Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 30 Minutes (Not Including Dry Time)
How to Make a Ladybug Clay Pot Planter
This ladybug will feel right at home with all of your other potted plants! Fill it with soil and plant a fern, flower or vegetable, or use floral foam and artificial flowers to create a summery arrangement that you can keep forever.
Hot glue head and feet
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 onto the ball knob and 4 small wood knobs.
Paint the clay saucer red. Let dry completely.
Paint the 4" pot red and trim with black.
Use a dabber to make black spots on the saucer and pot.
Dot eyes on ball knob with white paint and then black paint.
Bend a section of wire to create antennae and attach to her with a mini glue dot, or drill 2 holes inot the head. Use a small amount of glue and push the wire ends into the holes.