23 Easy And Beautifully Painted Pot Ideas

Nowadays, using plants to decorate homes has become one of the mainstream and most popular decoration schemes. Needless to say, the advantages of using plants as decorations, I believe everyone understands the reasons. Then, it is very important to choose a beautiful flower pot. The styles of flower pots are diverse, common design styles are modern, retro, minimalism, geometric shapes, animals, cute, bold color combinations, painted flower pots, and so on.

If you often do simple DIY projects, then the painted flower pot project will be your best choice. We have prepared a variety of styles of design ideas for you, including cute, cool, abstract aesthetics, the most popular bohemian style, and simple that can be easily copied in just tens of minutes. I believe that you will get inspiration from these ideas and help you get the best hand-painted flower pots to decorate your home.

sun

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moorinthesun

The black curve is used as a transition between white and light gray, and these two colors are used to fill the sun. This flower pot looks minimalist and modern.

hill

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moorinthesun

This design is one of the most popular styles of rainbow flower pots. As a novice, if you want to draw beautiful curves, you need to use auxiliary lines or draw the outline of the pattern on the flower pot first.

abstract

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projectterracotta

The abstract portrait design makes the flowerpot look a little high-level and mysterious. This design style is very free, so please give full play to your creativity and imagination. Create amazing abstract painted flower pots.

bee

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justsmiledesigns

Although the bee on this painted flower pot does not have too many design details, it is precisely this design style that makes the flowerpot look cute and simple to make.

Cows

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azure.sun.pots

The cow painted flower pot looks really cute, and the added blue makes it look full of fun.

cactus

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projectterracotta

The rustic color combination determines the style of this flowerpot. The cactus filled with gold is eye-catching, but will not spoil the overall style. The flowerpot is bohemian.

spot

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potsandpackages

The flower pot is simple and cute. The bright yellow color at the bottom of the flowerpot makes it look not monotonous. When making, please freely paint the dots on the flower pots. There is no obvious pattern, and it will look more unique.

Mini boho

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_szeky_

Pink adds some romance to the mini flower pot, and the design of plant patterns on the flowerpot clarifies its design style.

heart

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wildlovepots

First use light pink as the background color of the flower pot, then draw the outline of the heart and fill it with white, which will make the pattern look eye-catching, and finally use black dots to add a touch of fun to it.

Rainbow colors

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fionawoodart

Rainbow colors are used on anything and it will make it look beautiful.


The advantage of hand-painted flowerpots is a controllable budget and low cost. You only need to buy some basic flower pots, brushes, and paints from nearby stores or online, and you can start your wonderful DIY journey. Choose a design that you like the most. If the design is patterned, outline the pot first. Find the color you want to use, and then use the paintbrush to fill it in carefully.

Color square

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lovablebungalow

There is no complicated pattern design, just use squares to divide multiple areas on the flower pot, and then fill them with colors. The choice and combination of colors will be very important for the pot design.

weather

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nataliediannedesigns

The color matching of the flower pot is great. Because its theme is the weather, the background color of the flower pot is sky blue. Fill the design elements with bright colors to make it look playful.

unicorn

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gaialiving.id

The unicorn is the most favorite design element of women, and it represents fashion. Although the background color of the flowerpot is still basic terracotta warriors, the color of its elements makes it look dreamy.

Tricolor

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repot.hackneywick

The three-color design makes the flowerpot look modern and stylish. Of course, more color combinations mean higher design difficulty. Therefore, as a novice, you can choose a two-color scheme.

Mandala

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pot.en.ciel

Mandala means that life is endless and everything is connected, so this element is suitable for the design of flower pots.

mini

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azure.sun.pots

For mini flower pots, bright colors and minimalist design elements are one of the best combinations.

quote

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invasati_creazioni

Painting the quote on the flower pot is a meaningful thing.

lavender

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azure.sun.pots

What kind of plant do you want to grow in your flower pot? Cactus, succulent plants or lavender? Then please draw the cartoon image of the plant on the flowerpot to create an exclusive “home” for it.


If you have old basic flower pots by your side, it is great, you can use these flower pots for practice first. Please relax while hand-painting flower pots and don’t worry about making mistakes. In my opinion, DIY painted flower pot is a very creative thing, so as long as you like it, any design and pattern are fine.

black

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artlypots

The black flower pot looks cool, but to avoid being too monotonous, use bright colors to add some cute little symbols to it.

Big letters

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plantitaspintadasconale

Choose the color you like as the background color of the flowerpot, and then draw the letters you want. Of course, please choose the appropriate font style. A simple but beautiful flowerpot is complete.

Navy blue and gold

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the.holly.tree

Navy blue and gold will be one of the best and popular color combinations this year.

Smiley

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blooming_ceramics

Draw multiple smiley faces on the flower pot and pass this happy atmosphere to other plants and people around you.

Black with white stripes

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Etsy

Black and white are a pair of classic color combinations. The straight line design may be monotonous, but the curve can solve this problem well.

After you finish the painted flower pot, putting the plants it is also a key step. You will have two options. The first way: you can put the plant directly in the pot, but you must consider using waterproof material to seal the inside. If you use a terracotta flower pot as a base, it will absorb water and destroy the painted pattern. The second way: Put the plant in a plastic container, and then put it in a flower pot.