December 14, 2018

Make a planter-aquarium for mom

It’s not a big surprise for moms to receive a vase of flowers or a planter on Mother’s Day. It’s practically standard fare. But what if you took that traditional offering to a whole new level by surprising the mom in your life with a planter-aquarium combo, complete with her own beta fish?

When one of my weekend students told me about this idea, I was intrigued. Even though I’ve never had an aquarium, nor do I have a green thumb, I simply couldn’t resist trying this project.

According to my source, a floral designer from Chicago, there are some key points