While we’re waiting for the weather to warm up so that we can get outside into the garden again, it’s a good time to make plans for the coming season. If you are looking for ideas for some novel garden decor here are a great selection and all you need are some stones. It is quite remarkable what can be achieved using this basic material. I came across these sixteen cute and colorful decorating ideas on the garden Lovers Club website.
Some crafts are purely for show, while others appeal to a hobby or even serve a purpose. And best of all, these projects make use of a material you?re sure to have laying around somewhere in your yard. If not, they?re pretty easy to find! Rocks of all sizes, shapes, and colors can be painted or arranged in an attractive way that?s sure to add color and personality to your garden.
So pick up your paint, go on a rock hunt, find some fantastic stones, and pick out a craft.
These inexpensive and fun DIY crafts will be a fantastic way to get inspired to get out in the sunshine and get to work on that garden!
1. Spring Tic-Tac-Toe Board
An adorable game board made from a sanded cross-section of a large tree and ?a few stones painted to look like bumblebees and ladybugs. It?s a?great spring and summertime game that?s portable and cute!
2. Faux Strawberry Rocks
A few small strawberry-shaped stones can be painted to look like the real thing. If you?ve birds that like to eat your berries before you can get to them, these brightly colored fakes can help keep some of your berries safe from hungry birds.
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3. Wire and Stone Hanging Heart
A cute hanging decoration made out of chicken wire and multicolored stones. Hang these from a sturdy tree or fence for an inexpensive and easy way to spruce up the garden.
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