Courtesy of Darice®
Difficulty Level: Beginner
Approximate Time: 2 Hours (Not Including Dry Time)
How to Make a Butterfly Birdhouse
This project is for the birds - literally! Whether you decide to display your birdhouse outside as a home for your feathered friends, or if you use it as a bright pop of color inside your house, this birdhouse is a whimsical springtime decoration.
Paint the birdhouse using patio paint and let dry completely.
Embellish with Scribbles paint and let dry completely.
Cut sections of wire
Cut sections of wire between 1" and 2". String 1 to 2 butterflies onto each section of wire.
Wind wire around a dowel rod to create coils.
Wrap wire end
Wrap the wire end around the posts.
Coil wire ends
Coil the other end of the wires with a dowel rod.