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Local Air Plant Sale – Email Signup

Local Air Plant Sale – Email Signup

We are located in Sarasota, Florida so if you’re in the area and would like to be notified of our plant sales then this is the place to sign up! Our main focus is Tillandsia or “Air Plants.” We occasional have orchids, bromeliads, ferns and who knows what else! The sale is at our home […]

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Orchids Mounted to Coconut Fiber Frame

Orchids Mounted to Coconut Fiber Frame

This project is a way to mount orchids using a frame, hardware cloth and coconut fiber. The frame we will be using is metal and was once part of a product display in a retail store. Any other type of frame would also work for this project.

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Glass Bottle Garden Ornaments or Chimes

Glass Bottle Garden Ornaments or Chimes

Hello, we’re alive and haven’t fallen off the face of the earth! We’ve had a lot we’ve been preoccupied with in recent months so the posts are still a bit slow.

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Rustic Tillandsia Log with Favorite Quote

Rustic Tillandsia Log with Favorite Quote

Greetings people! Sorry our posts have slowed down a bit but we’ve been going through a bit of a creative block. I guess that happens to most of us from time to time.

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Homemade Headlight Cleaner

Homemade Headlight Oxidation Cleaner

Homemade Headlight Oxidation Cleaner

We’ve seen the ads for products that clean and restore plastic headlights to a newer condition but do you really need to spend money on it? Do you really need harsh chemicals to make it work? Actually, we have no idea what chemicals are in that stuff so we’re just assuming, but I imagine there […]

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Simple Barbed Wire Wreath

A Simple Barbed Wire Wreath

A Simple Barbed Wire Wreath

I saw some barbed wire that we had hanging on the back fence. I thought of our friend who recently made a barbed wire wreath as a Christmas gift and I thought, hmmmm….. Sure, it’s been done before but I felt like I wanted to give it a shot to see what I could do […]

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Mason Jar Terrarium Mug

Tillandsia Terrarium in a Mason Jar Mug

Tillandsia Terrarium in a Mason Jar Mug

Howdy people! Yes, our posts have slowed down a bit and I’ll tell ya…..getting use to a new medication can mess with you as it has with me. I’m feeling more productive today so I figured I had better get to typing! We made these Mason Jar Mug Terrariums for the Atomic Holiday Bazaar this […]

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Tillandsia Tree with Sphere Base

Tillandsia Tree with a Sphere Base

Tillandsia Tree with a Sphere Base

We’ve had this project done for quite some time but it just sat in the garage for a while before we decided to use it in the house. We weren’t quite sure what to do with it before and it was a bit of an experiment, but when in doubt, stick an air plant on […]

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Atomic Holiday Bazaar

Atomic Holiday Bazaar 2013

Atomic Holiday Bazaar 2013

It’s almost here again folks! The Atomic Holiday Bazaar 8th Annual Indie Craft Show! We wanted to let you know we’ll be selling our air plant creations (and bromeliads) at this event again this year so if you happen to be in or near the Sarasota, Florida area, it’s worth the trip!

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Hangman’s Noose as a Halloween “Wreath”

Hangman’s Noose as a Halloween “Wreath”

We haven’t had any Halloween “how-to’s” this year because we aren’t throwing the usual party. So there hasn’t been a need to come up with any money saving ideas. We seem to create out of necessity and since there’s no party, there’s no necessity. We think our brains needed a vacation from Halloween.

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