DIY Brush Stroke Pots


My kitchen window in front of my sink needed a little brightening up. I've seen "brush stroke" type crafts on Pinterest, and I thought it'd be the perfect thing to add to some pots for some more color. They look adorable in my window!
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You'll need the following materials.
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First, I painted my terra cotta pots white. Once dry, I painted the top "rim" of the pots with a different color.
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Then, using a paint brush, I painted "brush strokes" around the pot in different colors until I was satisfied with the coverage.
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I sealed the pots with a clear gloss, and planted some cute little succulents. They're the perfect pots!
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I also just recently added a matching terra cotta saucer underneath to catch any water drainage, painted to match the color of the rims.
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Amanda @ Dwelling In Happiness

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  • Debbie Testin
    on Nov 25, 2018

    Seeing that terra cotta is a porous material fit u seal the inside of the pot before you planted?

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