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Steampunk Yard Art

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My definition of steampunk art: adventurous spirit, steam power, gears, whimsical, inventive. A contraption of gadgets and gears all in a manner of assorted nonsense that intertwine to create a machine that is not only functional and practical, but unique and striking.
  • steampunk yard art, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
This contraption that a friend of by husband's family made years ago is the ultimate steampunk art. My husband said he and his brothers loved playing with this car for hours.
  • steampunk yard art, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
And whatever it takes to hold the whole thing together.
  • steampunk yard art, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
Is now used for yard art!
  • steampunk yard art, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
I filled a vintage colander with Vinca and placed on the seat.
  • steampunk yard art, container gardening, flowers, gardening, repurposing upcycling
A hypertufa container that I made several years ago, filled with chives sits on the front of the car. The car itself sits on a rock shelf just outside one of my gardens.

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