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Saturday, July 28, 2012
Garden Jewelry with Cast Off Dishes
After admiring these "plate flowers" for a while I jumped in and made some. This was lots of fun!!! I used E6000 glue to join the plates, saucers, candleholders, glass drops, etc. On the back I glued a flattened cheap spoon with the handle down. The handle sticks into a piece of plastic conduit that is reinforced with an old scrap of rebar inside.
Give the glue plenty of time to set up (maybe as long as a week) before putting them on the stakes.
I have to warn you...this can get addictive...I made a lot more than shown. Have fun if you try it!!