Mosaic

Stenciled & Mosaic Flowerpots

By  Tammie Wilson  for  Delta Creative, Inc.

sizes: 7" and 9"

Materials

  • Clay pots: 7”; 9”
  • Assorted coordinating sea glass and flat marbles

Tools

  • Paints*: Ceramcoat Acrylic: Green Tea; Texture Magic Dimensional: White; Spring Green; Green Whisper
  • Disposable Peel & Stick Stencils*: Large Sprig
  • Texture Magic Easy-Grip Spreaders*
  • Flat bristle paintbrush
  • *Products by Delta Creative, Inc.
  • Note
  • 1. Flowerpots are for decorative use only. Plants should be kept in plastic pots and removed from decorative containers for watering.
  • Stencilled Flowerpot
  • 1. Wash and dry pot.
  • 2. Basecoat outer pot and lip Green Tea.
  • 3. Squeeze large puddles of White and Spring Green onto paper plate.
  • 4. Squeeze Cashmere onto pot; use finger to spread thin layer out, working 1/3 of pot at a time. While still wet, randomly add some White and Spring Green. Blend colors as desired.
  • 5. Repeat step 4 as you work around pot. Set aside to dry.
  • 6. Adhere stencil to rim. Use rounded spreader to apply Spring Green and Green Whisper to stencil openings; blend as desired. Remove stencil and set pot aside to dry.
  • Mosaic Flowerpot
  • 1. Wash and dry pot.
  • 2. Basecoat outer pot and lip Green Tea.
  • 3. Squeeze Green Whisper onto pot; use finger to spread thin layer out, working 1/3 of pot at a time. While still wet, randomly add some White and Spring Green. Blend colors as desired.
  • 4. Repeat step 3 as you work around pot. Set aside to dry.
  • 5. Pour sea glass and marbles onto paper plate. Use rounded spreader to apply generous coat of Green Whisper to 1/3 of pot. Press sea glass and marbles into paint as desired. Continue until pot is covered. Set aside to dry.