Splashy Birdbath


This backyard favorite is fun and simple to make!

What You Need

  • Old newspaper
  • Acrylic paints
  • Paintbrush
  • Clay pot and saucer

What You Do

  1. Paint Pot
    Place the pot upside down on a newspaper. Paint colorful stripes and circles on the pot. Let dry for one day.
  2. Paint Saucer
    Paint the bottom of the saucer and place it on top of the pot bottom as shown. Paint the rest of the saucer. Let dry for a day. (Note: The dry paint will hold the pot and saucer together.)
  3. Add Water
    Put an inch of water in the dish and place it near a shrub or tree.