A garden totem pole can transform your garden from the ordinary to the extraordinary. It can provide a feature that many gardens are lacking. You can use totems to fill in areas of your garden that are temporarily bare or sparse due to the time of the season.
With just a bit of creativity and craftsmanship you can make your very own garden totems. Some totems will last for years. Here are a few sites that offer instructions for getting you started:
Garden totem poles come in a variety of materials such as wood, glass and stone. Our first garden DIY project is a Peace Pole. We just love this pole. It can stand outside your front door, under an oak tree, or between plants procured from friends and family. Gardening is all about peace. PEACE POLE DIY
MOSAIC TOTEM POLE
Our next garden totem pole is a mosaic project. The benefits of working with mosaic tiles is you can add the colors you love most. Great winter craft project. Mosaic Tile Instructions
STONE TOTEM POLE‘This Old House’ shows us how to make a stone sculpture for your garden with these easy instructions. They even tell you what kind of epoxy to use, which can be the hardest thing to figure out for these kind of outdoor projects.
GLASS TOTEM POLE
These glass totem poles are so much fun and there are so many variations. You can use colored glass or even pottery pieces. They can be left out all winter will be still in perfect shape. GLASS TOTEM POLE DIY
A garden is a spiritual place to spend time, a place of tranquility and a place to escape from everyday life. A totem can help to make your garden even more healing. And a totem is certainly a unique decoration. How many totem-decorated gardens have you seen?
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