Friday, September 23, 2016

ANYONE FOR A GAME OF BOULE

I'm thrilled with how my garden balls worked out. I decided to relocate all the balls to the English garden. They are a perfect complement to the circular pavers and all things circular in this garden. Now, I just need to find a bigger mold. Once I tried to use a child's ball but it just collapsed. Probably the wrong kind.


If you missed my posting on how I made the balls you can find it at project if the week.

4 comments:

  1. I make miniature garden balls out of Tennessee clay just rolling them by hand. Does that count?! :D

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  2. I make balls with leftover hypertufa after I cast troughs. I caught the kids rolling them down the slide one day, trying to hit each other in the feet!

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  3. Love spheres, orbs, balls. Don't love mixing up stuff. The dollar store used to have beautiful little ceramic balls. I miss all the things I should have bought dozens back when they were in the stores and I never thought about today when there would not be any.

    You can just plant hyacinths in the ground and they'll get enough chill. Potted hyacinths tucked into an out-of-they-way bed can get chill and then be pulled out and brought inside to bloom early.

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