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Reader's favourite garden art projects of 2012
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DIY Garden Projects | Best Garden Art Projects Of 2012 | DIY & Craft Ideas
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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DIY Chicken Wire + Mason Jars - Would also work great for fresh flowers (frog)
Ball jars and chicken wire for flower arrangements -great idea!
DIY: chicken wire + mason jars with lid rings = vases for flower display or centerpieces. Great for outdoor table flower arrangements.
Chicken wire in mason jar lid to make flowers look full
Mason jars with chicken wire for easy yet beautiful flower arranging. Smart idea.
Upcycle an old hamster cage into a birdcage planter.
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DIY Bird cage planter (10 From: An Enchanted Cottage, please visit
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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?
Flower Pot gifts - super cute!
Use a terra cotta pot to wrap a gift - or as a dessert stand or bird bath
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
What a cute gift idea! My friend just celebrated a birthday and is moving into a new house. What a cute inexpensive idea!
Plant pot filled with seeds
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 Halloween crafts: canning lid pumpkin, distressed look, cinnamon sticks
Easiest and quickest Fall craft ever! Make this canning jar ring pumpkin in five minutes flat! @pNut and @Jeannie Brown
A peacock in your garden with wine bottles. So cute.
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Saving my wine bottles to do this: 20 DIY Outdoor Decor & Outdoor Decorating ProjectsModern Home Interior Design
Wine Bottle Peacock - my love of Wine & Peacocks Made into Garden Art!
A peacock in your garden with wine bottles. I can drink the wine! A different kind of bottle tree.
Welp, back on my mission to drink more wine! Wine bottle peacock yard art.
DIY Wall Decor
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DIY canvas art for home using a leaf, paint, spray paint and a canvas.
Weekend art project DIY Wall Decor
diy wall painting
Leaf Painting wall art
Spray paint art.
Leaf art project
Beautiful DIY Art project for anyone!!
Neat wall art project!
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 prints on wood slices
Tree stump painted art wood
fern and embroidery hoops
painted wood slices...I like the various shades of green.
green house decor - Bing Images
Ferns: Bring the outdoors in with some lovely ferns. This underrated plant serves as a great wall decoration thanks to Two's Company's intricate silhouettes, painted on slabs of mango wood. ($45 each for small and $60 each for large; 800-896-7266)
Check out Suzanne Aspreas Painted Wood Slices As Wall Art Decalz @Lockerz
garden art from old spoons
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Recycled spoons and forks made into yard art
Yard art - old silverware made into pretty and unique flowers
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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coffee can bird house
pinterest coffee cans | junk inspired coffee can funnel birdhouse coffee can birdhouse ...
old tin birdhouse
Wonderful ideas (and strange at times) for birdhouses. Coffee can birdhouse, whimsical birdhouse, funnel roof, red, vintage, recycled
Old coffe can birdhouse
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Easy Mod Podge French pots
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Easy Mod Podge French pots: Very Cool French Flower Pots you can make yourself!
Old grungy clay pots to French Flower Pots
Easy DIY French Style Clay Pots
Easy Mod Podge French pots with a great technique for easy image transfer
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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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 (",)
Hypertufa hand planter ~ made with surgical gloves and your favorite hypertufa or soil cement mix.
Fill old work glove with prepared cement. Allow it time to set up. Remove glove and plant. Fun :) #DIY #garden #planter
DIY: Hand planter. Fill an old work glove with prepared cement. Allow it time to set. Remove glove and plant.
Fun succulent planter: fill old work glove with prepared cement, allow it time to set up, then remove glove and plant
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.
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 :)
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.
Tin-can flower....use it for an outdoor candle holder, bird feeder....anything you want!
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DIY: Tin Can Flower. Great as an outdoor candle holder, bird feeder or cup holder! Spring is here!
Make your own tin can flower, use it for an outdoor candle holder, bird feeder, anything you want!
Lace Planters- Great project for some Mod Podge and our Cotton Laces!
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Pretty Lace Flower Pots
DIY flower pots. A great touch to your garden.
Doilies round terracotta pots; succulents
clay pots wrapped in doilies - for the cactus garden
20 (QUICK) DIY Ideas - A Beautiful Mess
Lace covered planting pots
DIY Lace Flowerpot -
"Tailgating" bench for dads. Clever, clever!
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Happy Father's Day to gardening dads! Sit back and enjoy!
Garden bench from chevy tailgate
truck tailgate bench on Gardening Dads
Need to build one of these for Justin's garage Bench
Pallet, paint and old scuffed baseballs = Americana flag. Cute!
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Wooden pallet flag w/ baseball stars
Pallet Baseball Flag from craft gossip
Wooden pallet flag w/ baseball stars...super cute ..this would look great a little boys room!
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
Worn wood flag with baseballs for stars. Great craft to do with the kids - the more imperfect the better.
Cheerios bird feeders...this would be fun!
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Cheerio Birdfeed. A good one for the kiddies!
Simple to make: Cheerio Bird Feeder (cereal strung onto a pipe cleaner)
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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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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moss fairy house. This is like me dream tree house!
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!
tree stump fairy house ideas | Miniature vs. Fairy Gardens | In the Woods near Skyline Drive
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
Repurpose | Old Chair into Garden Art
Vintage Chairs Get Up-cycled
moss garden chair project -I gotta do this!!! I have just the old chair!
Interesting Garden Idea
(via Moss Art) moss chair
old tub 'hanging basket'... cool