Teacup Bird Bath

This colourful teacup bird bath is fun to make and the birds will love it.  Great way to use up odd cups and saucers too.

Skill Level

Beginner

Time to Make

35 minutes + drying time

Adult Supervision Needed

Yes

How to Make

  1. Stand a mini flowerpot on the table, then glue an upside down flowerpot to the top of this one, so the rims of the pots are glued together. Leave to dry.
  2. Once the glue has fully dried, paint the flowerpots with a coat of pink paint, and leave to dry.
  3. Paint the outside of the cup and saucer planter in a stripy pattern using pink and blue paint. Leave to dry.
  4. Once dry, cover the flowerpots and the cup and saucer with a coat of acrylic varnish to make them water resistant.
  5. Glue the cup and saucer planter to the top of the flowerpots. Leave to dry.

Top Tip

Don't paint the inner part of the teacup, otherwise, the water may mix with the paint. To make water resistant, seal the teacup, saucer and flowerpots with a coat of acrylic varnish.

Latest Ideas

Diwali Lamp Card

Celebrate the festival of lights by making one of these quick lamp...

Craft-it!
Diwali Handprint Dish

Store your favourite jewellery and keepsakes in this pretty handprint dish inspired...

Craft-it!
Diwali Elephant Handprint Card

Decorate your own handprint and create an elephant card to wish your...

Craft-it!
Diwali Bunting

Celebrate Diwali by decorating your house or classroom with this colourful bunting,...

Craft-it!
Diwali Flower Tealight Holder

Rangoli designs are often seen throughout Diwali festival – create this Rangoli...

Craft-it!
Witch’s Legs Bookmark

The colourful witch’s legs dangling out of your book serve as a...

Craft-it!
Halloween Dominoes

Use our FREE templates to make your own Halloween themed dominoes!

Craft-it!