Kristin
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How to Easily Age Terra Cotta Pots


Easily age your terra cotta pots resulting in a beautiful aged patina.
Easily age your terra cotta pots resulting in a beautiful aged patina.
Grab whatever paint you have on hand, think creamy antique colors, a sponge and wax.  The wax will protect it from moisture and make the pots more durable.
Grab whatever paint you have on hand, think creamy antique colors, a sponge and wax. The wax will protect it from moisture and make the pots more durable.
Mix the paint with a good amount of wax till smooth.
Mix the paint with a good amount of wax till smooth.
Take a sponge and apply the paint mixture onto the terra-cotta pot leaving certain areas of the pot lightly exposed.
Take a sponge and apply the paint mixture onto the terra-cotta pot leaving certain areas of the pot lightly exposed.
That's it, I swear, took about 2 minutes per pot.
That's it, I swear, took about 2 minutes per pot.
how to easily age terra cotta pots, crafts, gardening
how to easily age terra cotta pots, crafts, gardening
how to easily age terra cotta pots, crafts, gardening
how to easily age terra cotta pots, crafts, gardening
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