How to Make a Leaf Embossed Concrete Fountain

The concrete bird bath that we had on our hillside fell over and broke. So this week’s Tuesdays in the Garden theme, DIY Garden Decor or any DIY How To Garden post, gave me the perfect excuse to create a new one.  I wanted to make a leaf embossed concrete fountain that the birds could… [Read More]

Makers Mix Concrete Mini Planters

My cousin Michael Assisle, aka “The Glueologist,” sent me a new product he is working with from Beacon, called Makers Mix Concrete. He also sent me one of their sweet little molds, so I thought it would fun to make a couple of concrete mini planters. Concrete Mini Planters These were a breeze to make. You… [Read More]

Faux Lead Garden Ornaments

Several years ago I was part of a garden club. Each month we would take turns hosting a project that everyone could make. For one of them, we created faux lead garden ornaments from concrete pieces we bought at a local merchant. Last fall while we were traveling, I noticed a man on the side of… [Read More]