Yard and Patio Crafts

How to Make Crafts for Your Garden and Patio

Here are some creative ideas to help you dress up your yard and decorate your patio or deck. These are among my favorite outdoor crafts and I hope they soon become yours. If you have to create a unique outdoor craft, please take a moment to submit it to be included in this collection.

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    Bagel Bird Feeder
    Bagel Bird Feeder.

    Discover how easy it is to make a bird feeder out of a bagel covered with bird seed. The birds will enjoy eating the seed and keep going once they get to the bagel.

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    Clay Bird Bath
    Clay Bird Bath.

    Discover how easy it is to make a decorative bird bath out of a few large flower pots and a saucer. Use your imagination to create your own design.

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    You can use a variety of supplies, that can be found outside, to create miniature houses that you can use to decorate your garden or patio.

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    Flower Pot People
    Flower Pot People.

    A visitor named Cacien explains how she created this amazing garden creation out of several clay pots.

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    Garden Marker Craft
    Garden Marker Craft.

    This tutorial teaches you how to use old wooden spoons and pictures of vegetables and plants to make row markers for your garden.

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    Garden Stepping Stones
    Garden Stepping Stones.

    While store purchased stepping stones can be a little spendy, you can use these directions to make your own. Gather the family together and everyone can join the fun.

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    Toad Houses

    Toad Houses
    Toad Houses.

    You can attract toads to your garden, create a wonderful garden decoration, and have some creative family fun all at the same time.