Mermaid Decou-paged Terra Cotta Pot

Mermaid Decou-paged Terra Cotta Pot

Posted by DecoArt on Jun 30th 2014

Decoupage a terra cotta pot with a sweet lil mermaid


    • water container
    • paper towels
    • sandpaper
    • scissors
    • 3/4" flat brush
    • terra cotta pot
    • printout of a mermaid
    • variety of blue/aqua scrapbook paper
    • variety of beige scrapbook paper


    1. Using 3/4 flat brush paint the pot with a light coat of Turquoise Blue.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Tear blue/aqua scrap book paper into thin strips. Using 3/4 flat brush adhere to pot with decoupage (do not adhere to pot rim or base)
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Tear beige scrapbook paper pieces (for sand/ocean floor) and adhere around the bottom area of the pot.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Cut out mermaid print and adhere in place, decoupage using 3/4 flat brush.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Distress edges with sandpaper. Using 3/4 flat brush seal entire pot inside and out and base with decoupage.