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Colorful Tropical Tiered Flower Pot Display

Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

Colorful Tropical Tiered Flower Pot Display
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Colorful Tropical Tiered Flower Pot Display

designed by Doreen Hill

Show off the work of a green thumb on this plant stand, painted in Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics.

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Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics

  • Canary (DA514)
  • Chartreuse (DA517)
  • Cotton Ball (DA500)
  • Deep Turquoise (DA524)
  • Orange Sherbet (DA510)
  • Pink Tropics (DA561)
  • Purple Sunset (DA568)

Patio Paint Outdoor™

  • Glorious Gold (Metallic) (DCP400)

Other supplies

  • sandpaper (or metal brush)
  • flat brush
  • painter's tape
  • terra cotta pot
  • foam brush
  • stencil of your choice
  • embellishments of choice (dirt, flowers)
  • primer (with rust inhibitor)
  • plant stand


NOTE: Let dry completely between painting steps.

  1. Remove any rust from the plant stand with an abrasive tool such as a metal brush or sandpaper and prime with a rust inhibitor. Once cleaned, paint the entire stand in white.
    Step 0 Example
  2. Paint each of the terra cotta pots in a separate color such as pink, yellow, orange, blue, purple, and yellow.
    Step 1 Example
  3. Using Glorious Gold (Metallic), paint the rim and the entire inside of pots. Adhere small stencils of choice to the pots with painter's tape.
    Step 2 Example
  4. Gently dab paint onto the stencil, using a contrasting color of choice. Repeat for all pots.
    Step 3 Example
  5. Fill each pot with dirt; drop a plant into the pot, and top with moss greenery.
    Step 4 Example
  6. Arrange the pots in the tiered plant stand.
    Step 5 Example


Display the plant stand on your porch or garden, creating a tropical paradise. It's also a great way to brighten up a foyer.