Posts Tagged ‘garden’

@Home This Weekend: Garden Painting

This weekend, decorate your home with a garden-inspired painting. gigglygirl found a rustic wooden fence plaque and painted it with bright and happy flowers. What a great accent for a protected porch area, or even inside. Love it!

Tute Tuesday: Mini Indoor Plant

How are you at growing indoor plants? Is your thumb more brown than green? Never fear! Craftylittlemonkey has the solutions to your plant woes. Her tutorial for a Mini Indoor Plant is not only over the top cute, but it also allows you to enjoy greenery without all the hassle. This little guy is perfect […]

Tute Tuesday: Ceramic Planter from Money Bank

Is the cold weather getting you down? Brighten up winter with a few indoor plants. Succulents are the easiest plants to take care of and they will look fabulous in a fun planter. Craftster member teaandcraft shares her tutorial for taking an everyday money bank and turn it into a Ceramic Planter. This tutorial is […]

@Home This Weekend: Pretty Planter

This weekend, upcycle a plastic jug and make a sweet planter. kittykill used washi tape to give a pretty primrose a bright new home. Sweet! Save

@Home This Weekend: Updated Yardbird

This weekend, update a tired flamingo with bright paints. rockingbearranch brightened this yardbird up a great deal, and even gave it false eyelashes. Here’s to a great pop of color in the garden! Save

How Does Your Garden Grow?

I don’t know about you, but this time of year, I can’t help but get outside and work in my garden. I’ve already planted in the herb garden, and freshened up all my pots. I love watching the yard fill in with color! Take a look at some great garden ideas, and maybe you’ll be […]

Hey, it’s summer. Go outside!

We’re in the midst of those lazy days of summer. Let’s take a visit to some of our Craftster friends who have been busy making their outdoor space unique and inviting. C’mon! Let’s hit the home of TheMistressT first, because she’s got tasty summer drinks. Don’t they look delicious on her fabulous striped table cozy? […]

Artsy Garden

Spring is hands down my favorite season of the year; I love getting out and puttering in the garden. It’s fun to mix great plants with unique accents in the yard. Here are some great outdoor ideas that may inspire your unique garden. Knickertwist and her son gathered rocks from around her yard and made […]

July 6, 2012 Featured Projects

Every two weeks we pick our favorite 15 projects that Craftster readers have voted for with the “This Rocks!” button. Here are our latest picks which were lovingly and painstakingly chosen (so many amazing projects to choose from!), this time by rackycoo. We hope you enjoy them! Peacock Finger Puppet by shmac Fresh Apple and […]

Green Thumb Thursday: Great Garden Challenge

Hey gardeners! Make sure you snap some pictures of your beautiful gardens and yummy crops! The Home Sweet Home category is hosting a Great Garden Challenge. Enter your garden by August 13. You can see all the information here: https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=386046.0 You can see more great crafts by browsing Exterior Decorating / Yard Art / Gardening […]

Green Thumb Thursday: Zetti Inspired Raised Garden Bed

lvl0rg4n and her mom have a amazing landlord. They don’t mind that they added raised garden beds, not even brighty colored, zetti-inspired ones! I already love going out to my own garden but I think this fun paint would make me love it even more. You can see the full thread here: https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=383518.0 You can […]

Green Thumb Thursday: Ceramic Plant Markers

I love this idea! Selenium as created plant markers out of painted ceramic tiles! They’ll last for years and will be easy to clean off for winter storage. You can see the full thread here: https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=31965.0 You can also view our own Craftster Quickies video for a full tutorial on how to make your own! […]

July 21, 2010 Featured Projects

Every two weeks we pick our favorite 15 projects that Craftster readers have voted for with the “This Rocks!” button. Here are our latest picks which were lovingly and painstakingly chosen (so many amazing projects to choose from!), this time by jungrrl. We hope you enjoy them! Anna Feng Steampunk Avatrix out of bedsheets! by […]

Keepin’ It Green: The Week in DIY: Must-Have Summer Beauty Products You Can Make at Home, How to Beat the Heat All Summer, and More

The Week in DIY: Must-Have Summer Beauty Products You Can Make at Home, How to Beat the Heat All Summer, and More Each week, we highlight some of our favorite craft projects from our friends at Treehugger and Planet Green to help inspire your inner DIYer. 50 All Natural Beauty Products You Can Make Yourself […]

Crocheted Plant Holders

Randomly Spotted on the Galactic Interweb… These awesome little plant holders were designed by Lauren Anderson. They are probably such a simple thing to make (I’m not a crocheter, I don’t know!) but they look so adorable! You can either cut a few flowers and put them in a vase in the container or even […]