Garden arts & crafts

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Garden arts & crafts

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Reader's favourite garden art projects of 2012

A circle of chicken wire over the top of a mason jar acts as a flower "frog" to support stems in a bouquet.

Upcycle an old hamster cage into a birdcage planter.

Fill a clay pot with seed packets, use the saucer as a lid and tie with ribbon.

Canning Jar Lid "pumpkin" from Simply Klassic Home

A peacock in your garden with wine bottles. So cute.

  • Jericha Elwell
    Jericha Elwell

    mom needs this Poppy Elwell

DIY Wall Decor

Great support with twigs

painted wood slices

garden art from old spoons

Funnel + old coffee can = birdhouse.

Checker table

Easy Mod Podge French pots

Mason Jar Oil Lamp

  • Carolyn Dixon
    Carolyn Dixon

    Liked the jar full of pine cones and oil for a lamp on this page

  • Hameed Haykal
    Hameed Haykal

    Hi Carolyn, Thank you for sharing your lovely work with us. I enjoyed my visit very much. I invite you to visit my website and please sign the guest book. All the best wishes Hameed Haykal Newcastle, England Website Email

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

  • Hameed Haykal
    Hameed Haykal

    Hi I really enjoyed visiting your you. Thank you for sharing it with us. Best wishes Hameed Haykal Newcastle England Website Please sign the guest book. Thank you

Grow enchanted glass toadstools for the garden using a vase & bowl ~ Use E-6000 glue found at your craft store. paint red

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!

"Tailgating" bench for dads. Clever, clever!

Pallet, paint and old scuffed baseballs = Americana flag. Cute!

Cheerios bird feeders...this would be fun!

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!

  • Vickie Johnson
    Vickie Johnson

    Great idea for plant watering too

Moss sculpture...beautiful!

So cool!

old tub 'hanging basket'... cool

  • Sharon Brady
    Sharon Brady

    want to try this