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Reader's favourite garden art projects of 2012
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Reader's favourite garden art projects of 2012 - Empress of Dirt blog -creative and frugal home and garden ideas - lots of them!!!
DIY Garden Art Projects - using repurposed items —Including Free Instructions! - Empress of Dirt.
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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add Chicken Wire to jar or vase for Easy Yet Beautiful Flower Arranging
Ok. Still on a Ball jar kick…...chicken wire + mason jars with lid rings = vases for flower display or centerpieces
DIY: chicken wire + mason jars with lid rings = vases for flower display or centerpieces. Great for outdoor table flower arrangements.
add chicken wire to mason jar lid rings so mason jars become vases for flower display and/or centerpieces...
Lemon wedges and flowers will fill these large Ball jars. Isnt chicken wire just amazing? Centerpieces will be repurposed as storage jars in the couples kitchen.
Chicken wire in mason jar lid to make flowers look full
Upcycle an old hamster cage into a birdcage planter.
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Container Gardening... DIY Bird cage planter (1) From: An Enchanted Cottage, please visit
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Old birdcage makes a good bird feeder. Keeps the big birds and squirrels out. Just remove the door, and maybe some of the side rods.
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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cute idea for gift maybe with mint?
Self-Wrap Gift 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
Garden party gifts in a terra-cotta pot is self-wrapping. From MSL.
Flower Pot gifts - super cute!
Plant pot filled with seeds
What a cute gift idea!
Canning Jar Lid "pumpkin" from Simply Klassic Home
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Canning Jar Ring Pumpkin! I have tons of mason jar lids shoved in the back of my cabinet, can't wait to make good use out of them!
Canning Jar Lid Pumpkin craft, cute idea!
Mason jar lid Halloween crafts: canning lid pumpkin, distressed look, cinnamon sticks
A peacock in your garden with wine bottles. So cute.
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wine bottle peacock yard art
Wine bottle Peacock doubles as a garden suncatcher. @Tracey Lovitt, how about this instead of a bottle tree?!
Simple Outdoor Ideas That Are Borderline Genius – wine bottle DIY Peacock garden art
Recycled Garden Art wine bottle peacock
DIY Wall Decor
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Canvas Art DIY - What a cool idea!
20 Easy DIY Art Projects for Your Walls | LOVE this idea
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Great support with twigs
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Peony support made with grape vines
Perfect peony cage!
Peony rings. Made with vines? These look good over winter.
Flower Workshop: Peony Peony Support * Support
Garden plant support
Peony supports. looks nicer than the tomato cages I've heard of. Need to get mine to stand up more
painted wood slices
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Leaf Print Wood Slices
fern and embroidery hoops
Fern print wall decor
painted wood slices...I like the various shades of green.
green house decor - Bing Images
Check out Suzanne Aspreas Painted Wood Slices As Wall Art Decalz @Lockerz
garden art from old spoons
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Garden art: Flowers made from spoons and forks.
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someting to do with my old silverware! spoon flower lawn art
ahhh finally someting to do with all my extra silverware! spoon flower lawn art #rusticaornamentals #lawnart #ornamentals #yardart #metalyardart
Recycled spoons and forks made into yard art
Funnel + old coffee can = birdhouse.
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Up-cycled Birdhouse (coffe can, funnel & old spoon)
Coffee can funnel birdhouse
Unique Garden Birdhouse coffee can, funnel w/ cork, wire twisted around for hanger.
old tin can ice cream containers - birdhouse
Wonderful ideas (and strange at times) for birdhouses. Coffee can birdhouse, whimsical birdhouse, funnel roof, red, vintage, recycled
CRAFT - Coffee Can Bird House!
Easy Mod Podge French pots
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Easy Mod Podge French pots with a great technique for easy image transfer
cute modpodged flower pots. http://kristieshelton.com/?p=595#more-595
Turning garden pots into Old World treasures.
Old grungy clay pots to French Flower Pots
Easy DIY French Style Clay Pots
Easy Mod Podge French pots: Very Cool French Flower Pots you can make yourself!
Mason Jar Oil Lamp
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Mason jar uses: fill with citronella oil and use outside!
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Mason jar oil lamp...@CORDELL'S OLIVE OIL and citronella oil www.shopcordells.com
Mason Jar candles for outdoor wedding/party! Fill with citronella oil and use outside.
Another must do. | "DIY: Mason Jar Oil Lamp Tutorial. | #DIY #crafts #oil #lamp #masonjar #jar #glass #bottle
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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Hypertufa Hands... made from surgical gloves and your favorite hypertufa or soil cement mix. I love this idea!
Hand planter - what a cool idea for a garden planter!
This planter is made using a plastic/rubber glove and cement. The pinner found this idea through Pinterest from BlueFoxFarm.com, using surgical gloves and cement to create hand planters. Good spring project to add interest to the garden.
Hypertufa hands made by filling plastic glove and placing them palm up in a terra cotta pot to achieve cupped hand position that can be planted! What a cool idea!!
Fun succulent planter: fill old work glove with prepared cement, allow it time to set up, then remove glove and plant! Cute idea.
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 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)
Garden mushrooms made from thrift store bought vase's and punch bowls :)
Crystal mushrooms. Yard sale finds: cheap florist vases, bowls and light fixtures and waterproof liquid silicone as a glue makes crystal mushrooms for your garden. The Homestead Survival.
Glass mushrooms made of bowls (punch bowls or light fixtures) and vases.
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 plant pots
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DIY Lace Flowerpot -
DIY Lace Succulent clay pots
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Give your succulents a feminine touch with these DIY lace flower pots.
"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 Father's Day to gardening dads! Sit back and enjoy!
Garden bench from chevy tailgate
This would be cute on our front porch at the office! cc
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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like the idea of a baseball flag
DIY- Wood Flag (pallet) with Baseball Stars- Love this idea! @Jan Frint
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DIY Pallet Projects Instruction | DIY Pallet Flag With Baseball Stars
Wooden pallet flag w/ baseball stars...super cute ..this would look great a little boys room!
Worn wood flag with baseballs for stars- Easy to make out of an old pallet!
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. -I have some stale Cheerios, so we'll be making these for Earth Day.
Cheerios bird feeders! Easy and cute. Good for fine motor skills too.
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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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!
homemade sprinkler -- 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. adjust how the water sprinkles by adjusting the water flow. (Also would suffice for outdoor shower in event where house is destroyed but water supply available; rrj)
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Fairy house in tree followthewestwind: (via Fairy Gardens) Moss Faerie HouseBy Sally J. Smith of Lake Champlain, NY.www.greenspiritarts.com
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moss garden chair project. my next obsession after the sod couch, the moss chair...
GREEN CHAIR: Moss chair
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(via Moss Art) moss chair
moss garden chair project The next old chairs we see on the curb!!!
old tub 'hanging basket'... cool