How to make a Leprechaun Pot of Gold
Leprechauns are known for their pots of gold at the end of the rainbow. Making one to put around your house is easy and fun! Here’s how:
Preparing the Pot
- Gather Supplies: you will need an empty pot, green and gold paint, brushes, and glue.
- Clean the Pot: use a warm soapy water to ensure all the dirt and dust is gone from the surface.
- Paint the Pot: choose two colors, one for the body and one for the lid. Make sure it’s completely dry before moving on.
- Decorate the Pot: use the glue to attach shamrocks, rainbows, gold coins, or other whimsical items to the outside.
Filling the Pot
Now that the pot is ready, it’s time to fill it with goodies! Here are some ideas of what you can put in your pot:
- Candy: any kind of mint, rainbow-colored candy, or chocolate coins work great.
- Small Toys: find a miniature top hat, four leaf clovers, or other Leprechaun related items to put inside.
- Gold Nuggets: you can make your own gold nuggets, or buy some from a craft store.
- Lucky Charms: any kind of lucky charm, such as a horseshoe, four leaf clover, or penny, will do the trick.
When your pot is full of treasures, you’ll have a true Leprechaun pot of gold. Hang it up or put it on display to bring some luck and charm to your home. Follow these easy steps and you’ll have a pot of gold in no time!