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Explanations step by step in photos to make an original pot-pot with a bucket and a broom handle.

Make an original pot cache

Necessary material

  • 1 broomstick of 3 m in diameter
  • 1 metal bucket
  • 1 plywood panel 5 mm thick
  • Jigsaw
  • Abrasive paper
  • Screwdriver drill
  • Screw
  • Metre
  • Pencil
  • Compass
  • Wood glue
  • washers
  • Brush
  • Wood varnish
  • Clamp

Measure the inside diameter of the bucket

  • Take the measure of the lower diameter of the metal bucket.

Draw a compass on a circle on the plywood

  • Postpone this measurement with the compass on the plywood board.

Cut out the round path

  • With the jigsaw, cut out on the plot.

Sand the edges of a piece of plywood

  • Sand the edges of the cut circle with sandpaper.

Cut the broom handle

  • Using a jigsaw cut the broom handle into four 25 cm portions. They will serve as feet to the flowerpot.
  • Deburr the edges.

Drill the center of the feet

  • Mark the center of the cut feet.
  • Pierce them in the middle.

Glue the feet of the pot cover

  • Apply wood glue on the hole-side foot.

Drill to fix the feet

  • Position the first foot.
  • Inside the bucket, drill the foot locations. You have to cross the bucket and the plywood.
  • Screw the feet with through screws equipped with washers.

Apply polish on the feet of the pot cover

  • To varnish the feet of the pot.


Video Instruction: How To Sew A Pot Holder