jenny sims
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artful thursdays #17.....wire bird cage tutorial

wire bird cage tutorial: you will only need some inexpensive 20 gauge craft wire, wire cutters and pliers, some junk chain from a broken necklace, and your paper clay bird


Bird home, make from wire coat hangers, sew little bird from fabric scraps,add little chandy bling on top

Mexican Alebrijes-could use large popsicle sticks. Beautiful patterns!

Mexican Alebrijes are Fair Trade Art reflecting the colorful culture of Oaxaca. Each Alebrije is hand carved and hand-painted by highly skilled artisans. with kids use popsicle sticks

Recycled/salvage garden art.

If youre anything like me and cringe every time you throw something in the garbage thats perfectly reusable but youre really not sure where to recycle it, the garden just might be the place. So many household items that we get tired of or that.

Idea for solar lighting along garden pathways....

Idea for solar lighting along garden pathways. using electrical insulators. Fr all those insulators in the barn at Mineola!

reclaimed around the home metal parts and pieces of vintage.One cannot have too many birdhouses!

Repurposed/Upcycled Birdhouse~ This is a great bird house made from random old items. I can see a few tweaks and this could be an awesome fairy house.

dancing garden jewels stake - tutorial - add glass beads to flexible wire and attach to a decorated pole for the garden

Glass Beads Dance in Your Garden It's hard not to smile when you see these sparkling Dancing Garden Jewels bobbing and swaying in the breeze. The multicolored glass beads are strung on flexible, stainless steel wires. "Plant" them anywhere in your garden.