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12 Easy Garden Crafts

By: Julia Litz, Editor,

Dipped in Gold PlanterOnce the weather gets warm and the sun starts shining, there's simply no excuse for staying inside. These 12 Easy Garden Crafts will keep you busy and engaged all season. Check out these simple landscaping ideas for inspiration and seasonal craft ideas. Whether you're looking for easy patio ideas or little items to can add to your garden, you won't be disappointed. Gather up a few craft projects and save them for a sunny day - you'll be so glad you spent some time in the dirt. Use everything from beads to recycled paper to construct these one-of-a-kind garden craft projects.

These easy garden crafts are perfect for young crafters but adults can enjoy them, too. If you're looking for a fun afternoon activity and want to get the kids to turn off the TV, consider one of these easy backyard ideas and craft projects. Even if you don't have a backyard or even a patio, you can add these homemade garden crafts to a window sill or stoop. After all, fresh flowers and herbs are always a welcome addition to any space.

12 Easy Garden Crafts

12 Easy Garden Crafts
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Simple Backyard Ideas

Easy Landscaping Ideas


Chalk Paint Garden Pots


For more cheap garden ideas and DIY projects, check out the free downloadable eBook, Garden Crafts. Print it out, save it and use it whenever you want to give your outdoor space a boost. The decorative and eye-catching projects are perfect whether you have acre of space or a few feet to spare. Make watering cans, planters and more with help from the simple garden ideas featured in Garden Crafts.




Simple Backyard Ideas

Decorate your backyard with a cool-looking planter, watering can or clay pot. These simple backyard ideas are interesting to look at and so much fun to make. Easy landscaping ideas like these ones can add a personal touch to even the smallest yards. The pop of color will inspire you to invite friends over for a party or meal.

French Countryside DIY PlanterFrench Countryside DIY Planter

Dipped in Gold Planter

Cup and Saucer Planters

Color-Blocked Watering Can decorative and functional!

Chalkboard Label Tiered Stand and Pots

Chalkboard Herb Pots

Recycled Paper Seedling Planter



Easy Landscaping Ideas

If you're looking for a more substantial project, check out these simple garden ideas. Create your own garden stake, seed bombs and plant markers and help add a whole new dimension to your outdoor space. You can also decorate some garden tools and use them during your garden craft adventures. Forget what you think you know about easy garden ideas, these projects will blow your mind.


Bead Custer Garden Stake

Bead Buster Garden Stake

Glass Bottle Vase Stakes

Simple DIY Seed Bombs

Cute Chalkboard Planter Markers

Peacock and Periwinkle Gardening Tools great gift idea!





31 Clay Pot Crafts


Clay pots aren't just meant for the garden. Learn how to use plain terra cotta pots to create all kinds of amazing craft projects in 31 Clay Pot Crafts. With some paint, chalk and even ribbon, you can transform an everyday item into something extraordinary. Use these clay pot crafts to decorate your kitchen, living room, patio or backyard. No matter where you leave your creation, it's sure to standout and make an impression.


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