How to Make a Concrete Leaf-Shaped Bird Bath

This beautiful DIY leaf-shaped bird bath is an invitation for birds to come and visit.
This beautiful DIY leaf-shaped bird bath is an invitation for birds to come and visit.

One of the many joys of owning a garden is having birds come over. The sound that they make is music to the ears – very calming and relaxing, indeed. This is why some homeowners put up bird houses and feeders. These are invitations to stay.

When choosing a leaf to use as a mold, go for large, beautiful ones.
When choosing a leaf to use as a mold, go for large, beautiful ones.

Additionally, you can lure birds by providing them with a bird bath. It’s a welcome respite to our feathered friends, to have something cool and refreshing especially on a hot day. The bird bath would also make a great decorative element to your garden.

This DIY project is for a concrete leaf-shaped bird bath. To accommodate more birds, a large leaf was used. And the finished product’s really beautiful. Don’t forget to choose a large, beautiful leaf!

Materials:

  • Quikrete All-Purpose Sand
  • Very large leaf
  • Concrete
  • Sand
  • Water
  • Chicken wire

Tools:

  • Large bucket or mixing box
  • Gloves
  • Mortar/Garden Hoe

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Do you want to make these adorable leaf-shaped bird baths? You can get the step-by-step instructions here.

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