Mini bird house on a stick for house plants

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Project by Jeffery Mullen posted 07-18-2011 09:06 AM 3065 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I got this pattern out of Creative Wood works & crafts magazine. Diana Thompson’s is the creator of the patterns in this month of may magazine. I have tried all her bird house patterns and just love the shape of every one of them . I decided to drill a hole in the bottom to this one and put a dowel in the hole to hold the mini 2” plant pot bird house in the plant pot dirt. I made this one of pine and painted it pretty colors. I also cut out of a one inch by one inch of a block of walnut wood and made a bird to go with it . Of course I got a pattern for the bird that came with the bird house patterns from the magazine. I also was able to use some of the scraps that fell off one of the bird houses I made and made me some mini wooden spoons for scooping up seed beads while I make jewelry wow what a bonus !! This cue little plant pot bird house is the one I am entering in the contest I hope you all like it Jeff M.

-- Jeffery Mullen

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#1 posted 07-18-2011 11:46 AM

I love it! The colors are so nice and cheerful and I think it makes a wonderful accent to a plant! Great job and good luck on the contest!

Sheila :)

-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs ( Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#2 posted 07-19-2011 07:41 AM

Thank you Sheila ! I didn’t know for sure how to set this up with wording but I guss I did ok for the first time entering a contest. I hope to fill many homes with these plant pot bird houses when I do my craft sales.

-- Jeffery Mullen

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#3 posted 07-24-2011 06:26 PM

Fantastic!! ;-))

-- Bob in WW ~ "some old things are lovely, warm still with life ... of the forgotten men who made them." - D.H. Lawrence

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