Clay Pot Toadstools – Crafts by Amanda


These colourful clay pot toadstools are made with terra-cotta pots and saucers which are adorned with vivid and cheery paint colours. They’re a lovely addition to your backyard decor and are literally fairly easy to create.

Clay Pot Toadstools

Why we love this venture

Making your out of doors house really feel whimsical and welcoming could be so simple as including just a few assertion items all through. That’s the place these cute clay pot toadstools are available!

Together with another enjoyable backyard crafts like a watering can that pours crystals and even some beaded garden sparklers, you’re yard can be swimming with DIY initiatives that’ll spark some enjoyable dialog.

Clay Pot Toadstools

Useful Mission Data:

  • Age Degree: 12 and up
  • Mess Issue: Medium (paint)
  • Degree of Problem: Medium
  • Time to Full: Lower than 1 hour energetic
  • Price Estimate: Lower than $15.00 relying on what provides you’ve got readily available

Craft provides you have to

supplies for making Clay Pot Toadstools

Get full checklist of provides and instructions within the printable model on the finish of this publish.

These step-by-step photographs and directions are right here that will help you visualize methods to make this venture. Please scroll down to easily print out the directions!

  1. Take away all labels from the pots and saucers.
  2. Decide structure by turning the pots the other way up and start stacking the saucers the other way up on prime of the pots. Stack the saucers from largest to smallest on the very prime.stacked terracotta pots
  3. As soon as pleased with the location, resolve on the colour for every mushroom after which separate the saucers in order that they don’t get combined up whereas portray.
  4. Apply a coat of white multi-surface paint to all the pots utilizing the most important paintbrush. Paint the within of the pots as properly to seal all surfaces of the terracotta clay. Let the paint dry totally earlier than making use of a second coat of paint and add as many coats of paint as wanted till desired protection is achieved.painting terra cotta pots white
  5. Paint the saucers in several multi-surface paints. Let the paint dry totally earlier than making use of a second coat of paint and add as many coats of paint as wanted till desired protection is achieved.painting terracotta saucers in light blue
  6. As soon as dry, stack the saucers by coloration to kind mushroom tops and paint white polka-dots in various sizes throughout. Apply a second coat for higher protection.painting white dots on top of colorful painted terra cotta pots
  7. Flip the now painted pots the other way up and start assembling the mushrooms. Working rapidly, apply hot glue between every layer of pot and saucers till the toadstool mushroom is shaped. Gently press the items collectively because the glue dries. Repeat for remaining terracotta pot mushrooms.placing saucer on top of terra cotta pot
  8. Place them in your backyard to take pleasure in.

Knowledgeable Crafting Suggestions

  • For those who’d like, use various sizes of clay pots and switch them the other way up on prime of eachother to realize a mushroom form as an alternative of stacking saucers collectively. If yow will discover the spherical clay pots close to you, this might work good as properly!
  • It’s possible you’ll apply a transparent coat on prime of the completed product if desired.
  • As a substitute of portray circles with paintbrushes, you could possibly use varied sizes of spouncer sponges for a faster consequence.
Clay Pot Toadstools in the yard

Add a colourful pop to your out of doors house with these cute clay pot toadstools. Out of all of our clay pot crafts, these little mushrooms are undoubtedly amongst our favorites!

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Clay Pot Toadstools

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Clay Pot Toadstools

Add a colourful pop to your out of doors house with these cute clay pot toadstools!

Prep Time0 minutes

Crafting Time45 minutes

Dry Time30 minutes

Complete Time1 hr 15 minutes

Makes: 5 toadstools

Provides

Blue Toadstool

  • 1 5.5” pot
  • 5” saucer
  • 1 6” saucer
  • 1 7.5” saucer

Massive Purple Toadstool

  • 1 4.5” pot with one 6” saucer
  • 1 4” saucer

Small Purple Toadstool

  • 1 3” pot
  • 1 4.5” saucer

Massive Inexperienced Toadstool

  • 1 4” pot
  • 1 6” saucer
  • 1 4” saucer

Yellow Toadstool

  • 1 3.5” pot
  • 2 4” saucers

DecoArt Americana Multi-Floor Satin Paints

  • Cottonball
  • Lipstick
  • Canary
  • Sky Blue
  • Gentle Jade

Directions

  • Take away all labels from the pots and saucers.

  • Decide structure by turning the pots the other way up and start stacking the saucers the other way up on prime of the pots. Stack the saucers from largest to smallest on the very prime.

  • As soon as pleased with the location, resolve on the colour for every mushroom after which separate the saucers in order that they don’t get combined up whereas portray.

  • Apply a coat of white multi-surface paint to all the pots utilizing the most important paintbrush.

  • Paint the within of the pots as properly to seal all surfaces of the terracotta clay. Let the paint dry totally earlier than making use of a second coat of paint and add as many coats of paint as wanted till desired protection is achieved.

  • Paint the saucers in several multi-surface paints. Let the paint dry totally earlier than making use of a second coat of paint and add as many coats of paint as wanted till desired protection is achieved.

  • As soon as dry, stack the saucers by coloration to kind mushroom tops and paint white polka-dots in various sizes throughout. Apply a second coat for higher protection.

  • Flip the now painted pots the other way up and start assembling the mushrooms. Working rapidly, apply scorching glue between every layer of pot and saucers till the toadstool mushroom is shaped. Gently press the items collectively because the glue dries. Repeat for remaining terracotta pot mushrooms.

Knowledgeable Suggestions & FAQs

  • For the paintbrushes, we used assorted sizes (high quality tip, high quality angled tip, 1⁄2” flat, and a pair of” flat).

This publish initially appeared right here on July 16, 2021.

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