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Reader's favourite garden art projects of 2012
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Reader’s favourite [DIY] garden art projects of 2012 ~ Here are the 12 most popular Empress of Dirt garden art projects of 2012
Reader's favourite garden art projects of 2012 - Empress of Dirt blog -creative and frugal home and garden ideas - lots of them!!!
Best Garden Art DIY Projects | Empress of Dirt
A circle of chicken wire over the top of a mason jar acts as a flower "frog" to support stems in a bouquet.
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Lemon wedges and flowers will fill these large Ball jars. Isn't chicken wire just amazing? Centerpieces will be repurposed as storage jars in the couple's kitchen.
Mason Jars with Chicken Wire for Easy Yet Beautiful Flower Arranging
DIY MASON JAR LIDS WITH CHICKEN WIRE Flower arrangement made easy
add chicken wire between the glass and jar ring to make flower arranging easier
Chicken wire and mason jars for fresh flowers.
DIY: chicken wire + mason jars with lid rings = vases for flower display or centerpieces. Great for outdoor table flower arrangements.
Upcycle an old hamster cage into a birdcage planter.
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DIY Bird cage planter
The birdcage could hang behind my feeder this summer
24 Creative Garden Container Ideas | Use bird cages as planters!
Unique planter ideas
Fill a clay pot with seed packets, use the saucer as a lid and tie with ribbon.
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For a present that virtually wraps itself, tuck a few seed packets into a pot. Use the saucer as a lid, and top the whole thing with a ribbon and a handwritten gift tag... could add the <2> on the pot
Garden party gifts in a terra-cotta pot is self-wrapping. From MSL.
Flower Pot gifts - super cute!
What a cute gift idea! My friend just celebrated a birthday and is moving into a new house. What a cute inexpensive idea!
cute idea for gift
Plant pot filled with seeds
Canning Jar Lid "pumpkin" from Simply Klassic Home
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Mason jar lid Halloween crafts: canning lid pumpkin | TheMombot.com
Canning Jar Lid pumpkins, see just when I throw away all those lovely patina'd jar rings is when I come across the most lovely projects I could have done with them. :(
Canning Jar Lid Pumpkin craft, cute idea!
A peacock in your garden with wine bottles. So cute.
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Gloriously Happy Peacock bottle tree!!! Wonderful idea to share with Dawn and Joe to use the old wine bottles to make things at the winery.
Saving my wine bottles to do this: 20 DIY Outdoor Decor & Outdoor Decorating ProjectsModern Home Interior Design
Simple Outdoor Ideas That Are Borderline Genius – 25 Pics #rusticaornamentals #lawnart #ornamentals #yardart #metalyardart
Peacock Wine Bottle Tree Garden Art
wine bottle peacock yard art-- so cool! i want to make for my mom:)
DIY Wall Decor
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DIY canvas art for home using a leaf, paint, spray paint and a canvas.
20 Easy DIY Art Projects for Your Walls | LOVE this idea
DIY wall painting easy. Great idea. Love it!
DIY Wall Decor GREAT craft idea for me, kids and Grandma!
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Great support with twigs
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for peonies - so much more attractive than tomato cages... can use wild grape vine...
Garden plant support
Peony supports. Make out of grape vines at end of season ?
This looks like it was made from grape vines, it would be great in the flower garden
I must make some of these, they would support the peonies beautifully! #garden #plant_support
painted wood slices
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Leaf Print Wood Slices
Fern print wall decor
Tree stump painted art #wood
painted wood slices...I like the various shades of green.
green house decor - Bing Images
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garden art from old spoons
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Yard art - old silverware made into pretty and unique flowers
Recycled spoons and forks made into yard art
Garden art: Flowers made from spoons and forks.
ahhh finally someting to do with all my extra silverware! spoon flower lawn art #rusticaornamentals #lawnart #ornamentals #yardart #metalyardart
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Funnel + old coffee can = birdhouse.
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SOLD - Coffee can birdhouse, whimsical birdhouse, funnel roof, red, vintage, recycled (cute idea - see more at Etsy site)
old tin birdhouse
bird houses from coffee cans - Google Search
Junk inspired coffee can / funnel birdhouse. - Click image to find more Gardening Pinterest pins
Coffee can funnel birdhouse
This is cute. Coffe can birdhouse....and I can make it.
Easy Mod Podge French pots
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Easy Mod Podge French pots with a great technique for easy image transfer
Easy Mod Podge French pots: Very Cool French Flower Pots you can make yourself!
French style flower pots
Old grungy clay pots to French Flower Pots
Mason Jar Oil Lamp
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oil lamps out of mason jars; use citronella oil to keep the mosquitoes away!
mason jar oil lamp-- you can use olive oil to do this. Bet you could also use citronella oil as well....
Mason Jar Candle: fill with citronella oil and use outside
mason jar oil lamp. Could fill with citronella oil and use like tiki torches.
make your own hand container for your succulents = fill old work glove with cement mixture, all it time to set up,,,cut off and the rest is planting history
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DIY: Hand planter. Fill an old work glove with prepared cement. Allow it time to set. Remove glove and plant.
Hypertufa hands made from surgical gloves & your favourite hypertufa or soil cement mix - fill the gloves & place them palm up in a terracotta pot to achieve cupped hand position that can then be planted! Display them in a trough or pot to showcase succulents (",)
Fun succulent planter: fill old work glove with prepared cement, allow it time to set up, then remove glove and plant! Cute idea.
Hypertufa Hands... made from surgical gloves and your favorite hypertufa or soil cement mix. I love this idea!
Fill old work glove with prepared cement. Allow it time to set up. Remove glove and plant. Fun :) #DIY #garden #planter
Grow enchanted glass toadstools for the garden using a vase & bowl ~ Use E-6000 glue found at your craft store. paint red
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Glass mushrooms - Yard sale finds: cheap florist vases, bowls and light fixtures and waterproof liquid silicone as a glue makes crystal mushrooms for your garden.
Garden mushrooms made from thrift store bought vase's and punch bowls :)
glass mushroom yard art - reminds me of lamps we made from old vases and bowls. I wonder if I could do that again, but with led lights. I would worry about putting glass in my yard though, in case it broke (deer aren't too graceful when it comes to yard decorations)
Glass mushrooms made of bowls (punch bowls or light fixtures) and vases.
Homestead Survival: Crystal mushrooms made from cheap florist vases, bowls and light fixtures. Yard sale finds: cheap florist vases, bowls and light fixtures and waterproof liquid silicone as a glue makes crystal mushrooms for your garden.
Crystal mushrooms made from bowls and vases. (Time to hit the thrift stores.) @Becky Beaver Yard sale finds: cheap florist vases, bowls and light fixtures and waterproof liquid silicone as a glue makes crystal mushrooms for your garden.
Tin-can flower....use it for an outdoor candle holder, bird feeder....anything you want!
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Make your own tin can flower, use it for an outdoor candle holder, bird feeder, anything you want!
DIY: Tin Can Flower. Great as an outdoor candle holder, bird feeder or cup holder! Spring is here!
Lace Planters- Great project for some Mod Podge and our Cotton Laces!
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DIY Lace Terracotta Pots
19 DIY Plant Pots That Are Legal in All 50 States via Brit + Co.
DIY Lace Succulent clay pots
DIY Lace Flowerpot
DIY DOILY CRAFTS : Pretty Lace Flower Pots
20 (QUICK) DIY IDEAS
"Tailgating" bench for dads. Clever, clever!
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Cool Bench...want this sooo bad. Does anyone have an old Chevy tail gate???
Happy Fathers Day to gardening dads! Sit back and enjoy!#Repin By:Pinterest++ for iPad#
Garden bench from chevy tailgate
Need to build one of these for Justin's garage Bench
truck tailgate bench on Gardening Dads
Pallet, paint and old scuffed baseballs = Americana flag. Cute!
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Wooden pallet flag w/ baseball stars...super cute ..this would look great a little boys room!
DIY- Wood Flag (pallet) with Baseball Stars- Love this idea!
Awesome! Baseball flag from pallet~so cute! But I would make a star with the balls!
DIY Pallet Projects Instruction | DIY Pallet Flag With Baseball Stars
Worn wood flag with baseballs for stars- Easy to make out of an old pallet!
Worn wood flag with baseball stars! Would do this is a baby boy room... Love
Cheerios bird feeders...this would be fun!
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Bird feeders made from pipe cleaners and cheerios. Fun activity to develop fine motor skills. #KIDS #EDUCATION #HAWA
EARTH DAY cheerio bird feeders.
Bird feeders made from pipe cleaners and cheerios. Fun activity to develop fine motor skills. -I have some stale Cheerios, so we'll be making these for Earth Day.
Flavored Cheerios will attract bees, as well as the birds..Super easy bird feeder for Cub Scouts to make.
Cool the kids off with this homemade sprinkler. Take a 2 liter soda bottle, and poke holes in it. Hook your hose up to it, toss over a tree branch and turn on the water!
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Outdoor Shower? Take a 2 liter soda bottle, poke holes in it. Attach to a garden hose via a male to male adapter that cost less than 5$ at Lowes. Toss over a tree branch and let hang. Maybe not a shower but great as a sprinkler for kids!
homemade sprinkler! Take a 2 liter soda bottle, poke holes in it, atach to a garden hose via a male to male adapter that cost less than $5 at Lowes. Toss over a tree branch and let hang. You can adjust how the water sprinkles by adjusting the water flow. Cheap summer fun for kids!!
Take a 2 liter soda bottle, poke holes in it. Attach to a garden hose. Toss over a tree branch and let hang for kids water fun -Great water sprinkler for flowers too. Summer fun!
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moss fairy house. This is like me dream tree house!
tree stump fairy house ideas | Miniature vs. Fairy Gardens | In the Woods near Skyline Drive
Get creative with your outdoor fairy gardens! We love this tree stump turned fairy home idea!
I have a nice big gnarly treestump that would make the PERFECT fairy house! I'm SO on it this spring!
treehouse fairy house | Fairy house out of an old tree stump
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moss garden chair project. my next obsession after the sod couch, the moss chair...
GREEN CHAIR: Moss chair
Moss chair for the garden #gardening #art #design #couch #chair #seat #garden #jardin
Vintage Chairs Get Up-cycled
(via Moss Art) moss chair
moss garden chair project The next old chairs we see on the curb!!!
old tub 'hanging basket'... cool