Who says clay pots have to be boring? Dress-up your garden with these stenciled flower pots. Springs is in the air and with the warm months coming we here at Plaid want to help you get ready for this time of year. For all you crafters with a green thumb, we know you are itching to get out into your gardens. Before you start planting, make sure you have some nice places to store your flowers. Laura Bray recently designed these botanical flower pots, and now you can to. These pots are very easy to create and all you will need are a few supplies. This is a project anyone can make. Transform a boring pot into something beautiful. You can find all the supplies you need below, along with their instructions. To see more crafty creations from Laura check out her blog here.
Amy from Positively Splendid takes the standard issue clay pot and turns it into something fabulous with a little paint! I’m so impressed with the bold colors and her tiered effect – what a perfect way to brighten up a porch without spending a lot of money. You have to visit her blog entry right here for the full tutorial. And I must say, if you are interested in using acrylic paint that is weather resistant, consider FolkArt Outdoor.
Have you ever worked with Chalkboard Paint? If you haven’t, you are going to LOVE it! You can turn any porous surface into something to write on (with chalk, of course). View the video above, and then visit here for more information about our Chalkboard Paint. The link includes some inspiration, like the projects below: