A Decorative Paint Finish To Revive A 100-Year Old Jug

A Reader Asks For Ideas To Repaint A Very Old Water Jug I received an email from Yogesh, asking for help with trying his hand at applying a decorative paint technique of some sort to a 100-year old pot he really wanted to repaint. That first email didn't have enough information for me to properly answer him, so I asked him to email me again with … [Read more...]

Faux Terra Cotta Paint Technique

How Can I Add An Antiqued Effect With Paint To My Terra Cotta Planter? I received an email from Kris who asked: Great articles on The-Artistic-Garden ... How can I make my terra cotta planter look older or antique with white paint? Do I brush it on and wipe it off? I'd like the details to have a little white left in the cracks. My reply: Hi … [Read more...]