DecoArt® Americana® Spring Bunny Clay Gift Pot
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DecoArt® Americana® Spring Bunny Clay Gift Pot

Welcome Easter and Spring with this cute Bunny Gift Pot. Fill it with Easter goodies, little presents or a colorful flowering plant! Omit the Easter Eggs from the design and this would make a delightful container for baby onsies and bath items.

Designed by Jean Kievlan for DecoArt® Americana®.

Craft Time: 60+ minutes
Uses Recycled Items: No
 
 
 
 
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Americana Acrylic Paint

 

Material List

  • DecoArt® Americana® Acrylic Paint:
  • Snow White
  • Royal Fuchsia
  • Hauser Light Green
  • Bright Yellow
  • Tangelo Orange
  • Raw Sienna
  • Terra Cotta
  • Light Cinnamon
  • Petal Pink
  • Baby Blue
  • True Blue
  • Ebony Black
  • Pistachio Mint
  • Avocado
  • Wisteria
  • DecoArt® Multi-Purpose Sealer™
  • DecoArt® Americana® Matte Spray Sealer™
  • Large Terra Cotta Pot, 8"
  • Paintbrushes: 1/2" Flat, #8 and #4 Shader, #1 Round
  • Natural Sponge
  • Fine Point Marker – Black
  • Gray Graphite Transfer Paper
 

Project Instructions

Wipe pot clean with a damp cloth. Let dry.

Paint bottom of pot Baby Blue.

Paint rim and interior of pot Hauser Light Green. Sponge Pistachio Mint onto pot rim.

Transfer pattern to pot using graphite paper.

Paint sun Bright Yellow. Shade interior edge of sun with Tangelo Orange. Add Baby Pink cheeks to the sun. When dry, highlight each cheek with a dot of Snow White.  

Draw mouth on sun with a fine tip Black marker. Dot eyes with Ebony Black.

Paint bunny Snow White. Shade edges of bunny with Raw Sienna lightened with Snow White. Paint nose, cheek and shade inside of bunny’s ear with Petal Pink.

Highlight cheek with a Snow White dot. Dot eyes Ebony Black. Draw mouth and whiskers with a fine tip Black marker.

Paint tree trunk Raw Sienna. Highlight trunk with Raw Sienna lightened with Snow White. Shade trunk with Light Cinnamon.

Paint leaf area of tree with Pistachio Mint. Shade edge of foliage with Hauser Light Green.

Dot Petal Pink circles on foliage. While still wet, tip the #1 round brush with Snow White, then “stir” a highlight in each dot.

Paint one egg Wisteria with a Snow White stripe. Add Royal Fuchsia stripes to each side of the White stripe.

Dot a Petal Pink flower on White band. Tip #1 brush in Snow White, then “stir” a highlight in the dot.

Paint leaves near flower Hauser Light Green. Dot remainder of egg with Petal Pink.

Paint remaining egg Pistachio Mint with a Petal Pink stripe. Add Wisteria stripes to each side of Petal Pink stripe. Dot all stripes with Snow White.

Paint ground area and leaves with Hauser Light Green. Add shading to leaf edges and ground with Avocado.

Paint flowers Petal Pink. Paint interior petals Royal Fuchsia. Dot flower center Tangelo Orange. Highlight center with Snow White. 1

If desired, seal pot with DecoArt® Americana® Matte Spray Sealer.

Tips

Use a #4 flat brush to shade the bunny, sun, tree and grass.

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