Terra Cotta Christmas Tree craft

Today I'm going to share how to make these adorable {and crafty!} Terra Cotta Pot Christmas Trees!    This tutorial will show how to make the 3-pot tall trees. To make the 4-pot tall tree, just add an additional larger pot to the bottom. First you'll need to gather your supplies... * 3" pot * TWO 4" pots * 6" pot * 6" saucer * Mod Podge or Elmer's glue * glitter * Spray Paint - Krylon Olive & Krylon Leather Brown * Primer (spray or paint) * Acrylic Paint - Americana Santa Red * red sequins First things first, you must prime your pots (boring, but necessary). … [Read more...]

pom-pom terra cotta christmas trees

Hey friends! Today I'm {finally} going to show you my 3rd and final Christmas Tree I made from terra cotta pots. This is the first one I showed you guys almost 3 weeks ago: And then a week later I showed you my favorite of the three - the silver Christmas Tree. Here are one and two together: The final tree I made is a pot larger than the other two. I just used an additional larger pot on the bottom to make it stand taller. (For complete instructions on how to make these pots, click HERE.) I wanted a fun tree that my kids could enjoy, so I used … [Read more...]

Silver Christmas Tree from terra-cotta pots

Did you see the Christmas Tree I made last week using terra-cotta pots? Please let me introduce Christmas Tree #2! I told you guys I was making a total of THREE Christmas Trees & I don't joke around about my crafts! I made this tree by spray painting the pots silver (instead of green). I also bought some silver acrylic paint and hand-painted silver swirls all over the pots. I didn't want them to be bold, I just wanted a hint or shimmer of swirls, and honestly, I love the outcome! I also bought two sizes of sequins in an aqua color and glued the smaller sequin … [Read more...]

Christmas Tree from terra-cotta pots

MERRY CHRISTMAS! Ya, ya, I know, it's NOT EVEN TURKEY DAY YET! BUT, and that's a big fat BUT... Don't you want some Christmas crafts NOW so that you can make them for the entire Holiday Season? Ya, that's what I thought! You are welcome! Make an adorable Christmas Tree out of terra-cotta flower pots! (Isn't this just adorable?) Do you want to know how to make this? And I'm going to be extra super nice and include a cost break-down for you as well. Yippie! If I've peaked your interest and you want to make one, read on! This isn't a hard craft. You'll love … [Read more...]