raised garden beds. We have talked about
having a garden for at least two years. We even started the project more than
once just for it to be sidelined by something else that needed to be done instead. Most of you can relate to that problem. This year we finally got it done and are
excitedly watching our new seedlings grow.
thought it would be fun to make garden markers out of paint sticks. Instead of just painting the paint stir sticks and adding a label, I decided to make them a bit more creative and added inspirational quotes to the garden markers with clothes pins attached for the labels.
Inspiration Garden Markers
Paint sticks from your local hardware
store. (Home Depot sells these in a pack
Acrylic paints in various colors
the green plants so I painted my paint stir sticks in a soft lavender color and the clothes pins in a bright
are some simple but meaningful sayings.
I labeled each yellow painted clothes pin with the name and a small image of
the vegetable. The clothes pins are then
clipped on to the side of the paint stick for an adorable and whimsical look
for the garden.