Rubber Band Pots

Rubber Band Pots

What You'll Need:

5" Clay Pots
6" Clay Saucers
Rubber Bands
Acrylic Paint: White, Night Sky, True Blue, Licorice
Paintbrushes
Sponge Dabbers
Greenery of Choice
 

Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 30 Minutes per Pot + Dry Time


How to Make Rubber Band Pots

Springtime is here and you know what that means... it's time to garden! Create your own Rubber Band Pots! Use rubber bands to make your design, add paint, and you'll be gardenning in no time.
  • 1 Paint the pots

    Paint the pots white and let dry.

  • 2 Add rubber bands

    Stretch a few rubber bands around each of the pots at different angles.

  • 3 Paint first pot

    Mix a 3:1 ratio of the night sky and licorice colored paints and apply to a pot with a sponge dabber. Paint a saucer to match. Let completely dry and then remove the rubber bands.

  • 4 Paint second pot

    Mix a 3:2:1 ratio of the true blue, night sky and white colored paints and apply to a pot with a sponge dabber. Paint a saucer to match. Let completely dry and then remove the rubber bands.

  • 5 Paint third pot

    Mix a 3:2:1 ratio of the true blue, white and licorice colored paints and apply to a pot with a sponge dabber. Paint a saucer to match. Let completely dry and then remove the rubber bands.

  • 6 Arrange the pots

    Arrange the pots with the greenery as desired.