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SKILL LEVEL

Personalize your garden space and create unique gifts this season by etching terracotta painted pots.

by Dremel ®

204 PROJECTS

Supplies Needed For This Project

TOOL

8220 12VMax High-Performance Cordless

Model # 8220

ACCESSORY

191 High Speed Cutter

Model # 191

ACCESSORY

9910 Tungsten Carbide Cutter

Model # 9910

ACCESSORY

9904 Tungsten Carbide Cutter

Model # 9904

Materials

  • 1

    Terracotta Pots
  • 1

    Paint
  • 1

    Painting Supplies

Let's Get Started

To reduce the risk of injury user must read instruction manuals for all tools used in this project. Wear eye and respiratory protection. Use clamps to support work piece whenever practical.

STEP 1

Step 1

Apply a thick layer of paint to the pot and leave to dry completely.

STEP 2

Step 2

Draw your desired design onto the pot using a pencil.

STEP 3

Step 3

Use clamps or other practical way to secure and support the workpiece to a stable platform. Etch over your pencil design using a Dremel rotary tool with an engraving accessory like the 191 bit. Experiment taking several passes over the design to adjust the width of your line. If you are decorating a few pots, we recommend using a fluted Tungsten Carbide Cutter like our 9904 or 9910 bit.

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