With spring weather here, its time to think of ways to make our home and garden looks fantastic. The best and easiest way to do this is with crafts. Here is a craft idea from  FaveCrafts for you to enjoy.

 

Tea Light Lantern

A cute inexpensive way to light up your garden.

This craft requires the following materials : baby or candle jar, 3/16 and 1/16 armature wire, tacky glue, metal charm and pliers. 

Step 1-Cut the 1/16th wire to an 8 inch piece and bend in a U shape.

Step 2-Cut off the 1/16th wire an 18 inch piece and wrap around jar.

Step 3-Insert 8 inch wire on each side of the jar curl with pliers to secure, trim excess.

Step 4-Pull wire tight around jar and wrap around handle, trim excess.

Step 5-Wrap wire around handle.

The Hook: stretch out the 3/16 wire , add looks then bend end down and loop in the other direction. Make wire 18 inches

long.

Presto- instant candle holder that makes a great addition to your patio or deck. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2 Responses to Arts and Crafts: Garden Creation

  1. This is so cute ;) drop by & link up sometime @ http://www.dearcreatives.com/

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