DIY Bird Feeder

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Spring is (finally) here! It’s been a long winter for many of us, and we couldn’t be happier to usher in a new season. Our DIY bird feeder is a fun and easy recycled craft that will help you welcome the birds back from their travels and celebrate the warmer weather to come!

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What you will need:

Bird seed

Empty 1 liter bottle

Twine

2 wooden mixing spoons

Eye bolt

X-acto knife

Funnel

Instructions:

Step 1: Using the X-acto, knife cut out a small circle about 2″ from the bottom  of the bottle.

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Step 2: On the direct opposite side of the bottle, make several incisions in a starburst shape so that the handle of the spoon is able to poke through it.

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Step 3: Repeat steps 1 & 2 a few inches above and perpendicular to the first set of holes. Insert the spoons in the holes.

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Step 4:Fill the bottle with bird seeds using a funnel.

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Step 5: Screw eye bolt into the cap of the bottle.

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Step 6: Cut a piece of twine.

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Step 7: Attach the twine to the eye bolt.

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Step 8: Hang your bird feeder up in your backyard and let the bird watching begin!

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