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  1. Clay Pot Crafts
    I paint my pots with the flowers or herbs I'm going to plant in them. It helps me keep track of what I've planted, and gives me an idea of what each one should look like as it grows.
  2. Homesteading and gardening
    I just ran across this article about what you can grow in a container - I thought it was fun. I do have a regular garden, but grow quite a few things in containers. I always have tomatoes in containers, which I start early. If it looks like bad weather, I can drag them into the garage. I have...
  3. Homesteading and gardening
    13 February 2012 Making Seedling Pots 13 February 2012 Making Seedling Pots Seedling pots are made from a plastic cup. Four drainage holes are burned with a soldering iron into the sides of the cup, leaving a small reservoir for water. A coffee filter is placed in the pot to stop soil from...
  4. Homesteading and gardening
    13 February 2012 Making Seedling Pots 13 February 2012 Making Seedling Pots Seedling pots are made from a plastic cup. Four drainage holes are burned with a soldering iron into the sides of the cup, leaving a small reservoir for water. A coffee filter is placed in the pot to stop soil from...
  5. Cast Iron cooking
    while the standard in quality nonstick skillets may be cast iron, it seems that the qualities that make them desirable should incarnate to other cookware as well. dutch ovens being such an example produce great results when used in an oven or over a fire, but what about other stovetop cookware...
  6. Clay Pot Crafts
    We have several clay pot crafts in progress right now. I'm wanting to know if anyone can help with ideas. We are planning on making citronella candles in 4" clay pots. Any ideas how to do this? Also we are planning to paint some clay pots with regular artist's acrylic. Is that okay? Or do...
  7. Crockpot
    We have a large pot a 7 qt one and are thinking of getting a smaller one. Are they all basically the same? Or is one brand significantly better than another?
  8. Clay Pot Crafts
    hubby screwed them on through hole on bottom instead of trying to match a little trim to keep them from falling off. http://www.frugalvillage.com/forums/album.php?albumid=324&pictureid=3358
  9. Homesteading and gardening
    Without the water pouring out the side pockets?
  10. Homesteading and gardening
    I found information on how to make these newspaper pots. Wondering if anyone has used these and how they worked? I really would be interested in trying these out this year, but would like to hear if anyone had luck with these. Thanks...
  11. General Chat
    I'm curious. I just finished cleaning up the kitchen after two days of being stuck at the computer. (earlier post) I was putting things away and I have run out of room in my bottom pan cabinet! I started looking and re-arranging and I noticed that I have pots and pans that are 30 years old...
  12. Make It Yourself
    so this came from another thread where we were talking about "community living" and i wanted to post a separate thread to ask what recommendations ya'll have for a "not noticeable" composting in ceramic (is that a good idea) planters for my (really small) garden? the garden is about 6 feet wide...
  13. Clay Pot Crafts
    Does anyone have a nice pic of pots painted and put together to make a nice turtle? I seen one pic so far on the net of the bottom base used as a shell and 4 smaller ones underneath as feet and one has head. But it wasnt very nicely painted. I wanted to make one for friends bday this summer for...
  14. Drawing, Painting
    Hi,I was wondering if any of you guys paint clay pot?What I would like to know is what you use to seal it before painting so when throught the life of the pot the water does not seap through and the painted surface start bubbling or coming off.It has been so cold here cant go outside that I have...
  15. Christmas
    These are cute cute cute and I can think of lots of variations on each of them. http://www.michaels.com/art/online/projectsheet?pid=20174a
  16. Clay Pot Crafts
    http://www.craftsantiques.com/htm/kuclayp1.htm i thought this picture was so cute and looks so easy to make. http://www.dialcorp.com/module_dynamic/renuzit_crafts_project_sheet.cfm?projects_id=144 http://www.dialcorp.com/index.cfm?page_id=224 same as above but start of the pages. this...
  17. Homesteading and gardening
    I haven't because they dry out so quickly. However I've seen some beautiful ones in the greenhouse and wonder if I should buy any? How do you keep them from drying out?
  18. Clay Pot Crafts
    Anyone Making Clay Pots Now? I made some Cardinal Birds last year . ( clay pots and fun foam) I love working with them and need new patterns I love the gingerbread ones in the other thread and can see some made as gifts.
  19. Kitchen Basics
    I don't know if this is in the right place, but I really would like to know how to "season" cast iron pots and pans. I have had a few over the years and they've all rusted and I threw them in the trash. :P Is there a special method? Thanks! :)
  20. For Sale or Trade
    To Swap: One black wire wall hanging with three flower pots.  Approximate measurements overall are 12" tall and 17" wide.  Pots are about 4" tall and flat on back to allow for hanging flat on the wall. This is still in the original shrink-wrap, but the wrap has been torn.  This has never been...
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