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Nautical Seahorse Terra Cotta Pot

Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™

Nautical Seahorse Terra Cotta Pot
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Nautical Seahorse Terra Cotta Pot

designed by PLA Schneider

Make a nautical themed terra cotta pot and bring the sea to your home

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Learn more about Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™.


Americana Decor® Chalky Finish™ Paint

  • Escape (ADC20)
  • Everlasting (ADC01)
  • Primitive (ADC26)
  • Romance (ADC06)

Other supplies

  • palette or plastic plate
  • paper towels
  • pencil
  • 3/4" flat brush
  • #8 round brush
  • 1" painter's tape


  1. Using 3/4 flat brush, paint outside of pot with 2 coats of Everlasting.
  2. Tape off 2 stripes (width will depend on the size of your pot. Using 3/4 flat brush paint the stripes in Primitive.
  3. Using 3/4 flat brush paint the inside of the pot (and top part of rim) with Escape. Rinse brush and paint the base with Primitive.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Using a pencil, trace the seahorse and stars pattern onto the pot (refer to photo for placement)
  5. Using #8 round brush, paint the seahorse in Escape and while still wet, add accents in Everlasting.
  6. Using #8 round brush, add accents to seahorse and paint the stars in Romance.