Tracey Cartledge Artist

Here is my step-by-step guide to show you how I created this cheerful, summery mosaic flower pot for the garden. You can also buy a kit to help you to make your own!!

You will need:

 MATERIALS

  • Plain 29cm terracotta flower pot – B & Q (price £4.50)
  • PVA Bonding(builders strength) – B& Q or local builders’ merchants approximately £8.00/2.5 litres
  • Acrylic paint (Daler Rowney, hooker’s green) – local art & craft suppliers/art shop/or online:   http://www.artdiscount.co.uk/ £2.65/120ml tube
  • Cementitious tile adhesive (outdoor quality) – Topps Tiles or Tiles UK, eg. BAL Rapidset Grey 5kg, £10.49
  • Grout (outdoor quality, wide joint, grey) – Topps Tiles or Tiles UK, eg. BAL Wide Joint Grout Grey, 3.5kg £10.49

 TOOLS

  • China marker
  • Tile nippers
  • Safety specs
  • Grout squeegee 

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