Elvis Parsley Flower Pot DIY

Upgrade plain terracotta pots with this whimsical DIY painted planter project!

Elvis Parsley Flower Pot DIY
Elvis Parsley Flower Pot DIY
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Hey rock 'n' rollers! This "punny" Elvis Parsley Flower Pot DIY is the perfect way to blend your two passions: gardening and music. This DIY painted planter project is a great way to add a little personality to your indoor or outdoor garden, and it is sure to be a conversation piece when you have company come to visit. You can customize this project to say whatever you want that coordinates with what's growing inside the planter. This craft will get your creative juices flowing and put your funny bone to use!

Time to CompleteIn an evening

Main MaterialPaint

Primary TechniqueGardening


Project TypeMake a Project

Materials List

  • FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Wicker White, 2 oz.
  • FolkArt ® Acrylic Colors - Licorice, 2 oz.
  • FolkArt ® Craft Stencils - Value Packs - Alphabet Serif
  • Folkart ® Paint Tools - Detail Painters
  • Plaid ® Brush Sets - Wood Brush Set, Flats
  • 7” Terracotta pot


  1. Basecoat bottom of pot with Licorice and large flat brush. Let dry and apply a second coat. Let dry completely.

  2. Basecoat rim of pot with medium flat brush and Wicker White. Let dry.

  3. Layout stencil as shown and stencil with Wicker White and medium detail painters. Let dry.

What garden-themed pun would YOU stencil on? Share it in the comments!

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