Used CD's for a Glittery Garden Globe

A Too-Cool Idea to Turn a Styrofoam Ball & Used CD's Into an Eye-Catching Garden Globe I can't take credit for this project, though I've toyed with the idea of recycling a plain looking gazing ball into something more spectacular by gluing on mirrored pieces, mosaics or other what-have-yous. Just never had the time to get it a try. … [Read more...]

Garden Mirrors Make An Interesting Accent

Ideas For Using A Garden Mirror And Outdoor Safety Tips Wanda emailed and asked: I want a mirror for my garden. I have heard there are plastic mirrors or that stainless steel would be good for a mirror. Can you tell me if you have made one and how you did it. I want it to be fairly large. Oh, and thanks for the info on your garden mirror … [Read more...]

Terra Cotta Pot – Decorative Paint Project Question

What Is The Best Method To Seal Off The Interior Of A Terra Cotta Pot? I received an email from Leslie asking: This is a fantastic website, extremely helpful. I have found the articles in the Decorative Paint Techniques category very informative. THANKS! My question: I am using gauze fabric and modpodge and then painting over it with airbrush … [Read more...]