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plant id tags

Posted by fldirt z9Fl (My Page) on
Sun, Nov 28, 10 at 17:03

I had all these broken clay pots & was wondering what to do with them. Saw where someone had made plant id tags so I thought that was something I could do. Made the tag & of course had to paint flowers on them then added the name of the plant. I

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Very nice! Great way to use broken pots! I may just have to copy this idea!!

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I love those, great use of broken pots and so artistic!
What kind of glue did you use? I have been so disappointed with Gorilla glue for gluing metal stakes to wooden markers...it doesn't hold.

Pam


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I use Silicone GE ll window & doors(clear) on all my crafts. I made a mosaic bowling ball fountain using it & it is fine, even in water!


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Pam, I am having a GREAT deal of success with Liquid Nails Small Projects repair adhesive. I started using Liquid Nails after someone posted it here on Garden Junk and now it is a stable in my workshop.


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Great recycling...love the "gardening" look of terracotta...& how you added your own touch to the plant IDs. TFS! Jeanne S.


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Painting the flowers on them makes them look so much more interesting & like "garden art"! Nice way to use up broken pots! Thanks for idea! Jan


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I love these garden tags. What a great project for over the winter. There are always a few broken pots in the garage.


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Great tags and I love your stained glass totem!!!
I also use GE II for windows and doors on everything...


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Thanks for all the kind words! GEII is the best..wouldn't use anything else.


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THOSE are cute! What a darling way to use broken pots!


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Great repurpose of broken pots! They are just too cute! I might have to steal this idea when I come across some broken terra cotta.


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cool idea!!!


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