Recycled tray for plants and pots

Recycled tray for plants

With the arrival of summer, those refreshing ice creams for the whole family are craving again. Those ice creams and popsicles that bring wooden sticks that are ideal for recycling and creating all kinds of crafts. Like this nice tray for place small plants, cacti and pots so that they are not on the ground.

Having this type of tray makes it easier to move the plants to water them, clean them and keep everything more organized. And the best part is that it only takes a few minutes to make. You can create as many as you want and Give it the colors and decoration that you like the most.

Recycled tray for plants

The materials we will need to create a tray for plants are as follows:

  • Sticks of wood of the desired size
  • Gun of silicone thermoadhesive and sticks
  • Painting acrylic and brush

Step 1:

We begin to form the tray, for this we hit a stick on another that will create the base.

Step 2:

We continue sticking sticks with a drop of hot silicone to fill the crossbar. We will leave a small part at the beginning and at the end that sticks out.

Step 3:

When completing one side we give turn around and stick another stick crosswise at the bottom.

Step 4:

Now let's give a little height to the tray recycled for plants, so that it is not completely flat against the ground. This will make it prettier and easier to transport.

Step 5:

When we have a height of about 4 or 5 sticks, we finished decorating the top. We can place 2 more sticks to create a shape on which to place the plant.

Step 6:

We begin to paint the tray for plants, we can use single color acrylic paint or choose several different ones to create a special design. They are so simple to make that you will love having several of different colors for each of your small plants.

Step 7:

And ready, once the paint is completely dry we can place those small plants and cacti that we have at home.


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