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Old 07-01-2002, 03:19 AM
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Watermelon Clay Pot Windchime

Watermelon Clay Pot Windchime

4 clay pot
1 clay pot
1 yd. medium jute
3 macrame beads
Acrylic Paints - red, dark forest green, leaf green, black and white
Spray matte sealer

Leaving the rims, paint small and large clay pots red. Paint small and large rims dark green. With brush, stiple stripes of light green onto rim about 1 wide. Stiple white edge of rim going a little up onto red. Use black paint to paint seeds onto both small and large pots. Use a small brush to paint squiggle lines next to dark green area. Spray seal painted area. String jute through hole of small pot and knot. Tie second bead onto jute about 3 up from small pot. Knot. String up through large hole in large pot and knot again about 1 above pot. String the third bead and make another knot. Make a loop and knot together jute about 7 above the pot.

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Old 07-02-2002, 09:57 AM
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I sure like these windchimes. I think I will go get some pots and get to painting.

Thanks for the idea.;-)


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