Creative home and garden projects to make life better, re-use old stuff, and have some fun along the way.
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DIY Home & Garden Projects
Ready to make something wonderful? Explore these project ideas for indoor your home and out in the garden. Being an Empress of Dirt, it’s safe to say, these ideas are mostly thrifty and geared toward beginners.
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Creative Project Ideas
- Birdhouses | Houses, nesting boxes, feeders, and more.
- Birdhouse Projects & Nesting Box Plans | Get creative.
- Containers | Creative planter ideas.
- Fairy & Miniature Gardens | Create your own little world.
- Polymer Clay Crafts | Make miniatures with clay.
- 50 Creative and Recycled Garden Art Projects | This will keep you busy!
- Garden Art – No Power Tools Required
- Garden Art Flowers | DIY flower projects.
- Garden Balls | Create decorative orbs.
- Garden Signs | Projects and ideas.
- Glass Garden Art Projects | Reuse household glass items for art.
- Glass Gem Projects | Create with dollar store glass gems.
- Hand-Painted Art Projects | Grab some craft paints and go.
- Plant Tags & Markers | Creative and functional ideas.
- Tool Art | Create yard art from rusty, old tools
- Totems | Create garden art totems from thrift shop finds.
- Nature Crafts | Creative projects using natural materials.
- Ponds & Water Features | All about backyard fish ponds.
- Privacy Screen | Freestanding structure with bug house and garden art
- Raised Garden Beds | Free plans and ideas.
- Recycled & Repurposed Projects | Everything old is new again.
- Stones & Rocks | Painted, crafted, pathways, and more.
- Watering Can Art | Faux spilling water
- Wood Projects | Fun in the workshop.
Home Projects | Explore creative home projects here
- Crafts & Handwork | Sew, Knit, Embroidery, and More
- How to Paint Shoes | Turn plain shoes into unique wearable art.
- 10 Best Garden Art Projects of the Year | A collection of reader’s favourites.
- 25 Creative Garden Art Projects | You will definitely find a project you like here.
You can also browse everything by sub-topics here.
~Melissa the Empress of Dirt ♛