Are you tired of boring glass vases for your flower arrangements? Great! You can turn them into a unique flower decoration. Their attractive secret: The smart interplay of matt and high-gloss surfaces. By the way: With their delicate pastel tones, the florist vases look great in the slate-blue environment!

Difficulty Level Original & quick
Duration 15

We need:

Simple vases made of glass Ceramic or porcelain Paint Brush Chalk colour for glass Transparent gloss varnish tesa® Precision Mask Sensitive, 50 m x 25 mm

How we do it:


Collect al items and let's start!

Coat the vase with the chalk colour paint

Prime the well-cleaned vases with the chalk colour. Repeat the procedure in several thin layers until the colour fully covers the glass. Allow the colour to dry for four days and then bake the vases in a non-preheated oven at 160 degrees for 30 minutes. Let them cool down inside the oven. Now the vases are dishwasher-safe.

Create to types of finish

Paint the masked-off part with the transparent gloss varnish.

Remove tape to reveal your creation

Allow the paint to dry and remove the masking tape.

tesa products required for this project