Terracotta Painted Pots

How to create terracotta painted pots

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    Step By Step Instructions


    Paint the pot with two coats of paint

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    Paint the pot with the paint, using two coats of paint if necessary, and leave to dry completely.


    Draw your design onto the pot using a pencil

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    Draw your design onto the pot using the pencil. Try to keep the lines quite faint. Use an eraser to remove any mistakes.


    Using a Dremel Multi-Tool engrave over the pencil lines

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    Follow the pencil lines on the pot using the Dremel 300 Series with a diamond wheel point 7105. It is a good idea to practise on a spare pot (or use the base) before you start the final design. Brush off any dust with a soft, dry paintbrush.


    Finished Project

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    Finished Project


    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.