Making your garden beautiful requires a little something called gardening. Getting your hands dirty to spruce up your garden is a required thing to do if you want to make it look like a wondrous sighting. Take a shovel and shears and get ready to get down and dirty. Plant those plants, trim those bushes and water those trees. All in all, gardening does not always have to be doing only the dirty work. It can be fun too. In fact, it can be lots of fun. There are a lot of fun projects that you can do. You can do it by yourself, and you can do it with other people involved. When you ask kids to help you, it will be exciting and fun for you and for them. Here are some fun gardening projects that you can do to liven up your garden:
Making your very own unique planter will be a very nice personal addition to your garden. There are lots of things that can be used for making your DIY planters. You can use plastic bottles where you cut the middle and paint it to your liking. You can upcycle your sandbox if you would like to make a bigger planter. You can even start off from scratch and make one from wood. The choice is endless. Kids will especially like to use their creativity when decorating them.
Feeders are great in a garden. They attract lovely little animals. You can create your own feeder very easily. Something common is to create a bird feeder. Crafting a Cheerios bird feeder would be really enjoyable. You can also make teacup bird feeders, milk carton ones, mason jar ones, and even one made out of the humble plate or bowl. For something more whimsical, create a butterfly feeder. You will need a jar of any kind, some strings, and of course butterfly food. You would love the sight of butterflies fluttering around your garden.
A fairy garden is a playful way of calling a miniature garden. It is very popular nowadays to create one. You can look at this guide from Garden Aware to know more about all the things related to fairy gardens. It is very entertaining to create one. The idea behind a fairy garden is to create a miniature garden that looks like fairies have inhabited your garden. Prepare your pots, moss, stones, pebbles, fake rivers, ponds and other accessories, and use your creativity.