Nicole™ Crafts Painted Garden Markers

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by Eileen Farley, A.C. Moore Craftologist

Nicole™ Crafts Painted Garden Markers

A project that lets the whole family help out in the garden!

Project Details

  • Level:ages 3 + up
  • Time:few hours+dry time

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Paint the clear plastic plates any way you would like with the assorted colors of patio paints. Let each paint color dry before painting another color.
  • 2
    Use one paint color to write the name on the plate. Ask an adult to help if you need to. Let it dry.
  • 3
    Paint the wooden spoons in a color that coordinates with the wooden spoons and let them dry.
  • 4
    Have an adult glue the spoons to the backs of the plates.
  • 5
    When the glue has set, tie a bow around the spoon with the jute.
  • 6
    Place them in the garden and enjoy!

Project Details

  • Level:ages 3 + up
  • Time:few hours+dry time

Project Supplies

  • •Three of Nicole™ Crafts 12" Flat Wooden Spoons
  • •Assorted Colors of DecoArt Patio Paint
  • •Darice 3 ply 28-1/2 lb Natural Jute
  • •Beacon Quick Grip All-Purpose Permanent Adhesive
  • •Three 6 to 7" Clear Plastic Plates, Paint Brushes & Scissors