Cactus Vases in Extreme Sheen

Cactus Vases in Extreme Sheen

Posted by DecoArt on Feb 12th 2019

Add color and shine to cactus-shaped vases with Extreme Sheen™.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • artificial flowers
    • paintbrushes
    • unglazed ceramic cactus vases



    Some steps may require several coats; allow to dry in between steps.

    1. Paint both cactus vases in Green Tree.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Blend Vintage Brass and Sapphire to make a dark green and 24K Gold and Aquamarine to make a lighter green. Blend the dark green from the bottom of the vase up and the lighter green from the top down, creating an ombre effect.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Add Pearl to the light green mix and blend it down into center. Blend the original light green mix all the way down to the bottom.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Remove the artificial flowers from their stems and stuff them in the openings on the vase, pinching them tight if needed.
    8. Instruction #4