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How To Make Cement Leaves | How do I make a concrete leaf casting? -

Seattle-area sculptors George Little and David Lewis are known for their beautiful concrete castings of large leaves Tools and Materials Bucket Fine sand Cement Powdered pigment Bonding agent (a concrete-strengthening additive) Plastic wrap Inexpensive 2-inch paintbrush Exterior latex paint Paintbrush Soft cotton cloth MarthaStewart.com

Cement Hosta plant... concrete leaves with a metal rod trhough the center and extende down for insertion into the ground. I might try this myself.

Old containers filled with cement (One part cement four parts sand). Put a smaller container inside the wet cement to leave a space for the plant afterward and after drilling some drainage- Presto! A unique pot!

7 Cheap But Beautiful DIY Garden Decor Ideas: Idea 5/7 - Hypertufa Leaf Casting -- Hypertufa is basically fake stone made using Portland cement, sand, vermiculite, perlite, and peat moss. Recipes vary, but you get the idea: the mixture lets you make a lightweight product that can then be molded into shapes and used for casting things like giant elephant ear leaves, which will give you awesome “stone” leaves for use as decoration.

Decorative cement leaves make a unique statement in this craft by Jim "Figgy" Noonan of "The Martha Stewart Show."

Take an old cloth soak in cement water, drape over a stand and leave in the sun to dry. Paint and you have beautiful plant holders

rhubarb cement leaves- wouldn't this look awesome in the winter...maybe make out of metal so it doesn't break don't with freeze and thaw but a great idea starter.

Make cement stepping stones out of large leaves. | 41 Cheap And Easy Backyard DIYs You Must Do This Summer

DIY retaining wall from bags of cement/builder's mix. Leave to get wet & set; bags will rot away.

Use of contactpaper: Cut out the contact paper circle. Remove backing and place inside pan sticky side up. Add your mosaic pieces to the contact paper with the desired design facing down. Press each piece down so it is firmly stuck to the contact paper. Leave enough space between the pieces so that the cement can fill the spaces in between – but don’t leave too much room.

Take an old cloth soak in cement water, drape over a stand and leave in the sun to dry. Paint and you have beautiful plant holders

Decorative flower pots from the covers? ? Best to be a thin blanket, cement and water mix to be thicker than for pancakes, prepared mold (facing) covered with a thin nylon, piece covers is a good soak in the mixture, and to prepare for the bruise tape, placed over the mold, and gradually form a shape so that and folds, tie bows and leave to dry for at least 24 hours if prko 30 C drying shorter duration, before removing the molds to make cement milk, less often than for pancakes, pour over pots t

One of my cement flowers made from overlapping leaves, mosaic center and painted.

How to make mushrooms from cement or hypertufa. I'm trying to get into this! If you have tried it, please leave me a message!

ThanksWhat a neat idea. Make your cement leaf castings and stack them under the downspout. Functional and so beautiful. awesome pin

Make cement stepping stones out of large leaves. | 41 Cheap And Easy Backyard DIYs You Must Do This Summer

How to make a garden path: Materials: large plant leaves, powdered cement mix, large plastic container, putty knife, cardboard & sand.

cement and mosaic art | Casting leaves in concrete was made popular by artists Little and ...

how to make cement ball.... with added leaves of course :) or maybe glass and marbles... or maybe all of the above

Try making your hypertufa in a basket mold. After the mixture sets, cut off the basket and peel it off the hypertufa. The basket weave leaves great indentations in the cement.

Hypertufa equal partequal parts Portland cement, sphagnum moss, and perlite..3 cabbage leaves and sand to make a mound .