Thursday, June 27, 2013

An Inspired Birdbath

Danni at Silo Hill Farm had a post about the Bloomin' Marvelous series going at Inspiration Cafe that really did inspire me to do something related to the garden!  Here is my newest birdbath. This one, for my hummingbirds, really does look like a giant flower to me.
 

Both pieces were from Marshall's.  The base piece is about two feet high, a giant stemmed goblet!  You can see the base better in the next photo.  I splurged on that, ten whole dollars.  The top, though, was only $4. Fourteen dollars to give the little beauties their own private bath doesn't seem too much.  They've been flitting around the hanging water at the large bird feeders which made me think they might like a small place for water near where they feed.  My hummingbirds LOVE the Hosta flowers. 



These join the other two glass birdbaths I blogged about here and here.  I need to branch out and use another material next time.

Thanks for the inspiration, Danni.

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8 comments:

  1. Oh...I never even thought about hummingbirds needing or wanting a bird bath!! Now I need to make one for mine! Yours is gorgeous. Keeping y eye out for a giant goblet at the thrift store now! (The list grows!) I love watching the hummers at my feeders and flowers. Thanks for the shout out girl!

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  2. Oh this is lovely Baye and I love how Danni inspired you. Awesome project! You really should submit it for us to share at Inspiration Cafe ;-) Nat

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  3. This is so fun!!! I really hope you post this on our link party at the end of the series. So gorgeous. I love it, and I think I need to make one for the hummingbirds around my house.

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  4. Love this - I hope the hummers like their new bathing facilities!

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  5. I love it! So pretty! Thank you for spreading JOY and sharing at the Oh What a HAPPY Day party.

    Holly at Not Done Growing

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