Satellite Bird Bath

justlindaJanuary 17, 2008

We had an old satellite dish that was going in the garbage, that is before I got my hands on it. Did a bit of mosaics and turned it into a bird bath. Supposed to be a goldfish swimming in water.

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sweetkountry

That is soooo cute! I want one of those! Now where can I get my hands on a satellite dish?

    Bookmark   January 17, 2008 at 3:50PM
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luvstocraft

That turned out so cute! Great bit of recycling too. Can I ask what you used for the base? Luvs

    Bookmark   January 18, 2008 at 12:14PM
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justlinda

In the picture the dish is sitting on an outdoor garbage bin that was bought as it matches the blue in the design, but I also kept the original pipe mounting stem that was originally on the dish, so if I want to, can use that also.

    Bookmark   January 18, 2008 at 3:46PM
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WUVIE

Very cool!

My father made a dish for his birds, but I
don't think he's willing to mosaic it.

Very cute!

Karen Marie

    Bookmark   January 19, 2008 at 11:48AM
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joannegreco

That's great! May I ask what you used to glue down the tiles with?

    Bookmark   January 21, 2008 at 2:11AM
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justlinda

I used GE Silicone II to glue down the broken china, and used sanded grout for the grouting.

    Bookmark   January 21, 2008 at 11:52AM
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kudzukween

Beautiful!! Sigh* I just sent 2 dishes to GW right before Christmas......maybe I'll find another!

    Bookmark   January 21, 2008 at 2:51PM
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