A ROCK­ING MAKEOVER

TURN TIRED POTS INTO STONE WITH A SIM­PLE CAN OF SPRAY PAINT

Fraser Coast Chronicle - - WEEKEND -

WHAT YOU NEED

Ter­ra­cotta pot

Du­lux Du­ra­max un­der­coat (op­tional)

Du­lux Du­ra­max Gran­ite Effect – Grey

Du­lux Du­ra­max Gloss – Tran­quil Re­treat

Du­lux Du­ra­max Clear Coat

Damp cloth

Drop sheet or news­pa­per

Safety glasses or gog­gles

STEP ONE

Wipe sur­face clean. Ap­ply un­der­coat, if de­sired. Al­low to dry. Then, ap­ply the base coat colour – Du­lux Du­ra­max Gloss in Tran­quil Re­treat in sev­eral light coats. Al­low two min­utes’ dry­ing time be­tween each coat.

STEP TWO

Ap­ply a light coat of Gran­ite Effect Grey, us­ing smooth, even strokes par­al­lel to the sur­face. Leave pot to dry for one hour be­fore ap­ply­ing a sec­ond coat.

STEP THREE

Fin­ish off with a coat of Du­lux Du­ra­max Gloss Clear Coat. The pot is touch dry in 24 hours un­der nor­mal con­di­tions, ready to be used. The Du­lux Du­ra­max range is avail­able at hard­ware and paint spe­cial­ist stores, re­tail­ing for $11.96.

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