It is easy once you know how to do it, but as you can tell the snowflake is complex so it does take a dose of patience along with the knowledge of the right steps. My 7 year old was able to help me make this and she was fascinated by the process and very proud of her final result.
These are just fantastic! That is such a great idea! I love how the planter blends in so naturally. They're really, really pretty!
Thanks so much for the details, I'll be linking. What a great idea!
If I weren't such a frail delicate flower, I'd be running out to do this! And wouldn't it be cool painting them all different colors, and having halloween ones and everything? But mostly, I wanted to tell you that any blog with the word ubiquitous in it has my vote!
I've never crafted with gourds, but this makes me want to go hunt some down.
Nothing like nature to nurture nature. Say that fast 3 times! I love these Pam. I used to make them as candles for halloween but as planters is even better. Got to get to the bottom of this! I have been leary to put a real candle in any gourd. I love painted gourds and thought about painting on designs before i planted these.
But I really have a thing for the shape and surface mottling of gourds and decided to use these in the "raw"! Also Iam thinking they would be too busy with designs painted all over them. The plants are doing so well in their gourd homes and getting bigger every day.
Great idea and it looks so neat also! These are so cool! I may have to make some from this giant box of gourds in my garage. I need to take a peak into that giant box of gourds you keep mentioning is sitting in your garage. How long have they been sitting there now waiting for us to play???
Pam, just another great idea and a way for me to also use some of the gourds I have been pushing aside in my basement.Run (Accesskey R) Save (Accesskey S) Download Fresh URL Open Local Reset (Accesskey X).
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So I made it purposefully. It is very easy.