Pot o' Gold Candy Dish

By  Meggan Maravich 

size: 10"

  • Pot o' Gold Candy Dish


  • Terra cotta pot and saucer, 6"
  • Glass ivy bowl, 4"
  • Wooden bead, 1"


  • DecoArt: Americana Acrylic Paints: Festive Green, Foliage Green, Lt. Avocado, Antique Gold, Lamp Black; Crystal Craft Twinkles
  • Glue gun and sticks

Basic Supplies

  • ruler, paintbrush, newspaper (to cover work surface)

Pattern - Pot o' Gold Candy Dish

  • 1. Adults, help kids when using glue gun.
  • 2. On covered work surface, paint pot, saucer, and wooden bead Festive Green. Let dry.
  • 3. Print and cut out pattern. Transfer hat pattern onto sides of pot.
  • 4. Paint pot rim Foliage Green. Use end of paintbrush handle to add Festive Green polka dots. Dot saucer rim Foliage Green.
  • 5. Paint: hat Foliage Green, hat band Lamp Black, buckle Antique Gold, and shamrock Foliage Green. Let dry. Dot hat Avocado and shamrock Festive Green. Let dry.
  • 6. Use paintbrush to paint pot and saucer with Crystal Craft Twinkles. Let dry.
  • 7. Use black marker to outline hat and sections on pot and saucer.
  • 8. Use glue gun to glue wooden bead on top of saucer.
  • 9. To assemble, turn pot upside down. Use glue gun to glue ivy bowl on bottom of pot. Fill ivy bowl with candy. Position saucer on top of ivy bowl (for lid).