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Garden Planter DIY Project Idea

Create a faux moss effect on a planter using FolkArt Painted Finishes.
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Supplies

FolkArt ® Painted Finishes - Brush Set, 3 pc.
Item #5080
Get the most out of your FolkArt Painted Finishes projects with this three-piece brush set. Ideal for thick or textured paint, these flag-tipped brushes have natural bristles designed for maximum hold and smooth application. Whether you’re creating a concrete look on a terra cotta pot or adding decorative moss to a lawn ornament, these brushes give you high quality results. Excellent for a wide variety of home decor and painted finishes projects, these 1 inch brushes are reusable and clean up easily with soap and water.

$4.99

FolkArt ® Painted Finishes - Light Moss, 4 oz.
Item #5104
Light Moss is a light green tone that adds variety in FolkArt’s Carded Moss Finishes Kit. Pair with Dark Moss to create an authentic moss look. Transform the look of your projects using these creative finish options. Add rustic, but contemporary, flair to your indoor or outdoor decor pieces with these easy to use, non-toxic paint finishes. Since they can be used on a variety of surfaces, including wood, metal, terra cotta, or plastic, the finish options are almost endless

$7.99

FolkArt ® Painted Finishes - Dark Moss, 4 oz.
Item #5105
Dark Moss is a dark green tone that adds depth in FolkArt’s Carded Moss Finishes Kit. Pair with Light Moss to create an authentic moss look. Transform the look of your projects using these creative finish options. Add rustic, but contemporary, flair to your indoor or outdoor decor pieces with these easy to use, non-toxic paint finishes. Since they can be used on a variety of surfaces, including wood, metal, terra cotta, or plastic, the finish options are almost endless.

$7.99

Other Supplies
Planter
Hair dryer
Plastic knife
Styrofoam bowl
Spray water bottle

Instructions

  1. Use brush to dab on Light Moss randomly on planter surface.
  2. Use brush to dab on Dark Moss on top of Light Moss. Spritz with water to blend and create runs of color. Continue until desired look is achieved.
  3. Place a small amount of Light Moss in Styrofoam bowl and the same amount of Dark Moss in another bowl. Use a hair dryer to evaporate some of the moisture. Use a plastic knife to scoop out the thickened moss paint and press in place where you might want added texture.

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