Ladybug Luminaries

Clay Pot Ladybug Luminaries

What You'll Need:

2" to 3" Clay Pots
Red Americana Multi Surface Paint
Black Americana Multi Surface Paint
Wiggle Eyes
Battery Votive
E6000 Adhesive
Paint Brushes
Sponge Dabbers
Wooden Ball

Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Beginer
Approximate Time: 45 Minutes

How to Make Ladybug Luminaries

We found an insect that won't bug anoyone! You'll love having these Ladybug Luminaries in your garden. Nestle these cute little critters next to a potted plant, or flip their tea lights on and use them to mark the edges of a garden path at night.
  • 1 Paint pot red

    Paint the pot red and let dry completely.

  • 2 Paint wood ball black

    Paint the wood ball black and let dry completely.

  • 3 Add details

    Draw a narrow V onto the pot and fill it in with black paint. Use a sponge dabber to apply black polka dots. Let dry completely.

  • 4 Attach wood ball

    Glue the wood ball near the base of the pot below the V. Let dry completely.

  • 5 Add wiggle eyes

    Add wiggle eyes to the wood ball.

  • 6 Place a votive

    Place a battery powered votive inside the pot.