grain striping comb and create stripes with vertical strokes up and down the exterior of the pot. Set aside and let dry completely.
  6. Repeat steps with remaining colors and pots.

See other ideas in the Martha Stewart Crafts DIY Gift Guide

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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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