Copyright 2015 Crown Media Family Networks/Photographer: Jeremy Lee
For this week's DIY Friday, Lifestyle Expert Paige Hemmis teams up on Hallmark Channel's hit daytime talk show, Home & Family, to give a tutorial on how to make homemade drink buckets — the perfect patriotic decoration for your fourth of july party! Check out the simple instructions below.
(Copyright 2015 Crown Media Family Networks/Photographer: Jeremy Lee)
Red, blue, and white spray paint
White paint pen
Fine grit sandpaper
Spray paint galvanized bucket with a red base coat. Leave top 3 inches unpainted. Use masking tape to tape off the red section
Cover the already painted red portion of the bucket with a paper towel to protect the red color
Spray paint the top part of the bucket with blue
Peel away the masking tape. You will have a red and blue bucket
Add vertical lines of masking tape over the red paint, 1-inch a part, to form the stripes. Cover the blue with paper towels
Spray paint with white in between the masking tape to form the stripes
Remove all tape and paper towels
Draw on stars with white paint pen
Watch how to make your own DIY drink buckets in the video below!
Home & Family airs weekdays at 10:00 a.m. EST on Hallmark Channel.