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DIY Bird Feeder with Mod Podge Outdoor

By: Emma Pniewski

Create a simple, yet colorful DIY bird feeder with clay pots, plates, and Mod Podge! The birds in your back yard will love snacking from this funky birdhouse all summer long.

At a Glance:

Project #15491 Skill Level: Beginner Time:
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This project features these great brands:

  • Mod Podge Decoupage Finishes and Formulas Logo
  • Multi-Surface Paint Logo
supplies

Plaid Supplies

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Fire Coral, 2 oz. - 2740

Number Needed: 1 $1.89
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Titanium White, 2 oz. - 2938

Number Needed: 1 $1.89
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

FolkArt ® Multi-Surface Satin Acrylic Paints - Pure Black, 2 oz. - 2957

Number Needed: 1 $1.89
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Folkart ® Brush Sets - Artist Variety Set, 10 pc. - 50536

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Mod Podge ® Outdoor, 8 oz. - CS11220

Number Needed: 1 $7.99
Item not for sale on Plaid Online.

Other Supplies

  • 3 Terra Cotta Pots
  • 3 Ceramic Plates/Trays
  • Permanent Craft Glue
  • Napkins
  • Scissors

instructions

Step-by-Step Instructions

  1. Basecoat your plates with Fire Coral and let dry.
  2. Basecoat your pots with Titanium White and let dry.
  3. Pull apart the layers of your napkin until you’re left with one ply. Cut leaf shapes out of your napkins.
  4. Decoupage your leaf shapes onto the smallest and biggest white pot. Let dry.
  5. Use your smallest liner brush to paint Pure Black x’s on your medium sized pot. Let dry.
  6. Adhere your plates and pots together in a tower formation.
 

resources

Related Resources

Free Lesson Plans featuring Mod Podge

Free Lesson Plans featuring Mod Podge

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Mod Podge Mega Glitter FAQs

Mod Podge Mega Glitter FAQs

Learn more about Mod Podge Mega Glitter by reading the frequently asked questions. 

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Mod Podge Clear Image Transfer FAQs

Mod Podge Clear Image Transfer FAQs

Learn more about Mod Podge Clear Image Transfer Medium by reading the FAQ. 

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Mod Podge Ultra Frequently Asked Questions

Mod Podge Ultra Frequently Asked Questions

Learn more about Mod Podge Ultra by reading the frequently asked questions. 

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Important: Please be sure to thoroughly read the instructions for all products, paying particular attention to all cautions and warnings shown to ensure the proper and safe use of the product.

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