Category Archive for: ‘Crafts’

Gardening With Kids Easy DIY BirdBath Project

Gardening with Kids: Easy DIY Birdbath

Stacy Tornio and Ken Keffer are at it again! The creators of Destination Nature are now on their next book promoting all the ways that you can get kids outside. In their most recent book, We Love Nature!: A Keepsake Journal for Families Who Love to Explore the Outdoors, you’ll share in the discovery of nature with your child and preserve …

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Vintage Tea Cup Planters: a Great Fundraising Tool

One my absolute favourite gardeners is joining us again today for tea time. Kristin Crouch, creator of the blog, That Bloomin’ Garden. Kristin is a writer, speaker, volunteer Master Gardener, and a children’s community garden mentor. Oh, and that’s when she’s not growing 500 tomatoes in her greenhouse! Today Kristin joins us to talk about fundraising and gardening. Vintage tea cups …

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BC Home And Garden Shows Better Gnomes And Gardens Feature Garden Therapy Submission Woody

Oh Gnome! A Mossy DIY

If you have been following along with me on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and of course here on Garden Therapy, you already know that I’ve been decorating a gnome for the BC Home and Garden Show’s Better Gnomes and Gardens Feature benefiting Sole Food Street Farms. Read more about that here. Today I’m going to show you just how I transformed this: …

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Gnome Eyes

Better Gnomes and Gardens

Gnomes have been ostracized for years from garden shows and home gardens. That is until 2013 when the garden-style makers at the Chelsea Flower Show lifted a 100 year-old ban on gnomes, in response to public pressure. We can put a new face on the humble gnome can we not? He can have a sense of style / a purpose / a …

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Free Printable Seed Packet Valentines Craft

Sowing the Seeds of Love with Seed Packet Valentines

These printable seed packets make a fun crafty Valentine’s Day craft, that will keep on giving into the summer months. Give some seeds and your Valentine gets to grow the flowers. What a perfect little gift to sneak in the mailboxes of your neighbour (Random Acts of Valentine’s?). Or send these to school for classmates. Or just make up one …

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Garden Therapy Desktop Calendar February 2014 1024x768 Free Desktop Calendar

Free February Calendar and a Pretty Cool Project

February is for the birds! Not in a Forgeddaboutit kind of way, but literally. Gardeners should be feeding birds in the winter to help them keep healthy so they can spend the next few months eating aphids and caterpillars from your garden. All we really want as gardeners is fewer aphids and caterpillars, right? That plus it’s the month of …

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