My mom is very creative, you know. I thought I’d post some action shots of my mom being creative in her beloved garden in July.
Tutorial time! I took a series of photos to show you how to make your own bird bath with concrete using a big leaf (this is rabarber, in English rhubarb!) as the mold for casting the concrete.
1. Form the rhubarb leaf as a bowl.
Let dry a couple of days under a tarpaulin (that is a new word for me, means presenning!). And then:
And while mom made a bird bath I was working with wood by the saw table.
I was sawing small pieces of wood to make a base for gluing unmounted stamps on. Plus I took garden pictures, here are some of my dad’s gold fishes:
and the pound it with all the water lilies:
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