Make a sweet little wind chime for your fairy garden, or just make one to entertain the dragonflies.
Step 1: What you need:
3/4” Metal Washer
1/4” Metal Washer
1/16” diameter Metal Rod
1 each open eye pin*
9 each 4” (approximate) lengths
Fishing Line (4 lb)
Glue Gun (not pictured)
Step 2: Cut rods for chimes
Cut metal rod into five 3/4” lengths.
Step 3: Tie line to eye pin
Tie four pieces of the fishing line to the eye of the open eye pin and trim one line to 1-1/4”. Trim the other three lines to 5/8”.
Step 4: Glue line to washer
Apply bead of glue to middle of small (1/4”) washer and immediately push end of 1-1/4” line into the middle of the hot glue. Set aside
Step 5: Glue line to tops of rods
Apply bead of glue to top of each 3/4” metal rods and push end of fishing line into center of glue. Trim line to 3/8”.
Step 6: Glue line from chimes to bottom of washer
On back of large (3/4”) washer, apply bead of glue and insert free end of fishing line from each of the five wind chimes into the center of the bead of glue.
Step 7: Thread rod through washer
Thread metal rod through center of large (3/4”) washer.
Step 8: Glue lines from eye pin to top of washer
On top of large (3/4”) washer, apply bead of glue in three places and insert line into center of each of the beads of glue.
Step 9: Enjoy
Put wind-chime in an area with a little bit of wind so that the fairies can hear the lovely chimes.