Think twice before dumping your broken pots, they can turn out to be useful and beautiful garden decorations as these DIY Broken Clay Pot Fairy Gardens. You may use clay pots for vertical gardens, and got broken accidentally or it is cut on purpose, it can be beautiful creations to your garden and backyard. From the broken pots, create a cascading staircase with a castle at the top, a tiered garden, a beautiful forest, and other toys and tiny accessories you have around the house to create any mini magical fairy villages you wish. These mini gardens will make your outdoor appearance looks more magical and appealing. And they are actually pretty simple to create. Collect all your broken clay pot, and fill the pot with planter’s soil and arrange the shards in the soil in any way in your mind!
Such pots can be created either from the shards left from an accidental break or from a carefully planned cut. To cut such a pot, soak it and use a craft drill or file to create a weakened shape that can then be cut out with a hammer (be sure to use safety goggles and an air filter during this step). Try to get some rocks, sticks or tiny plants in the wild or in any nursery store to add to your masterpiece. This broken clay pot fairy garden is a simple, fun, creative, adorable and inexpensive idea to add more greens for home and garden. Here is a brilliant gallery of broken pot fairy gardens to get your inspired.
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Tutorial: daily colours.blogspot.ca