My newest hobby!  A new twist to once old loved vintage glass.  Old memories, again new to be displayed and loved, and admired once again.  Bringing forth the past, out of the cupboards to be displayed amongst the beauty of today.  A remembrance and dedication to my very own past, my grandparents!!!

My newest hobby! A new twist to once old loved vintage glass. Old memories, again new to be displayed and loved, and admired once again. Bringing forth the past, out of the cupboards to be displayed amongst the beauty of today. A remembrance and dedic

How to repurpose inexpensive thrift store plates and dishes into beautiful garden plate flowers.

How to Make A Garden Art Dish Flower

How to repurpose inexpensive thrift store plates and dishes into beautiful garden plate flowers. How to repurpose inexpensive

Nothing beats day dreaming about spring when it is ZERO degrees outside! So here is a fun project to start planning for - THE PERFECT FLO...

Nothing beats day dreaming about spring when it is ZERO degrees outside! So here is a fun project to start planning for - THE PERFECT FLO.

...Plus 5 ways to attach them to the ‘stems!’ Our Flea Market Gardening experts show how to make dish flowers, how to attach the 'stems' and how to put on

Plus 5 ways to attach them to the ‘stems!’ Our Flea Market Gardening experts show how to make dish flowers, how to attach the 'stems' and how to put on (Bottle Garden Art)

Glass Totem Towers 2 - Dave Borchers creates 6-7 foot tall mixed media sculpture that combine found art-glass from the 1920's-1970's,

Glass Totem Towers 2 - Dave Borchers creates foot tall mixed media sculpture that combine found art-glass from the

Incredible glass flowers designed and constructed using antique glass (vases, cups, saucers) by Mike Urban

Incredible glass flowers designed and constructed using antique glass (vases, cups, saucers) by Mike Urban (very talented friends I knew fr.

Next step was to drill the holes...we had decided to use drawer pulls for the centers, so we drilled our holes the appropriate size to fit their screws....We did break a few glass dishes so practice with a spare.  :)  What we learned was to make a "guide" hole with a smaller drill bit and then re-drill with the larger one. ...Also there is a fine line between to much pressure and not enough.  Oh yes a little water in the bottom of the dish also helps!

The more permanent, but labor and equipment intensive method to make glass flowers (drilling). Spittin Toad: Garden Art from Up-cycled Dishes

Flowers made of glass plates and bowls can be glued on old windows. as an alternative to stacking and gluing them to construct totems.   USE  E-6000 GLUE

This is an awesome idea!Love it--Flowers made of glass plates and bowls can be glued on old windows. as an alternative to stacking and gluing them to construct totems. USE GLUE

vintage glass garden art plate flower glass art by Adelicatetouch1

vintage glass garden art plate flower glass art, this would very expansive for the fancy glass.

So that's how I can make plate flowers for our yard

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