Easy Flowerpot Centerpieces

Create a monochromatic look by matching flowers with painted ceramic pots in the same shade.

make colorful centerpieces using flowerpots


  • Acrylic craft paint in yellow and burgundy
  • 3/4"-wide sponge brush
  • 3 terra-cotta flowerpots, 4½" diameter
  • 3 plastic cups
  • Water
  • Gerbera daisies in orange, yellow and burgundy, approximately 24 (more if blooms are small)
  • Scissors
  • 4' grosgrain ribbon
  • Double-sided tape

Paint one flowerpot yellow and one burgundy. Let dry.

Fill plastic cups halfway with water.

Arrange flowers in cups using only one color of blooms in each arrangement. Place each arrangement in matching pot.

Cut ribbon into three equal lengths. Wrap ribbon around each pot and tie in a bow. Secure with small pieces of double-sided tape.