Tui School Garden Challenge
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Ideas for you to try in your garden

We’ve collected together some of our favourite garden project ideas for children that you might want to try in your own garden.

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Daisy vase
Daisy vase

It’s easy to create this fabulous daisy vase from an old teapot... view
Paint old gumboots
Great gumboots!

Turn an old gumboot into a cool creature with favourite Resene testpot colours... view
Flower vase project

Make this brilliant flower vase from an old jam jar and a few Resene testpots... view
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Pots of happiness

Create this cool Christmas or birthday gift using a few Resene testpots... view
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Monkey business

Create your very own outdoor funky monkey with the help of Resene testpots... view
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Sock it to 'em

Create this cool windsock using clear polythene and a rainbow of Resene testpots... view
Kids art projects
My pet rocks

Get creative and make your very own ladybug pet rock... view
Scary scarecrow
Birds beware

A fun project - beware the monster spaceman scarecrow... view
Diy kidz cool plant labels
Cool plant labels

Use Resene paint stirrers with funky vege labels... view
funky painted pots
Funky painted pots

Give old pots a new lease on life with Resene testpots... view
Make plant tags
Make plant tags

Making unique plant tags - ideas and designs... view
make a bird feeder
One for the birds

Make an easy birdhouse with a couple of containers... view
Wooden bulb planter
In great shapes

Give an old pot a jazzy makeover with Resene Lumbersider... view
Build a bird house
Home tweet home

A plywood bird house from safe untreated and painted wood... view
Clay pots sculpture
Not only for kids

An easy to make sleepy Mexican made from clay pots... view
Make a tin can man
Tin can man

Tin can man - your own hanging tin can scarecrow... view
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