Fairy gardens are making a resurgence in popularity within the crafting world. After all, who can resist cute little mushroom houses, tiny benches and ornate fairy doors neatly arranged in a planter? However, accessories for fairy gardens can be quite pricey leading many crafty people to search for DIY alternatives.
This tutorial presents step-by-step instructions for creating your own miniature fairy figures that can live both indoors and out! The materials are low-cost, and most of them are likely to already be on-hand. Since the cut cans are sharp this is not a craft for small children, nor are the finished projects toys.
- Oven-bake or air-dry clay
- Tooth picks
- Empty soda can, throughly rinsed
- Water-proof adhesive or epoxy