Live Edge Concrete Bowls

by MadeByBarb
2 Materials
Not your usual concrete bowl... These have more character
These bowls start the usual way... EXCEPT this time you want the texture and bubbles! For basic pouring see here:
Once you have made your bowls it is time to finish them.
Take inspiration from nature and natural rock layers. It is forgiving, does NOT need to be perfect!
I especially love a bit of metallics in the mix.
Add some stone or sand if you like. Rustic is the key. For many more concrete projects check here:
Suggested materials:
  • Quikcrete   (home Depot)
  • Acrylic Paint   (craft store)
Want more details about this and other DIY projects? Check out my blog post!
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  • Diane R. Smith Diane R. Smith on Nov 25, 2018

    Love these projects! Trying to make a planter with concrete and lava right now....

  • Liam Brown Liam Brown on Jan 16, 2020

    My first try with painting two small papercrete pots. Maybe I overdid with the paint. I am still inspired by your idea. WIll try with some of the larger ones once they mature.