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How to repurpose a watering can into garden art

Repurpose a Watering Can Into Garden Art

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Gather supplies.

Gather supplies.

You can use any color beads, I chose clear.

You can use any color beads, I chose clear.

Carefully take spout off can

Carefully take spout off can

Put wire through front of spout and pull to back opening...

Put wire through front of spout and pull to back opening...

Add a bead on end of wire, twist wire around bead to tightly hold wire.

Add a bead on end of wire, twist wire around bead to tightly hold wire.

Pull the wire back down, the bead will catch the wire from coming through the spot hole.  Cut the wire extra long, then begin putting your beads on wire

Pull the wire back down, the bead will catch the wire from coming through the spot hole. Cut the wire extra long, then begin putting your beads on wire

String beads on wire in any pattern you\u2019d like.  You can put a little knot between a section of beads to divide up, or make one solid line of beads.

String beads on wire in any pattern you’d like. You can put a little knot between a section of beads to divide up, or make one solid line of beads.

When all of your strands are complete, put spout back on watering can and hang in the garden.  I think I made seven strands for this project.

When all of your strands are complete, put spout back on watering can and hang in the garden. I think I made seven strands for this project.

  • Watering Can
  • Glass beads
  • Wire
  • Wire cutters