Garden Art forum: Hypertufa Fairy Houses-have you made one?

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Name: Deb
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dmurray407
Jan 18, 2014 1:33 PM CST
These little houses are intriguing me today, has anyone made one? This is a pretty basic tutorial:
http://theraincrow.com/2011/06/19/hypertufa-fairy-cottages/
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Name: Becky (Boo)
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Boopaints
Jan 18, 2014 1:48 PM CST

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I have never made one but sure love the idea. Those are adorable!!!!

The closest I got is this:


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When I had a garden I wanted to place them all over the place. Right now I am going back to school so have been in an apartment to eliminate the time I spent in my garden (hours!) since I added a lot of school work.

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DavidofDeLand
Jan 19, 2014 9:16 AM CST
I work a lot with hypertufa, but haven't done one of those yet...., and those pic's sure were inspirational! Thank you. I tip my hat to you.
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gardengus
Feb 25, 2014 8:24 AM CST
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I have not made any but I did see some at an herbal fair and thought them great . These have metal roofs.
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Name: Becky (Boo)
Phoenix, AZ 85022
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Boopaints
Feb 25, 2014 9:58 AM CST

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Those are adorable!!!!!
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Name: Deb
Buffalo, Minnesota (Zone 4b)
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dmurray407
Feb 25, 2014 8:34 PM CST
Very cute!!! Thanks for sharing....I really have to try making one:)
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Name: Carole
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SongofJoy
Mar 12, 2014 9:12 AM CST
I love those. What fun!
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