This outline of how to build a decorative woven bird cage made from branches hopefully will inspire homesteaders to use nature’s gifts to weave garden sculptures or make rustic home decor.
By drilling large equally spaced holes in a flat pot lid, you can create a mold to place thin willow branches in to create a support system for branch bird cage. Draw the ends of the long willow branches through a funnel to create tight tension at the top that is still flexible as you weave branches horizontal at the base.
Click here to read an outline of how to create
This video of how to build a hurdle fence will show you the concept of weaving branches… look and adapt it to the above project.
Visit us on Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, Google + , Homesteading Learning Interactive Group or send an email to [email protected] to join our single daily email that contain all of that day’s articles.