You are going to love this collection of gorgeous Painted Clay Pot Critters and they are perfect for your home and garden. Be sure to check out the whole collection now.

Painted Clay Pot Critters

There is an endless fascination with Clay Pots, otherwise known as Terracotta Pots and with good reason. There are so many wonderful projects and Clay Pot saucers and pots are inexpensive.

They can be upcyled into so many fabulous things that you are spoilt for choice.

Painted Clay Pot Critters

What we love about these Clay Pot Critters the most is how easy they are to make. Why not create a Clay Pot Lighthouse or a Clay Pot Horse?

Chances are that you have a discarded pot sitting around in a corner of the garden. Now you can do something with it.

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Now you can do something with it like turn it into a cute pig. We love this version that we found on Pinterest and it’s a great project for the kids.

You will bring so much personality to your surroundings. Scroll our page and check out all the versions.

Clay Pot Frog via Pinterest

How To Make Clay Pot Frog

  1. Use flat brush to paint outside of all pots Lime Green. Let dry. Paint inside of large pot Bright Baby Pink and inside of all small pots Lime Green.  Let dry.
  2.  Use liner brush to paint the bottom inside of two of small pots Wicker White. Paint a black inner ring around opening of bottom of pot.
  3. Use handle end of liner brush dipped in white to create dot highlight for eye.  Let dry.
  4.  Glue pots with eyes to large pot. Glue two pots to back end of large pot for legs.
  5. Glue remaining pots to front rim of large pot for front legs.
  6.  Use handle end of paintbrush to dot nose on rim in Licorice and dots on legs in Wicker White. Let dry.

Painted Clay Pot Critters

How To Make Clay Pot Bumble Bee -:

  1. Paint 4″ rose pot medium yellow. Use pencil to mark 1″ stripes on pot; paint two stripes Licorice; let dry.
  2. Apply top coat of black Extreme Glitter to Licorice stripes.
  3.  Paint a 3″ foam ball Licorice; glue to rim of pot for the head. Cut chenille stem pieces for antennae and mouth.
  4. Insert antennae in foam; glue antennae, eyes and mouth in place.
  5.  Fill pot with flowers. Cut a rectangle of white foam; write message with black permanent marker; glue purple chenille stem to back.
  6. Insert into flowers.

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How To Make Clay Pot Ladybug -:

  1. Paint 4″ pot Lipstick Red; add a top coat of red Extreme Glitter.
  2. Use pencil to mark 1″ dots; paint Licorice.
  3.  Cut one 3″ and three 1½” foam balls in half; paint Licorice.
  4. Glue large half to pot front for head and small pieces to rim for feet.
  5.  Cut chenille stem pieces for antennae and mouth.
  6. Insert antennae in foam; glue antennae, mouth and eyes in place – Source: Plaid Online

These Clay Pot Safari Animals from Joann will look wonderful hanging out at your home and they would work well indoors or out.

You can see that the items that have been used to make them are some felt, pipe cleaners and a styrofoam ball for the head.

via Terracotta Crafts by Sandy 

This Clay Pot Elephant was found on Pinterest. Whilst there is no tutorial as such, you would need 7  mini clay pots, including 3 for the trunk and 4 for the feet. You would use a Large Clay Pot for the Body and a Medium Clay Pot for the head.

You could cut out some plywood or cardboard in the shape of butterfly wings and add some fur on top of the head. Metallic spray paint for the Elephant body and googly eyes would finish your project. You can paint on some eyelashes and toenails too.

Clay Pot Giraffe via Pinterest 

Clay Pot Cows via Family Time Crafts

via Plaid Online 

Solar Light Clay Pots

We found these Clay Pot Solar Lights on Semmy and what a great idea they are.

They would be lovely dotted throughout your garden beds. All you need to do is drill a hole in the base of the Clay Pots that is big enough to stabilize the stem of the Solar Light.

Dog Claypot Garden Art

Clay Pot Dog Flower Pot  via Pinterest

Clay Pot Dog

Clay Pot Dog via Pinterest

Clay Pot Dog

Claypot Dog via Pinterest

Clay Pot Dog Pot Planter

Clay Pot Dog Planter via Pinterest

Clay Pot Horses

Check out our popular Clay Pot Horses Post. It has directions to show you how to make your very own for your home. View here 

Frog Clay Pot

Frog Clay Pot via Pinterest

Minion Clay Pots via Scontent

We have also created a post that shows you how to make Clay Pot People. You can find our post here 

Claypot Zebra

 Claypot Zebra via They Call Me Jammi

Clay Pot Snail via Plaid Online

Terracotta Turtles

Find out how to make Clay Pot Turtles here

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