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Bird Feeder Crafts


Pine Cone Feeder
  1. Tie a string around the wide end of a pine cone
  2. Cover large pine cones with lard
  3. Roll in small seeds
  4. Hang in tree


Juice Container Feeder
  1. Cut windows in the sides of wax cartons, leaving a 5 cm (2 in) deep tray at the bottom
  2. Poke a small hole near the top of the carton
  3. Thread a string through hole in carton
  4. Fill with the carton sunflower seed
  5. Hang in a tree


Pie Pan Feeder
  1. Punch four holes in an aluminum pie pan
  2. Tie a piece of string to each hole
  3. Pull all four pieces up and tie into one big knot
  4. Place rocks and bird seed in pie pan
  5. Hang on tree


Wooden Hanging Feeder
  1. Use wooden pieces shaped like hearts, circles, etc.
  2. Cut small hole in top middle of wooden piece
  3. Cover wooden piece completely in lard
  4. Place birdseed in a metal pie pan about 2" deep
  5. Roll wooden piece in birdseed - cover completely with birdseed
  6. Tie string through hole and hang outside