From Plastic Spoons to Artichoke Garden Sculpture

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Hang on to those plastic spoons, because we’ve got yet another way to turn them into something awesome! Mona turned hers into a fabulous garden sculpture. Friends, she made an artichoke. And I’m kind of ridiculously in love with it. She’s showing us how it’s done (in text and video) at Craft Klatch.

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Mercury Glass Bird Feeders

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At Stow & Tell U, Amy was looking for a way to use some of the glass canning jars that were gathering dust on her shelves. By combining them with some thrifted glass plates, she figured out a way to make pretty bird feeders. Amy does caution, “I’ve labeled these bird feeders as ‘ornamental’ since they may not pass a rigorous bird feeder enthusiast’s examination.”

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Toilet Tank Mosaic Planter

What do you get when you combine an old toilet tank and the bottom of a two-liter bottle? Just ask Mike from Blue Velvet Chair! She found an old toilet tank abandoned by a river behind a home improvement store. Mike got to thinking that the tank’s waterproof and, honestly, has a nice shape… Why {…Read More…}