A Simple Wiping Technique Adds
Style to the Painted Clay Pot
lacquer thinner or acetone from hardware store
4″ clay rose pots
- Basecoat pots with Super Silver, applying approx. 12″ from surface. Let dry.
- Apply 2 coats of Ivory or Basil to individual pots. Let dry.
- Wad paper towel around your index finger and saturate tip with lacquer thinner or acetone. Then wipe away color in random areas of the pot. Vary how deep you remove the color, some areas down to the terra cotta, others just to the silver basecoat. Reapply solvent as needed to wipe all of pot.
Project Tip: Choose any topcoat colors to personalize your pots.