How To: Make an easy birdbath

Make an easy birdbath

How to Make an easy birdbath

Make your own birdbath and spend hours enjoying the antics of birds in your yard.
You Will Need
* 12-, 10-, and 8-inch diameter clay flowerpots
* A saucer
* Acrylic paints
* Brushes
* Construction glue
* Brushes, stencils, or stamps (optional)

Step 1: Decorate
Paint the outsides of the pots and the inside and outside of the saucer.

Step 2: Build the stem
Stack the pots upside-down on top of one another, starting with the largest pot.

For a higher birdbath, add additional flowerpots.

Step 3: Attach the bath
Place the saucer on top of your stem and glue it to the stem with construction adhesive.

The ideal water depth in a birdbath is about two and a half inches.

Step 4: Find a location
Place your birdbath near a tree where it isn't too sunny or vulnerable to predators.

Fact: 90 percent of all extinct species are birds.

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