Hometalk :: DIY Bee Skep
Bee skep cloches make a wonderful addition to any decor, whether it be Primitive, French Country, Cottage or Garden. We suggest when placing the
Modern Farmer | How to Build a Bee Skep
DIY: Make this Super Cute Beehive for Your Front Porch for Under $10! summer patio decor ideas spring beehive bbq pinterest project glue gun cheap budget rustic country rope twine easy7
A beehive is a receptacle used as a home for bees. Most beehives are built by bees, but some are manmade. Honey bees weren't native to North America, and were brought over by the English colonists in the early 17th century.
Directions for making a bee skep--hard to keep bees in (can't harvest honey) but pretty to look at...
Do not ever forget, USDA outlawed using a bee skep in the US. This is due to fungus growth in the fibrous basket material. Cute, and trust me I want one, but unusable.
More bee skeps
These bee skeps are made like those in the colonial days out of grass. Not practical but very beautiful!
Bee Skeps - Minnesota Renaissance Festival - Shakopee, MN