• How to: Easy project ideas

    Flea Market entertainer’s piano bar

    by  • August 25, 2014 • How to: Easy project ideas, My Big Garden Project •  Comments

    Piano bar

    Piano Repurposed Karyn Courter joined in our recent Project Challenge, starting with a shabby old piano,…an up right.  What she came up with is downright fabulous!  A wine bar! Karyn’s old piano sacrifices its strings to become a beautiful wine bar..   Rich and fine grained underneath, she stripped off the old varnish and stained...

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    Dressed up dressers in the garden

    by  • June 7, 2014 • Creative Containers, Garden Junk, How to: Easy project ideas •  Comments

    Dressed up dressers

    Recycled Garden Project: Dressers! Like these creative gardeners, turn a dresser into a garden potting bench, planter box or ‘stage’ to display garden treasures.. Linda Gladman took a few Flea Market Gardening essentials like a window, a garden sign and a galvanized container and created a vignette extraordinaire on her outdoor dresser top.  Borrow...

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    Create a fun fairy garden with Jean’s clever new ideas

    by  • November 21, 2013 • How to: Easy project ideas, Miniature and Fairy garden ideas •  Comments

    Jean's fairy gardens-

    Growing enchanted miniature garden scenes Jean Neuweg lives and gardens in Fort Madison, Iowa. When I saw her themed fairy gardens, she made this summer,…in one summer, I was delighted and amazed!  She has a talent for finding just the right accessories from very unique sources and making small details herself which we love...

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    Sproing! Fabulous and fun bedspring projects for the garden!

    by  • November 10, 2013 • Fall project ideas, How to: Easy project ideas •  Comments

    Bed springs for Fall

    Garden art made from old bed springs: Part 1 Fall Rusty, crusty, creaky springs…we’re just loving these springs! Yes, where the , ahem, normal person sees trash we see treasure in these old bed springs, conveniently packed in set of 300 or so and found who knows where,…leaning against dumpsters, on trash day or...

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