DIY Metal Patina Pitcher

Update an old metal pitcher with a faux oxidized patina.

DIY Metal Patina Pitcher

Update an old metal pitcher with a faux oxidized patina.

Difficulty: Easy

Materials
Metal pitcher
(4) paintbrushes or sponge brushes
Spray paint in antique brass color
Modern Masters Metal Effects Primer
Modern Masters Metal Effects Patina
Modern Masters Metal Effects Oxidizing Bronze Paint
Modern Masters Green Patina Aging Solution

Steps
  1. Wash and dry the outside of the pitcher, and spray-paint it with the antique brass spray paint


  2. Use a sponge brush or paintbrush to apply the Metal Effects Primer to the outside of the pitcher. The primer protects the metal underneath


  3. Apply Metal Effects Oxidizing Bronze Paint to help create an oxidized patina look


  4. Before the surface is completely dry, apply the Green Patina Aging Solution


  5. Allow to dry