JavaGirl’s Craft of the Month

CraftForJavaGirlsLifeBlog2015pic2You’ll need:

– 20-60 clothes pin for 3 plant or candle holders.

– A small plant.

-Wood Stainer color of your choice.

– A tuna or cat food can.

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It takes about 20 clothes pin to complete a cat food can.

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Insert the small plant inside the can and viola, you’ve got the cutest little plant holder on the block!

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Or you may want to just use them (au natural without the wood stainer) as so and put two small tea candles inside instead.

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Like so and you’ve got a romantic candle holder for the table or wherever you want a small glow.

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If you want variety with a plant and candle, here ya go!

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I went even further and stained the holders with a red mahogany wood stain to go with my dining room table and added a sophisticated orchid for a touch of elegance.

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You can do so much with this craft idea. For kids, you could even paint the clothes pin with a variety of colors or just a solid color for plant holders. I would highly caution to not use any flammable wood stain or paint to use for the candle holders. Safety first!

4 thoughts on “JavaGirl’s Craft of the Month

    1. Thank you so much! I love it too. I would use regular paint for the tin and not stained paint to use on the metal tin. You live and learn when doing crafts!

    1. Pfff. I kinda messed up with the size of the can….I don’t eat tuna fish and with staining the tin. Oh well! It’s a cute craft. Thanks for stopping by. I’ve missed your presence on my blogs!!! 😛

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