Awaiting! Potting Bench/Table Addition


This is a basic design you can get online. With a few changes of our own.
With 2 x 4 s and 2 x 5.5 that we had on hand we began construction.
Every thing was cut to size.
Cut and nailed together.
bench/table in place, ready for solid stain.
This is my craft cottage with the addition of a potting area.We had to add a extension to the potting area deck for safety.
And here she is! All painted in a solid stain by Olympic paint called Seafoam.
I added chicken wire for extra detail and storage.
Towel rack added for clean ups.
These are pots that had a makeover to look old, they provide storage for soil and other materials.
The top shelf has some collectibles and storage items. Lets not forget my tea cup chandelier,( you find out on many of these items on my blog here on hometalk).
Hanging storage provided.
Well here she is! Now time to plant and CREATE! Thanks for coming by !!!

Suggested materials:

  • 2 x 4 and 2 x 5.5 pressure treated wood  (Lowes)
  • Nails, solid stain  (lowes)

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  • Shirlene
    on Apr 20, 2016

    Cute-cute-cute! Can you tell us how you did the pots?

  • Pet9246225
    on Jul 29, 2016

    Hi, love your awaiting! Potting bench /table, but can't seem to find detailed instructions. can you help please

  • Gai6369934
    on Aug 2, 2016

    How did you make the pots look old?

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  • Ana illausky
    on Jul 13, 2016

    Hi there, here below is just one of many pics of my craft cottage.There are more here on my blog here on hometalk.Thank you!

    , my crafting station with easy how to build located on my blog
  • Lulu
    on Jul 14, 2016

    Great job, cute, cute, cute. Will definitely be making one. Thanks for sharing.

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