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DIY Garden Art Plant Waterer

Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

DIY Garden Art Plant Waterer
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DIY Garden Art Plant Waterer

designed by Sandee Setliff

Give those plants a drink even when you're away with this handy and colorful plant waterer.

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Learn more about Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics.


Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

  • Orange Sherbet (DA510)
  • Turf Green (DA520)

DecoArt® Translucent Glass Paint Marker™

  • Black (DGPM14)

Other supplies

  • paper towels
  • rubbing alcohol
  • scissors
  • pencil
  • flat brush (small)
  • computer paper
  • wine bottle


NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Remove any labels from the wine bottle. Clean with a paper towel dampened with rubbing alcohol.
  2. Make your own pattern by using an actual flower and leaf from a plant. Trace onto computer paper and cut them out. Or use the provided Black Eyed Climbing Susan pattern.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Trace around the flower and leaf patterns using a Black Glass Marker. Draw lines for the vines between the flowers.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Paint in the shapes using Orange Sherbet for the flowers and Turf Green for the foliage.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Trace around the shapes again to get a clean line.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Let the bottle surface air-dry for seven days. Bake at 325 degrees for 30 minutes. Once 30 minutes is done, turn off the oven and crack the door to cool completely.
    Step 5 Example
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