Tag Archives: Garden Crafts

Bee Hotel

By General Crafts Contributor Michelle

Gentle, non-stinging Mason bees are a bit smaller than a honeybee, and are great pollinators for your garden.  Each one visits as many as 1000 blooms per day — 20 times as many as a honeybee! Hang your bee hotel where it will get morning sun and attract mason bees.  The female bees will lay  their eggs in the tubes.  This is a great project to get the whole family involved in creating, and a fun project for kids to observe in the summer months.

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Kids Crafts: Fairy Gardens

Fairies are kind of a big deal. I heard a story once about Fairy Specialists needing to be contacted while a road was being built in Iceland because it would have interfered with a fairy home. No joke. Plus they make the perfect fantasy world to keep your kiddos occupied for hours! So I’ve put together a couple of fun, fairy-themed crafts. Enjoy!

Flower Pot Mushroom House

How cute is this little gnome home? I know, I know, this isn’t a fairy craft, but gnomes need a place to rest their heads too. Plus, this would look adorable in your garden and you know it.

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