Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 30 Minutes (Not Including Dry Time)
How to Make a Bumblebee Clay Pot Planter
This bumblebee is just the decoration you need to buzz into your garden this summer! Plant your favorite bright flowersin the pot, and then keep it outside, or use it to brighten up a room in your home.
Hot glue the ball knob onto the saucer for the head. Glue 4 small wood knobs onto the bottom for feet.
Paint a black basecoat
Paint a black basecoat on the saucer, pot, ball knob and 4 small wood knobs.
Paint or sponge yellow stripes on the clay saucer and pot. Let dry completely.
Blush cheeks with red or pink paint.
Glue on wiggle eyes.
Glue a small green pom pom for a nose.
Bend a section of wire to create antennae. Attach them to head with a mini Glue Dot or by drilling 2 holes into the head. Use a small amount of glue and push the wire ends into the holes.