Birdhouse with flower bed

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Project by Conrad posted 12-27-2012 08:37 PM 1419 views 1 time favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This one if my favorite creation so far. I wanted to have something different and I thought flowers would be a good choice so I built a small box onto the front of this one where I will be able to plant a low growing flower like a flocks. There is also an old glass candle holder on the back right where I plan to plant a small vine that will grow over the roof of the house.

This was made from “recycled” wood from my local compost. The only things that are not are the moss and stones which were bought from my local craft shop, and the base which was cut from a plank of pine.

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#1 posted 12-27-2012 09:33 PM

This is really cool

-- Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#2 posted 12-27-2012 09:40 PM

I agree it’s my favorite too. COOL!

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#3 posted 12-28-2012 12:50 AM

Neato! (everybody else already said cool) I’m ready to move in.. how tall do I have to be?

-- You can collect dust or you can make dust. I choose to make it.

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#4 posted 12-28-2012 02:11 AM

Well if you can fit into the 1”1/4 hole you are more than welcome to stay rent free!

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#5 posted 12-28-2012 03:09 AM

this as awesome! i love it! i have always loved to take stuff straight out of the woods and make something with them.

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#6 posted 12-28-2012 02:15 PM

Creative and innovative design, a living art. Can’t wait to see the plants and vines growing.


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#7 posted 12-29-2012 09:00 PM

Just finished looking at all your birdhouses. They are fantastic.

-- Chris, Canterbury, CT

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#8 posted 12-30-2012 07:20 AM

Thanks Maniteee!

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