Love Potion No. 9 Bottle

Love Potion No. 9 Bottle

Posted by DecoArt on Jan 15th 2015

Turn a found bottle into a fun Valentine's decoration with Americana® Acrylics.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • rubbing alcohol
    • scissors
    • #10 flat brush
    • #1 liner brush
    • small glass bottle with cork lid
    • wooden heart shape
    • jute or hemp cord
    • two cosmetic sponges



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Clean the bottle surface with rubbing alcohol and paper towels. Let dry completely.
    2. Use a cosmetic sponge lightly dipped in Lavender to pounce all around the entire bottle. Repeat as needed. Let dry completely.
    3. Use a separate cosmetic sponge lightly dipped in Purple Passion to pounce all over the Lavender. Let dry completely.
    4. Use the #10 flat brush to paint the wooden heart shape True Red. Let dry completely.
    5. Use the #1 liner brush with Snow White to paint the words “Love Potion” on the heart and “No. 9” on the center of bottle.
    6. Use scissors to cut a 10” piece of jute or hemp cord. Wrap it around the neck of the bottle; tie the heart to it.


    "no. 9" Pattern