Clay Pot Critter-Red Crab
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Clay Pot Critter-Red Crab

This adorable clay pot critter comes to life with DecoArt® Patio Paint!
Designed by DecoArt Design Team
Craft Time: 60+ minutes
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Material List

  • DecoArt® Patio Paint: Geranium Red, Carnation Pink
  • 6-inch Standard Clay Pot
  • Foam Sheet: Red
  • Wiggle eyes (2)
  • Scissors
  • Low-Temp Glue Gun and Glue Sticks (ADULT USE ONLY)
  • Tracing and Transfer Paper
  • Pen or stylus
  • #12 Flat Brush
  • Water Container
  • Palette or Plastic Plates
  • Paper Towels
  • Pom Pom, optional (for pink dots)

Project Instructions

Step: 1

Note: Let paint dry between steps.

Step: 2

Paint body with Geranium Red.

Step: 3

Trace and transfer claw and fin patterns onto red foam. Use scissors to cut out.

Step: 4

ADULT: Glue fins, claws and wiggle eyes to body as shown.

Step: 5

Use pom pom or tip of brush handle and Carnation Pink to dot body.


Use photo as a guide and follow manufacturer’s instructions for all products used.