Colorfully Crackled Flower Holder

Colorfully Crackled Flower Holder

Posted by DecoArt on May 9th 2016

Hold bright spring flowers in bright, crackled color with Americana Decor® Chalky Finish and Crackle Medium.


    • soft cloth
    • large flat brush
    • Mason jar
    • twine
    • shutter
    • sanding tool


    1. Apply an even coat of Crackle Medium to the wooden shutter. (If you would like a different color to show through the cracks, apply a basecoat of choice and then the Crackle Medium.)
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Paint over the dried Crackle Medium with Remembrance. (The paint will crackle almost immediately.)
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Paint the Mason jar in Whisper.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Use a sanding tool to gently sand the raised areas of the jar to remove the paint. Use a soft cloth to remove the paint dust. Cure in an oven according to label instructions.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Wrap the neck of the jar with twine. Push the ends of the twine through the shutter and tie them in a knot on the back.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Make a loop with the excess twine and use that to hang the completed project.
    12. Instruction #6