Garden Stake Recipe Wooden Paint Stirrers Spray Paint Paint Marker Spray Varnish Lay paint stirrers out newspaper or a cardboard box, spray with a coat of paint. Allow the first coat of paint to dry 30-45 minutes, then spray opposite side. Once dry, use a paint pen to write on each. (I like all caps, with little dots on the end.) Next spray a coat of varnish over the stake and allow to dry. Place it in the garden.
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DIY Snowflake ~ The materials for making a large snowflake start with 6 paint sticks. For smaller snowflakes you use Popsicle sticks, along with a combination of assorted wood craft sticks, squares and shapes all found at craft stores in bags of multiple sizes and shapes