Not only do butterflies add magical beauty to any garden, but they also encourage growth by pollinating flowers. You can attract more butterflies to your garden with these DIY butterfly feeders, which also double as attractive garden ornaments. Read to see them all? Let’s start!
This DIY butterfly feeder is the perfect way to feed the butterflies that flock to your yard or to attract butterflies when you don’t normally see them. It’s so easy to make, and you can make one with supplies you already have in your kitchen. This feeder treats your butterflies like royalty here and they like to have a small snack on hand when they come by. Your butterflies are sure to feel special … and may even tell their friends to visit you too!
Butterfly feeders are easy to make and kids will find it fun helping. Here are some options for your homemade dinner. Note: You can purchase plates, saucers, or other flat containers from a thrift store or in your own closet. However, don’t use anything valuable as the feeder will be outdoors. It may not seem like a feast to you, but a decaying fruit dish is just the thing to attract butterflies to your yard. Depict their favorite foods and a source of water, and watch out for them from spring through fall.
Fresh water is essential for butterflies. Make this Weinkranz water feeder and draw useful pollinators into your yard. If you have space, hang it somewhere away from bird feeders and other busy bird houses. This piece becomes a favorite spot in the garden for many birds, butterflies, and chipmunks.
Here’s a fun little project to do for your kids – make butterfly feeders in front of the children’s room windows! Your children can peek out the window and the occasional glimpse of a butterfly. This project will actually work and help attract butterflies to the yard, but it was a simple craft and the kids enjoyed it. Ideally, you want to find a place that has herbs or flowers that may also attract butterflies.
Butterflies are magical beings that adorn us with their beauty. Their bright colors are a welcome addition to any garden. As with bees, they are essential pollinators. How do you pull them into your garden? There are many plants they love, but one easy way to attract butterflies to your garden is to make a butterfly feeder. If you really want to make her happy, you need plants that can cater to the needs of all stages of the butterfly’s life. An easy way to create a butterfly sanctuary is to plant bright flowers that love full sun, add a flat rock to the garden for the butterflies to bask, and highlight a small shallow pan of water to drink. Go to the source to make your butterflies super happy!
When it comes to insects, you usually want to keep them as far from the house as possible. However, butterflies are the exception to this rule. The varied patterns and bright colors on the delicate wings are a pleasure for everyone in your household. As an added bonus, they will help pollinate your summer flower and vegetable gardens. How do you attract butterflies to your garden? Try these butterfly feeders that you can make yourself. Whether you’re looking for educational summer crafts for kids or want to add a vibrant color to your garden, building a butterfly liner is the perfect project.
Here is a duo for your butterflies in one – a waterer and a feeder! Read how to make them, then fill them with water and some butterfly food. Be careful not to add too much sugar to the butterfly food mix. A higher concentration of sugar can dry out the butterflies. You can find more useful tips in the source!
This is a completely atypical butterfly feeder! It’s a quick, easy, and budget-friendly bird feeder with delicious fruit! Don’t forget that rotten fruit is preferable as butterflies usually eat them or nectar, and make a potion too! Read the instructions and beckon the beauty into the garden!
Butterflies are attracted to salt. It is an essential nutrient, especially for male butterflies. Help them and make a butterfly salt lick for your garden. Read the directions and do one quickly and easily. A bit of water to activate the salts and minerals in the sand was the last step.
Butterfly feeders are easy to make, look wonderful in your yard, and help the wildlife! This is decorative butterfly feeding that will add color and beauty to your garden, not only through its design, but also through colorful butterfly wings. Enjoy!
Here’s how to make a DIY butterfly feeder that will blend in beautifully with any garden or flower bed. Records show that the numbers of butterflies, bees and other pollinators are decreasing, so they really need our help! This simple mason jar feeder, some string, and a piece of sponge will help attract these friendly insects into your yard and give them a place to refuel. It’s a win-win situation!
Who doesn’t want a garden full of buzzing bumblebees and beautiful butterflies? Like most insects, the butterfly is attracted to the colors and variety of flowers and plants. He loves sweets too, and a glass of sugar water can invite these lovely guests into your garden. Fill the glass with sugar water and hang the butterfly feeder in the garden!
Wood discs are a great craft material, they can be used for thousands of craft projects, and today we're going to inspire you to use them for Christmas. Let's take a look at how to make different wood disc Christmas decorations and what pieces to make.
Making truly unique Christmas decorations can be expensive, but this tutorial will show you how to make unusual ones without wasting a lot of money. These DIY wooden disc ornaments are made using the decoupage technique and the choice of looks is only limited to the number of cool napkins you have on hand. Read the instructions to do this!
These cool ornaments have a strong Scandinavian feel and a cool modern and edgy look. They are made of white and gold paint and vinyl to make them look more eye-catching. In addition to geometric ones, you can also write quotes from your favorite Christmas songs with gold paint.
Don't have much time to do handicrafts? Then this craft is exactly what you need! Grab some wooden discs and some postage stamps you like and stamp in as many cool ornaments as you need. Such pieces also make a cool Christmas present, get inspired!
These cute wooden disc ornaments are made from vinyl stencils. You can buy ready-made ones or make them yourself and create cool animals or other pictures on your wooden discs. Rock strong colors to try out!
Table pieces are amazing! I love chalkboards everywhere - from the kitchen to shopping lists to the home office where you take notes. Here's another super cool idea - panel wood slice ornaments! This is a great idea as such ornaments are completely changeable: you can change pictures and quotes at any time. They can also act as coasters so give them as gifts too!
If you are familiar with wood burning, or at least want to try it out, these cute wood burned Christmas decorations are for you. Take some wooden discs, a wooden tool and get creative - make snowflakes, Christmas trees, mugs of hot chocolate, candy canes, and so on.
If there is no snow in your place, making snowmen and snowballs for home decor is a nice idea. Take some wooden discs and turn them into snowmen with the right color. The crafts are pretty simple and your kids can make some themselves - what a great Christmas activity!
We've already told you about some stamped wood disc ornaments, and here is an easier idea of using stamps and wooden discs. The latter are the cheapest and coolest material that ever existed. Here you will make some ornaments with words, choose the ones related to Christmas and make them!
Christmas is the family holiday of all time, and it is natural to include cozy family touches in the Christmas decorations. Turn a few rounds of wood, some everyday craft supplies, and a photo or two into cozy, handcrafted keepsakes that you will love to hang on the tree for years to come.
Don't have time to do all that difficult wood burning and painting chores? No problem! In this tutorial you will learn how to turn wooden discs into ornaments with a simple marker. The only trick is to add a sealer on top to avoid damaging your text or image. Get inspired!
These ornaments were made with deer clothespins, but you can also use different pieces or just cut out some 3D silhouettes with a cutting machine. Add glitter and paint to your wood discs and paint them if you want to make the ornaments amazing.