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Terrifying Topiary

Steps:10
Topiary, the art of creating sculptures using clipped trees and shrubs, is an old art form seen even in the tomb paintings of early Egyptians.
Materials
  • Saw
  • Drill and drill bits
  • Four 1 1/4-inch wood screws for arms and four 3 1/2-inch wood screws for head spikes
  • Nails
  • Eight 1-inch L-brackets
  • Two 2-by-4s for torso, base, and top
  • Two 1-by-2s for arms
  • Urn
  • Rocks
  • Sheet moss
  • Spanish moss
  • Western cedar
  • Floral pins
  • Carved pumpkin head
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Boosting Store-Bought Bouquets for Valentine's Day

Steps:9
Other Ideas:
Valentine's Day
Materials
  • For the filler:Filler flora or fauna (lemon leaf, ferns, Hypercom berries, and seeded eucalyptus are options)
  • For the bouquet cuff: Scissors
  • Craft paper
  • Edge punch
  • Ribbon
  • For the divvied up bouquet: Scissors
  • Containers (such as fosted cylinder vessels, tea cups, mint julet vessels, or juice glasses) 
  • For the corsage: 1 to 3 flowers
  • Scissors
  • Floral tape
  • Ribbon
  • Regular pins
  • Pearl-tip pin
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Glittered Roses

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