Painted Bottles

  • Difficulty: Low
  • Completion Time: 1 hour 2 minutes

Hues of Hapiness: Step-by-step Painted Bottles

Materials Needed

Amount Material
Multiple Bottles (various sizes)
- Acrylic paint (in various colours or shades)
- Paper towels

Instructions

  1. Remove all labels (if recycled) and wash all bottles. Let them dry completely (overnight)
  2. Pour paint into the bottle
  3. Lay the bottle horizontally (on a paper towel) and rotate it slowly to cover the entire surface evenly
  4. Pour the remaining paint back into the paint tin
  5. Remove excess paint from the top of the bottle by wiping it with a damp paper towel
  6. Let the bottles rest upright for 4 hours and then repeat steps 4 and 5
  7. Let the bottles dry overnight
  8. Place flowers into a plastic vial in the bottles (do not put water into the bottles as the paint will wash away)
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