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Colorfully Crackled Flower Holder

Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™

Colorfully Crackled Flower Holder
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Colorfully Crackled Flower Holder

designed by Morena Hockley

Hold bright spring flowers in bright, crackled color with Americana DecorĀ® Chalky Finish and Crackle Medium.

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Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™ Paint

  • Remembrance (ADC23)

Americana Decor® Specialty Products

  • Crackle Medium (ADM08)

Americana® Chalky Finish for Glass™

  • Whisper (ADCG05)

Other supplies

  • soft cloth
  • large flat brush
  • Mason jar
  • twine
  • shutter (wooden)
  • sanding tool


  1. Apply an even coat of Crackle Medium to the wooden shutter. (If you would like a different color to show through the cracks, apply a basecoat of choice and then the Crackle Medium.)
    Step 0 Example
  2. Paint over the dried Crackle Medium with Remembrance. (The paint will crackle almost immediately.)
    Step 1 Example
  3. Paint the Mason jar in Whisper.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Use a sanding tool to gently sand the raised areas of the jar to remove the paint. Use a soft cloth to remove the paint dust. Cure in an oven according to label instructions.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Wrap the neck of the jar with twine. Push the ends of the twine through the shutter and tie them in a knot on the back.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Make a loop with the excess twine and use that to hang the completed project.
    Step 5 Example