Garden arts & crafts
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Reader's favourite garden art projects of 2012
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Recycled Glass Yard Art Projects | Best garden art projects - with free instructions at www.empressofdirt ...
Reader's favourite garden art projects of 2012 - Empress of Dirt blog -creative and frugal home and garden ideas - lots of them!!!
Reader’s favourite [DIY] garden art projects of 2012 ~ Here are the 12 most popular Empress of Dirt garden art projects of 2012
Top garden art projects of 2012 from "Garden Ideas When Playing in the Dirt"
Garden Craft Ideas | Best Garden Art Projects Of 2012 | DIY & Craft Ideas
2012 Best Garden Art Projects. Check out the glass garden totem images!
DIY Garden Projects ! GARDEN ART!!!
Best DIY Garden Art Projects !
A circle of chicken wire over the top of a mason jar acts as a flower "frog" to support stems in a bouquet.
Beautiful Flower, Wedding Ideas, Chicken Wire, Flower Arrangements, Mason Jars, Flower Display, Flower Arranging
Mason Jars with Chicken Wire for Easy Yet Beautiful Flower Arranging #masonjars #chickenwire #flowerarranging #flowers #smart
Mason Jars with Chicken Wire for Easy Yet Beautiful Flower Arranging + site has other frugal wedding ideas
DIY: chicken wire + mason jars with lid rings = vases for flower display or centerpieces. Great for outdoor table flower arrangements.
Put chicken wire in Ball jars to keep flowers arranged
Upcycle an old hamster cage into a birdcage planter.
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24 Creative Garden Container Ideas | Use bird cages as planters! Add an Herb Garden Marker for Extra Pizazz. http://www.kincaidplantmarkers.com/
24 Creative Garden Container Ideas | Use bird cages as planters! Bird cage bottom has to be metal. Mine broke with the weight.
24 Creative Garden Container Ideas | Use bird cages as planters! - what to do with baby's old cages when they become rusted and need to be replaced.
24 Creative Garden Container Ideas | love the succulents in bird cages, and colanders as hanging planters!
24 Creative Garden Container Ideas | Use bird cages as planters! Have a hanging arm screwed into the wall to hang?
24 Creative Garden Container Ideas | Use bird cages as planters! To order/contact us ~ 1-574-333-5110 or firstname.lastname@example.org
24 Creative Garden Container Ideas | Use bird cages as planters!.... L.O.V.E. the one with the stone bird in the middle of the flowers!
24 Creative Garden Container Ideas | Use bird cages as planters!
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
What a cute gift idea! My friend just celebrated a birthday and is moving into a new house. What a cute inexpensive idea!
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. (Organic seed packets, by Martha Stewart Living, homedepot.com.)" ~Martha Stewart
Great gift idea-tuck a few seed packets into a pot then use the saucer as a lid. Tie on a ribbon and gift tag
Use a terra cotta pot to wrap a gift - or as a dessert stand or bird bath
Garden party gifts in a terra-cotta pot is self-wrapping. From MSL.
Other Uses for Terra-Cotta Pots - Martha Stewart Garden tools
Different uses for terra cotta pots...
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!
Mason Jar Lid Pumpkins - Tie canning lids together with twine to make a circular shape. Then, insert cinnamon sticks for a scented stem. Get the tutorial at Yellow Bliss Road. - CountryLiving.com
Canning Jar lids craft idea!... "Junkin' Pumpkin" - great for Halloween decorations :-D
Mason Jar Crafts | Mason jar lid Halloween crafts: canning lid pumpkin | TheMombot.com
Mason jar lid Halloween crafts: canning lid pumpkin, distressed look, cinnamon sticks
Fall is my favorite time of the year! What a cute idea! Canning Jar Lid Pumpkins
Mason jar lid Halloween crafts: canning lid pumpkin | TheMombot.com
Canning Jar Lid Pumpkin craft, cute idea!
A peacock in your garden with wine bottles. So cute.
Ideas, Craft, Peacocks, Garden Art, Yard Art, Wine Bottles, Diy
Wine bottle peacock haha @Alison Kuebler Looks like something you might make at that craft place in Door County!
A bottle peacock! via Texas Tin Lizard--- Uncle Rod & Aunt Denise Christmas gift? Would be great near their wine bottle tree in the yard!
Simple Outdoor Ideas That Are Borderline Genius – wine bottle DIY Peacock garden art
wine bottle peacock Noooo idea what I would ever do with this, but it is so cute
wine bottle peacock yard art. I'll have to talk Andy into helping me make this
Welp, back on my mission to drink more wine! Wine bottle peacock yard art.
Wine Bottle Peacock - my love of Wine & Peacocks Made into Garden Art!
wine bottle peacock! such a cute twist on bottle trees
Wine bottle peacock. Good DIY idea.
DIY Wall Decor
Wall Art, Leaf Painting, Craft, Idea, Leaf Art, Diy
DIY Leaf Painting | Spray Paint Art Work | Art Project | Wall Art | Do it yourself Art | How to Art |
craft idea - Simple Natural DIY Wall Art With Natural Motifs - 15 Most PINteresting DIY Paper Decorations | GleamItUp
Lots of DIY wall art ideas. Love the watercolor ideas and the leaf & citrus prints! These would be an easy afternoon project and fun couples activity :)
leaf art. This would make a great fall craft. | See more about Leaves, Wall Art and Canvases.
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DIY Stenciled Nature Wall Art on Canvas | Also probably good with silver spray paint.
DIY Spray paint plant pictures #DIY #tutorial #Creativity #fun #craft #selfmade
DIY CRAFTS/ Leaf Art Project
Spray paint leaf prints
Great support with twigs
Garden Ideas, Grape Vines, Grapevine, Outdoor, Garden Plant Support, Trellis, Peony Supports, Peony Cage, Peonies
Peony supports. Make out of grape vines at end of season ?
Great support with twigs. // Great Gardens Ideas //
peony support Flower Shop: Country Living Outdoors
Peony support, use prunings from grape vines
Blomsterverkstad: Pionstöd * Peony support
grapevine peony supports
garden plant support
painted wood slices
Decor, Wall Art, Crafty, Green, Wood Slices, Diy, Ferns, Craft Ideas, Crafts
<3 Ferns & green! I suppose this belongs in crafts but I'm on a fern kick in my science pins right now :D
latest trends in home decor - Google Search(bloggers.com)-You could make this a DIY project, using fabric, paint, fern leaves and embroidery hoops!
Wood slice wall art for a rustic chic look. DIY inspiration from Country Living.
painted wood slice wall art ferns...more cabin decor
sliced wood DIY wall art Cute, but not so bright
sliced wood DIY wall art, this looks sooo nice
Botanical love | Ferns | painted wood slices
La Semilla? sliced wood DIY wall art
garden art from old spoons
Silverware Art, Silverware Flowers, Garden Art, Yard Art, Metal Art, Craft Ideas, Crafts
Dishfunctional Designs: Silverware Upcycled & Repurposed: Crafts With Spoons & Forks Awesome yard art!
Silverware Art – Learn How to Make a Spoon Ring - Find Fun Art Projects to Do at Home and Arts and Crafts Ideas
Dishfunctional Designs: Silverware Upcycled & Repurposed: Crafts With Spoons & Forks. @Margot D.S. Lea Welding project for Michael?
yard art made from forks and spoons | ... Designs: Silverware Upcycled & Repurposed: Crafts With Spoons & Forks
Silverware Art – Learn How to Make a Spoon Ring - Find Fun Art Projects to Do at Home and Arts and Crafts Ideas | Find Fun Art Projects to Do at Home and Arts and Crafts Ideas
Dishfunctional Designs: Silverware Upcycled & Repurposed: Crafts With Spoons & Forks / Artist's link - http://www.thesalvagegallery.com #DIY #garden #upcycle #silverware #art #flowers
Welding project for the hubby! Dishfunctional Designs: Silverware Upcycled & Repurposed: Crafts With Spoons & Forks
Dishfunctional Designs: Silverware Upcycled & Repurposed: Crafts With Spoons & Forks.... Love the Silverware flowers by Salvage Gallery!
garden art silverware flowers. Love metal art!
Funnel + old coffee can = birdhouse.
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Coffee can birdhouse, whimsical birdhouse, funnel roof, red, vintage, recycled. $29.00, via #bird of paradise| http://awesome-beautiful-bird-of-paradise.blogspot.com
Junk inspired coffee can / funnel birdhouse... Very cute.. I bet something like this would work as a lamp too. Way cute!
Junk inspired coffee can / funnel birdhouse. - Click image to find more Gardening Pinterest pins
repurposed birdhouse. Really cool ideas on how to make unique bird houses
Old coffee can top with a funnel then use imagination ...cute bird feeder
Junk inspired coffee can / funnel birdhouse. Love the birds
Birdhouses...an entire page with unique birdhouse ideas.
CRAFT - Coffee Can Bird House!
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Checker table - DIY project for the patio or inside tables?
Checker table - DIY project for the patio?
Checker table - for coffee house
End table? Checker table
Checker table -
Easy Mod Podge French pots
Transfer Graphics, French Flowers, Image Transfer, Mod Podge, Podge French, Flower Pots, Craft Ideas
Easy Mod Podge French pots - Very Cool French Flower Pots you can make yourself!!!
Easy Mod Podge French pots with a great technique for easy image transfer
Easy Mod Podge French pots, image transfer with cool French graphics
Using Mod Podge to transfer graphics onto flower pots
For the Flower Pot line Easy Mod Podge French pots
Easy Mod Podge French pots. Easy image transfer.
love these DIY Mod Podge French Flower Pots
French Flower Pots - mod podge transfer
diy mod podge french flower pots
Mason Jar Oil Lamp
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Mason Jar Mania...DIY Projects using Mason Jars: DIY Mason Jar Lantern - save 10% off case of 12 Mason Jars only $10 at DustyJunk.com #masonjar #DIYmasonjar #DIYlantern
Another must do. | "DIY: Mason Jar Oil Lamp Tutorial. | #DIY #crafts #oil #lamp #masonjar #jar #glass #bottle
Mason jar oil lamp how to: puncture lid to create hole for wick. Fill with olive oil or other non-toxic burning oil. Cut old 100% cotton sock into long strands to act as wick (save other strands for future use).
Mason Jar Oil Lamp! Shut the front door! These are awesome and super easy to make! Olive oil and old 100% cotton socks or fabric can be used to burn the candle!
Mason Jar Oil Lamp MATERIALS NEEDED: * 1 mason jar with metal lid. * 1 nail, drill, or just something to puncture the top of the lid to create a small hole for the wick. * 1 bottle of olive oil or indoor non-toxic burning oil. * 1 strip of 100% cotton material to be used as a wick (an old sock, perhaps). We have made versions of these and they burn really well and long!!
fill mason jar with citronella for outdoor light/bug control - Love old canning jars!!
DIY Mason Jar Oil Lamp using olive oil and a piece of an old sock. Very clever!
Mason jar oil lantern + other bottles
Olive Oil Mason Jar Candle
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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Hand planters! Fill old work gloves with cement, let harden and cut away gloves. Another fun craft project with the kids!
Hand planters! Fill old work gloves with cement, let harden and cut away gloves. So love this idea! Would be great for my succulent garden!
Garden ideas. Hand shaped flower pot. 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!
Hypertufa Hands for planting succulents or making unique garden art Another spring yard project !!!
13 Creative Gardeners Share DIY Creative Planters including this hypertufa hand planter for succulents. I love this hand one, but where to find it. Will have to look it up and see.
Hand planters! Fill old work gloves with cement, let harden and cut away gloves. Colorful DIY succulents Drought Friendly Drought Tolerant California Garden #SymbolicHoldings
Hand planters! Fill old work gloves with cement, let harden and cut away gloves. Works well for succulent garden...
13 Creative Gardeners Share DIY Creative Planters including this hypertufa hand planter for succulents LOVE
Hypertufa Hands Hand planters! Fill old work gloves with cement, let harden and cut away gloves.
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 for the garden made from recycled vases and crystal bowls. - LOVE this look, perfect use of these! - #upcycle #repurpose #crystalbowl #vase #GardenArt #whimsy #crafts - pb≈ (TA on both garden art and upcycling boards) would be cute in a mushroom garden
So cute crystal mushroom garden! A vase & bowl ~Use E-6000 glue found at your craft store! - I like it! (bet you could find these real cheap at Goodwill or the like)
DIY garden art: "crystal mushrooms" made from thrifted bowls and vases. If done *well* this wouldn't look tacky.
So cute crystal mushroom garden! A vase & bowl ~Use E-6000 glue found at your craft store! I LOVE THIS!!!
Crystal mushrooms made from cheap florist vases, bowls and light fixtures. (That's what I call a beautiful Whimsical Thrift store Garden idea) My girls love everything that has to do with fairies... I figure if I can pick up a few bowls/vases/plates from thrift stores or yard sales and E6000 glue ( $ 2.50 at Wal-mart in the craft section) we could create a few and incorporate them with the fairy houses the kids and I make and put them all into our garden.
Crystal mushrooms made from bowls and vases. Garden art. OMG! i love this!
Garden Art - Crystal mushrooms made from bowls and vases
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, etc. Would be a fun craft for the kids!
Such a cute idea! Make your own tin can flower, use it for an outdoor candle holder, bird feeder, anything you want!
Make your own tin can flower, use it for an outdoor candle holder, bird feeder, anything you want! Perfect for my flower bed outback!
Lace Planters- Great project for some Mod Podge and our Cotton Laces!
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DIY: Lace Flower Pots | Pretty & budget-friendly wedding centerpiece idea!
A Beautiful Mess Blog || Awesome craft ideas, DIY, and upcycling projects
cactus, cacti, pretty, floral, plants, crochet, diy inspiration
pretty lace flower pots (not just for plants....)
Lace+planter | Easy DIY craft lace plant pot
DIY DOILY CRAFTS : Pretty Lace Flower Pots
DIY Lace Flower Pots - A Beautiful Mess
DIY Lace Flowerpot -
"Tailgating" bench for dads. Clever, clever!
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"Tailgating" bench for dads. Clever, clever! Check out car junkyards for tailgates...
Tailgating Ideas | tailgate bench | crafty ideas Def. gonna make this for my man!
Tailgating Ideas | tailgate bench | crafty ideas For the front yard flower bed !
41 DIY Truck Tailgate Bench Ideas - Upcycle a Rusty Tailgate - Clicky Pix
"Tailgating" bench for dads. ...... Clever, clever!
Tailgate bench awesome something I want to try!!
Tailgating Ideas | tailgate bench | crafty ideas
auto part furniture | Car Parts
Badass diy Chevy project!
Pallet, paint and old scuffed baseballs = Americana flag. Cute!
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Worn Wood Flag With Baseball Stars - Sweet C's Designs - neat concept! #holiday #july4 #pallet #diy #usapride #flag
Make an easy baseball pallet flag- perfect way to show off your love for baseball.#baseball #crafts #DIY #getgrizzlie
Make an easy baseball pallet flag- perfect way to show off your love for baseball (or your little league all-star!!) This is also a fun idea for home decor for the 4th of July with it's patriotic theme!
Worn wood flag with baseballs for stars- America’s pastime meets America’s birthday! Great use for a pallet. Easy to duplicate with a trip to Lowe's and a little paint. @ Home Design Ideas
Wooden pallet flag w/ baseball stars...super cute ..this would look great a little boys room!
Pallet Flag love the ideas of old baseballs as stars not a fan of the actual flag tho
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DIY- Wood Flag (pallet) with Baseball Stars- Love this idea!
Baseball Pallet Flag. What a creative idea!
Cheerios bird feeders...this would be fun!
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Alzheimer's craft ideas: Bird feeders made from pipe cleaners and cheerios. Great for exercising fine motor skills.
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.
Bird feeders made from pipe cleaners and cheerios. Fun activity to develop fine motor skills. Kids had fun and birds like too!!!
Here is a simple bird feeder that your kids can make. I found this cute idea at Preschool Alphabet You just need two things: pipe cleaners and Cheerios.
My kids love watching birds eat from our bird feeder. Do yours? Here is a simple bird feeder that your kids can make. I found this cute idea at Preschool Alphabet You just need two things: pipe cleaners and Cheerios.
For the kids to do this summer. Bird feeders made from pipe cleaners and cheerios. Fun activity to develop fine motor skills.
Bird feeders made from pipe cleaners and cheerios. Fun activity for kids to develop fine motor skills.
Kids and gardening. bird feeder. Cheerio Birdfeeder
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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Diy Crafts Take a 2 liter soda bottle, poke holes in it. Attach to a garden hose. Toss over a tree branch and let hang for a kids water sprinkler. Summer fun!, Diy, Diy & Crafts, Top Diy
Great cheap summer fun idea! Cool the kids off with a homemade sprinkler. 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. You can adjust how the water sprinkles by adjusting the water flow.
Summer fun alert! Cool the kids off with a homemade sprinkler. Take a 2 liter soda bottle, poke holes in it. Attach to a garden hose via a male to male adapter that you can get at any hardware or garden supply store. Toss over a tree branch and let hang for some cooling off on a hot day. #DIY
Such a good idea.... Cool the kids off with a homemade sprinkler. 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.
I needed this idea last week! Cool the kids off with a homemade sprinkler. 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. You can adjust how the water sprinkles by adjusting the water flow. When the bottle gets stupid, just switch it out with another bottle, no additional cost!
Fairies, Tree Houses, Fairyhouses, Fairy Houses, Fairy Gardens, Faerie, Treehouses
moss fairy house - old tree stump #FairyGarden #SecretGarden #MiniatureGarden #GardenDecor #Fairies #DIY
Moss Faerie House By Sally J. Smith of Lake Champlain, NY. www.greenspiritarts.com - create fairy houses from tree stumps.
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Great suggestions for making items for fairy gardens, with great pictures | hey!! I have quite a few old tree stumps!!
Fairy house in tree followthewestwind: (via Fairy Gardens) Moss Faerie HouseBy Sally J. Smith of Lake Champlain, NY.www.greenspiritarts.com
tree stump fairy house ideas | Miniature vs. Fairy Gardens | In the Woods near Skyline Drive
Oh, boy. Have we more than a few of these on the property. || Fairy House from a Tree Stump
moss fairy house - old tree stump (JP please lets do if you have to cut a tree)
Garden Ideas, Chairs, Outdoor, Gardening, Gardens, Moss Garden
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This mossy green chair looks like it belongs in a gardening fairytale! #plant #design
moss garden chair project. my next obsession after the sod couch, the moss chair...
moss garden chair - It would be easy to make, really comfy - looks...interesting
moss garden chair project by http://www.mossacres.com/photo_view.asp?id=12
moss garden chair project - new meaning to outdoor furniture.
I love a moss chair. It would look good in my moss garden!
moss garden chair project ...... Would you sit on this?
awesome! moss garden chair project - love the whimsy!
old tub 'hanging basket'... cool