Miscellany

Rustic Watering Can Arrangement

for  Craft Marketing Connections, Inc.

size: 18" tall

  • Rustic Watering Can Arrangement

Materials

  • Galvanized watering can, 7” tall
  • Melissa Frances Self-Adhesive Vintage Garden Label (Heart & Home Collectables, Inc.), 3-1/2”x6-1/4”
  • STYROFOAM Brand Gentle Grip Dry Floral Foam Brick (FloraCraft), 2-5/8”x3-1/2”x7-7/8”
  • Spanish moss, 2 oz.
  • Silk hydrangea items: lilac stems, 27” tall, three; green bush, 20” tall

Tools

  • Craft Bond Tacky Glue (Elmer’s)
  • Heavy-duty floral cutter
  • Serrated knife
  • 1. Use knife to cut 1-1/2" from end of foam block. Glue large piece of foam inside watering can.
  • 2. Cut lilac hydrangea stems to 16" long.
  • 3. Separate and cut apart green hydrangea bush. Insert green hydrangea stem into center of foam and remaining green and lilac hydrangea stems evenly spaced around center stem. Shape flowers as desired.
  • 4. Glue moss onto foam block.
  • 5. Adhere sticker to watering can.