A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: Do you know about all of these Craftster features?
Total Members: 297,724
Currently Running With Scissors:
378 Guests and 10 Users
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop


Pages: [1] 2  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Chalkboard animal planters from soft drink bottles  (Read 1642 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
1+
 
teaandcraft
« on: May 16, 2014 02:05:05 AM »



I was inspired to make these from a picture I saw on Pinterest of cute white kitty planters made from soft drink bottles (http://www.pinterest.com/pin/127437864429724028/). I saved up some bottles from my recycling, cut them using scissors and a scalpel, and then spray painted them with chalkboard paint. I used chalk to draw on their faces, which worked out well for me because it was really easy to correct mistakes! ^____^
THIS ROCKS   Logged

teaandcraft.blogspot.com.au
HSG
Global Moderator
Glass Crafts Moderator
Guest Blogger

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Oy Vey!
Offline Offline

Posts: 10255
Joined: 18-Aug-2006

Margaritas & Facial Masks


View Profile WWW
« Reply #1 on: May 16, 2014 03:02:27 AM »

So clever and cute! Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

elderflower
Tutorial Contributor

Offline Offline

Posts: 2176
Joined: 05-Dec-2010

View Profile
« Reply #2 on: May 16, 2014 04:39:35 AM »

I like these little creatures very much. Thank you for a great idea/
THIS ROCKS   Logged
alwaysinmyroom
Craftalongs Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Life is Moving Along Splendidly
Offline Offline

Posts: 28795
Joined: 12-Feb-2006

Make all things!!


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #3 on: May 16, 2014 06:00:15 AM »

clever reuse--cute and practical!

I love the kitty... there are a lot of possibilities with this project...thanks for sharing!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

kwality570
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 2509
Joined: 13-Aug-2006


View Profile WWW
« Reply #4 on: May 16, 2014 09:18:08 AM »

Great idea!  I love the little creatures you chose to do.  Smiley
THIS ROCKS   Logged

kittykill
Global Moderator
Guest Blogger
Needlework Moderator
Occasions and Holidays Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 30039
Joined: 25-Sep-2004

I got 99 problems, but a stitch ain't one.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #5 on: May 16, 2014 09:34:34 AM »

Are you kidding me? These are adorable! I can't stand it.  Cheesy
THIS ROCKS   Logged

I Sew Cute
Jewelry and Trinkets Moderator
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

I'm a Fanatic Friend of Craftster!
Offline Offline

Posts: 7413
Joined: 08-Apr-2008

Take me to the kittens!!! >^.^<


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #6 on: May 16, 2014 10:36:37 AM »

I love this & think my kids would have a blast making them! Thank you so much for sharing!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Check out Trinkets & Jewelry! Wink
pinterest
blog
twitter
etsy
Trekky
Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 2579
Joined: 01-Dec-2006


View Profile
« Reply #7 on: May 17, 2014 06:59:52 AM »

They are adorable!
THIS ROCKS   Logged

http://craftytrekky.blogspot.com/

I have lots of train tickets (I get the train most days), if anyone wants some for papercrafting just send me a PM Smiley
teaandcraft
« Reply #8 on: June 13, 2014 06:06:10 AM »

Thanks everyone! ^___^
THIS ROCKS   Logged

teaandcraft.blogspot.com.au
kittykill
Global Moderator
Guest Blogger
Needlework Moderator
Occasions and Holidays Moderator

Tutorial Contributor

Friend of Craftster Friend of Craftster

Offline Offline

Posts: 30039
Joined: 25-Sep-2004

I got 99 problems, but a stitch ain't one.


View Profile WWW available for personal swaps
« Reply #9 on: June 13, 2014 08:14:03 AM »

You inspired me to make one of my own! I made a little white kitty. I want to make a bear.
THIS ROCKS   Logged

Threads you might like:
Pages: [1] 2  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
 
Jump to:  



FacebookTwitterPinterest
only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search



your ad could be here!

How-To Videos
Get Gorgeous Lashes Without Mascara or Serums
Best Colors to Enhance Brown Eyes
The Very Best Sunless Tanners and Beauty Creams
Today Only: Get the Sofia Vergara Fragrance First
Lifestyle Products for Earth Day
Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Manicure for Halloween
"Z" is for Zombie!
Meatless Monday: Honey Roasted Parsnip Soup

Comparison Shopping




Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...
Moderators

Follow Craftster...






Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2014, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.