I need a Tree stump for placing a plant pot. But i love trees So I won't cut it.
I have an idea to make a tree stump from concrete. And I will make it for you to watch.
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Step 1: Materials and Equipment
3. Wire mesh
4. Brick trowel
6. Mortar mixing bucket
8. wood stalk
9. Wire cut scissors
Step 2: Wire Cutting
1.Cut the wire mesh to the desired size.
2.Make a cylinder. By using the wire.
Step 3: Make a Mold
1.Put newspaper in to prevent sand getting off.
2.Pour the sand into it.
3.Closed wire mesh
Step 4: Mixing Mortar
Mix cement and water in a ratio of 2: 1, 2 parts mortar, 1 part water. And mix well.
Step 5: Plastering Around Roughly
Step 6: Texture Decoration
Draw textures like old wood.By using a wood sliver 3-4 pieces to draw the line.Then decorated with a trowel.
When finished Use a broom to sweep away debris, concrete.
Step 7: Paint
- Use the yellow, orange and green spray paint to make the color of the wood core.
- Use paint for fiber cement To make it look like a bark
Step 8: Finally
Wait for the color to dry. Pour out sand. And can be used to decorate the garden.
You can watch the step-by-step video. Have fun with landscaping.
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