Square Foot Gardening Forum

Hello Guest!
Welcome to the official Square Foot Gardening Forum.
There's lots to learn here by reading as a guest. However, if you become a member (it's free, ad free and spam-free) you'll have access to our large vermiculite databases, our seed exchange spreadsheets, Mel's Mix calculator, and many more members' pictures in the Gallery. Enjoy.


Search
 
 

Display results as :
 

 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» New England January 2017
by sanderson Today at 3:50 am

» 3rd World Country Gardening
by 51083 Today at 12:20 am

» Gardening in Central Pennsylvania
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 11:47 pm

» CANADIAN REGION: What are you doing January 2017
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 11:42 pm

» To all my SFG pals and more.
by sfg4uKim Yesterday at 8:48 pm

» Mid-South folks - please check in
by yolos Yesterday at 8:28 pm

» What are you eating from your garden today?
by BeetlesPerSqFt Yesterday at 6:53 pm

» Spring Fever Anyone?
by Scorpio Rising Yesterday at 6:27 pm

» Third Year SFG in Canada
by trolleydriver Yesterday at 5:29 pm

» Green Juicing: Growing & Recipes Ideas
by CapeCoddess Yesterday at 1:36 pm

» Help - Building new raised beds
by BeetlesPerSqFt Yesterday at 12:27 pm

» Seed starting station..
by BeetlesPerSqFt Yesterday at 8:54 am

» 2017 SFG in Brooks, Ga
by sanderson Yesterday at 5:40 am

» Escarole in SFG
by BeetlesPerSqFt Yesterday at 12:55 am

» N & C Midwest: January 2017!
by Scorpio Rising 1/22/2017, 10:36 pm

» Cauliflower
by sanderson 1/22/2017, 7:37 pm

» Sad News from Jimmy Cee
by ralitaco 1/22/2017, 7:27 pm

» Northern California & Coastal Valleys - What are you doing this month?
by sanderson 1/22/2017, 5:30 pm

» Grow Light Question
by camprn 1/22/2017, 4:30 pm

» Senseless Banter...
by donnainzone5 1/22/2017, 4:24 pm

» My Shreveport Garden 2017
by countrynaturals 1/22/2017, 1:15 pm

» Butterfly Junction
by countrynaturals 1/22/2017, 12:15 pm

» Forum Poll: Social Media
by countrynaturals 1/22/2017, 12:07 pm

» 2017 Burpee seeds are already on display at HD
by yolos 1/22/2017, 12:49 am

» EMT Clips
by sanderson 1/21/2017, 6:51 pm

» How's the Weather Where You're At?
by sanderson 1/21/2017, 4:24 pm

» Baker Creek's Seed Bank Store in Petaluma, CA
by sanderson 1/21/2017, 4:18 pm

» Making Smoothies
by sanderson 1/21/2017, 12:45 am

» Holy snow Batman!
by AtlantaMarie 1/20/2017, 8:18 pm

» Food Dehydrators
by sanderson 1/20/2017, 1:21 pm

Google

Search SFG Forum

I decided to give it a new look

View previous topic View next topic Go down

I decided to give it a new look

Post  Josh on 3/17/2012, 9:10 pm

So I painted it camo


Josh

Certified SFG Instructor

Male Posts : 741
Join date : 2010-03-05
Age : 21
Location : Illinois zone 6

View user profile http://greenesgardenthings.forumotion.com/

Back to top Go down

Re: I decided to give it a new look

Post  Ha-v-v on 3/17/2012, 9:15 pm

I love it !

Ha-v-v

Female Posts : 1123
Join date : 2010-03-12
Age : 57
Location : Southwest Ms. Zone 8A (I like to think I get a little bit of Zone 9 too )

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I decided to give it a new look

Post  boffer on 3/17/2012, 9:20 pm

@Ha-v-v wrote:I love it !

Me too!

Hey, that idea could give taggers a new outlet! Razz

boffer

Male Posts : 7392
Join date : 2010-02-26
Age : 63
Location : yelm, wa, usa

View user profile http://boffer.us/

Back to top Go down

Re: I decided to give it a new look

Post  Twin Momma on 3/17/2012, 10:05 pm

Awesome!!! Tons of Character....

What is your skinny polka dot trellis made from?

Twin Momma

Female Posts : 6
Join date : 2012-03-04
Location : Colorado Springs, CO

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I decided to give it a new look

Post  camprn on 3/17/2012, 10:05 pm

Did you change something? I can't see it. Shocked

____________________________

41 years a gardener and going strong with SFG.
http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t3574-the-end-of-july-7-weeks-until-frost

There are certain pursuits which, if not wholly poetic and true, do at least suggest a nobler and finer relation to nature than we know. The keeping of bees, for instance. ~ Henry David Thoreau

http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t1306-other-gardening-books




camprn

Forum Moderator Certified SFG Teacher

Female Posts : 14042
Join date : 2010-03-06
Age : 54
Location : Keene, NH, USA ~ Zone 5a

View user profile http://squarefoot.creatingforum.com/t3574-the-end-of-july-7-week

Back to top Go down

Re: I decided to give it a new look

Post  boffer on 3/17/2012, 10:14 pm

Now I know what you do on St. Patrick's Day! Razz

Jameson's, right? Wink


boffer

Male Posts : 7392
Join date : 2010-02-26
Age : 63
Location : yelm, wa, usa

View user profile http://boffer.us/

Back to top Go down

Wow!

Post  morganfam7 on 3/17/2012, 10:18 pm

Beautiful! I love the water garden! Congrats!

morganfam7

Female Posts : 111
Join date : 2012-02-29
Location : Grand Prairie zone 7b/8a

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I decided to give it a new look

Post  gwennifer on 3/17/2012, 11:38 pm

@camprn wrote:Did you change something? I can't see it. Shocked


gwennifer

Certified SFG Instructor

Female Posts : 1413
Join date : 2011-05-11
Location : Vancouver, WA

View user profile http://www.bluekeypm.com

Back to top Go down

Re: I decided to give it a new look

Post  shannon1 on 3/18/2012, 3:07 am

love it

shannon1

Posts : 1697
Join date : 2011-04-01
Location : zone 9a St.Johns county FL

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I decided to give it a new look

Post  RoOsTeR on 3/18/2012, 8:34 am

I think it looks great Josh Very Happy

____________________________


I am my gardens worst enemy.

RoOsTeR

Forum Administrator

Male Posts : 3944
Join date : 2011-10-04
Location : Colorado Front Range

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I decided to give it a new look

Post  morganfam7 on 3/19/2012, 6:22 pm

I saw this painted rain barrel and thought of this thread:


morganfam7

Female Posts : 111
Join date : 2012-02-29
Location : Grand Prairie zone 7b/8a

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I decided to give it a new look

Post  Too Tall Tomatoes on 3/19/2012, 7:00 pm

@morganfam7 wrote:I saw this painted rain barrel and thought of this thread:


That looks cool morgan. That's giving me an idea to paint mine.




Anybody know anything about painting plastic??

Too Tall Tomatoes

Male Posts : 1069
Join date : 2011-10-24
Age : 46
Location : Pennsylvania, Zone 6A

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I decided to give it a new look

Post  morganfam7 on 3/20/2012, 2:02 am

TooTall, here's what the page says:

"They used BEHR exterior flat latex paint, sanded the (blue plastic) barrel, then primed it with Rustoleum spray paint – using about 2 ½ cans to get it even. Her husband drew the design and they both began to paint.

Georgia has said the next barrel will be painted to look like a whiskey barrel. The contents of the barrel will be water, though, and used in her backyard in her gardens."

http://www.dallascountymastergardeners.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=53&Itemid=72

PS I love your tomato in your avatar! Very Happy

morganfam7

Female Posts : 111
Join date : 2012-02-29
Location : Grand Prairie zone 7b/8a

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I decided to give it a new look

Post  shannon1 on 3/20/2012, 2:05 am

Great rain barrel ideas

shannon1

Posts : 1697
Join date : 2011-04-01
Location : zone 9a St.Johns county FL

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I decided to give it a new look

Post  Too Tall Tomatoes on 3/20/2012, 8:34 am

@morganfam7 wrote:TooTall, here's what the page says:

"They used BEHR exterior flat latex paint, sanded the (blue plastic) barrel, then primed it with Rustoleum spray paint – using about 2 ½ cans to get it even. Her husband drew the design and they both began to paint.

Georgia has said the next barrel will be painted to look like a whiskey barrel. The contents of the barrel will be water, though, and used in her backyard in her gardens."

http://www.dallascountymastergardeners.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&layout=blog&id=53&Itemid=72

PS I love your tomato in your avatar! Very Happy

That tomato avatar makes me hungry for tomato sandwiches.

If I paint my rain barrel, I wouldn't be able to get that fancy with the design. I was thinking just a simple single color as the base and then maybe some stripes or something.

Now if I can talk my sister-in-law into painting a cool design on it for me, then that would be really cool

Too Tall Tomatoes

Male Posts : 1069
Join date : 2011-10-24
Age : 46
Location : Pennsylvania, Zone 6A

View user profile

Back to top Go down

Re: I decided to give it a new look

Post  Sponsored content Today at 4:00 am


Sponsored content


Back to top Go down

View previous topic View next topic Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum