Planter Pots with Butterfly & Dragonfly

Planter Pots with Butterfly & Dragonfly

Posted by DecoArt on Oct 28th 2020

Add dimension and whimsey to ordinary clay flower pots with Americana® Enchanted™.


    • water container
    • palette or plastic plate
    • paper towels
    • triangular cosmetic sponges
    • small wire cutters
    • 4" terra cotta rose pot
    • E6000 Glue
    • wooden shape
    • small soft flat brush
    • small soft round brush
    • gold craft wire



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Use a small flat brush to paint the wooden cut-outs with Ultra Black Basecoat.
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Use a cosmetic sponge to lightly tap Berry on one terra cotta pot. Repeat with Deep Sapphire on the second pot. Set aside.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Use a round brush to apply Enchanted Shimmer colors of your choice on the dragonfly as desired.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Repeat on the butterfly.
    8. Instruction #4
    9. Use the handle end of a brush to apply Shimmer dots. Let dry. Position and adhere the dragonfly on the Deep Sapphire pot.
    10. Instruction #5
    11. Use wire cutters to cut 7" piece of craft wire. Bend the wire in the center to form a V-shape. Curl the ends to shape antennae. Position and adhere the antennae behind the butterfly's head. Let set. Position and adhere the butterfly on the Berry pot.
    12. Instruction #6