Outdoors

Make your outdoors as creative as your indoors! Continue to tell your story in your yard or garden with sculptures, games, furniture, holiday decorations and more!

From making your own yard art, to updating your outdoor furniture or making your patio your own, we’ve got some ideas and inspiration so that your outdoors can show your unique style.

Porches should be pretty!  Mine is a happy place for us to gather, enjoy the sunshine, and relax.  I always like to use art in unexpected places, so the porch...

Take your fiber art to the streets – bus stops, benches, light posts, car bumpers, gardens, playgrounds – you get the idea! (Local ordinances vary, so if you want to...

I look out the back windows of my home to a fence, where the ground is too rocky to plant a garden. I wanted something more interesting than a fence...

I love the excitement of the Fourth of July (even if the dogs are not crazy about the fireworks). It brings so many people together to celebrate! But I get...

Do you like the shabby chic yard art you see in magazines and boutiques?  Do you have twenty minutes? Make Your Own Yard Art with old children’s toys and a...

My mother loves to visit with friends on her front porch and wanted to jazz it up a little to be ready for autumn and Halloween. My sister-in-law was a...

This Garden Gnome was a requested project, and one of my largest ceramic projects I have ever done. This garden gnome stands over 18" tall and holds a sign that...

My parents built a new deck and my mother is a quilter, so of course I made them new deck tables inspired by her quilting. Quilt tables! The shapes are created...

My wedding was outside in the summer. In order to make that a little more comfortable for our guests I made some simple DIY paper fans. I ordered 110 lb weight...

We all decorate our inside spaces, but what about your patio or porch?  Here my porch is decorated for July 4th - my Independence Day Patio. The painting my daughter...