Sunday, April 29, 2012

Primp Up Your Porch With Mod Podge


Last summer I found this tin bucket at a thrift shop.  I used it for a fish
theme tablescape once, but always knew that I would eventually
paint it and perhaps use it on the porch to hold gladiolas and hollyhocks.



But then I saw a picture of a galvanized tub that had been covered with
fabric and knew that I wanted to do the same.  So I gave the whole bucket a coat
of celery green paint and used some left over fabric from a porch pillow project.
Out came the Mod Podge and voila ~ a shabby chic flower bucket.



It was a quick and easy project for a big transformation.
Now I just need to go out and replenish my Mod Podge supply.

Happy Monday everyone!


Come to think of it Bentley ~ I could cut out puppy pics and 
Mod Podge them to your dog dishes.  What do you think?

Hugs,
Susan and Bentley

10 comments:

  1. Very pretty and a great idea.
    Cathy

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  2. Susan ~ I just adore this project. Could you give me some pointers on this. Wow LOVE IT ;-)

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  3. Hope you've gotten your Mod Podge supply restored by now, a woman should never be without her Mod Podge! Love what you did to that bucket, the fabric is gorgeous on it!!! Thanks for sharing, Mary

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  6. Oh, I love it! I have the perfect piece of fabric just waiting for a project like this!
    Thank you for sharing, Susan
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  7. The fabric covered bucket is darling, but ohhhh, that fish bucket was just soooo cute!! I don't think I would have been able to sacrifice it! :)

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  8. great job, the fabric is gorgeous!

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  9. Love those. I have 2 plain metal cans like the sample you show in floral and now I know just what to do with them.. thanks for a beautiful post and such great ideas Susan.

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