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Cement Leaf-Gunnera

I made this cement leaf a few years ago that sits underneath our windchime tree. The leaf is from my Gunnera plant pictured in photo.I got this idea from a post where someone was painting rocks in the glow in the dark paint. So I went searching for paint and picked up some glow in the dark spray paint at wal-mart and sprayed it this year. Then I added some shinny sparkle spray. Now when people pull into our driveway my leaf puts out a wonderful glow.
Glow in the dark Gunnera leaf.
Glow in the dark Gunnera leaf.
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Leafs I use to make my cement leaf.
Leafs I use to make my cement leaf.

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  • Teri
    on Mar 14, 2016

    If you google casting cement leafs you will get many websites that have wonderful directions along with video's to watch. This is step by step and the same way I did mine.

  • Ann Brookens
    on Oct 16, 2017

    This is one of the most natural looking concrete leaves I've ever seen; beautifully done!
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