Saturday, March 15, 2008

Tutorial #4

Alter a pot as a gift or storage containers!

Materials needed:
Plastic pot
MM paint
Ribbon, Flower
Crop a dile

1. prepare your materials. sand your pot a little and paint with gesso. let dry.

2. you can sand the painted gesso and apply another coat of paint afterwards.
3. when dry, attach ribbon around the pot.

4. attach flower with assorted embellishments or button.Photobucket


5. use crop a dile to make 2 holes on each end and attach string.

6. You can now use the pots for storage.

These are our takes on the tutorial

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Happy Altering!!!


Anneke said...

oh you make nice other artwork aswell
you are very talented.
where do you buy your stuff

Liza said...

Yupz, Cabbie is a super talented Scrapper who does Gorgeous Projects! Thank you Cabbie for doing this tutorial! Truly an Inspiration to us all!! I also had fun doing my pail!!

cabbie lopez said...

hi ladies! thanks for the flattering comments. wow! anyway anneke, for this tutorial, i buy the plastic flower pot and string on a hardware store here in the philippines, they have different sizes too. the paints, gesso from a local bookstore. the ribbons, crop a dile and flowers from scrapbook store.

again, thanks for looking!

Wati Basri said...

great tutorial cabbie!

JazzScraps said...

Gorgeous takes ladies!! and thanks for the inspiration Cabbie!!

I've also did my take for this tutorial! hee!
Check it out here:

Liza said...

That is a great take on the tutorial Jazz!! Absolutely Gorgeous!!! Thank you for sharing it with us!

Wati Basri said...

jazzy babe...great take!!

cabbie lopez said...

great play there, jazz!!! i love the color, its so cute!

zabethtan said...

Thank you so much for the good idea Cabbie. I should try it too but needs to buy gesso first. Thank you for sharing.

cabbie lopez said...

thanks girls! i really made this tutorial very easy so that you will all try .. and this is useful too coz you can make it into storage material..