• Clay pot
  • Straw hat
  • Acrylic paints in light brown, orange, yellow, white, black, and medium green
  • Brushes
  • Hot glue gun and glue
  • Brown felt
  • Dried flowers


  1. Start by painting the clay pot with a base coat of medium brown acrylic paint. Allow the paint to dry completely.
  2. Use white, orange, and yellow paint to create random stripes on the pot using a brush.
  3. Use black paint to add a nose and mouth to the pot.
  4. Paint two black ovals on the front of the pot for the cat’s eyes.
  5. Use yellow paint to fill in the insides of the eyes.
  6. Use the end of a paintbrush to add three dots on each cheek.
  7. Use black paint to add whiskers to the cat’s face by painting three thin lines on each cheek.
  8. Paint black pupils in the cat’s eyes, and use white paint to dot the centers of the eyes.
  9. Cut two triangles from brown felt for the cat’s ears, and glue them to the back of the straw hat.
  10. Add some dried flowers and a bow to the top of the straw hat.
  11. Glue the hat to the top of the clay pot to complete the project.

Now you have a cute clay pot calico cat to add to your décor!