Pine cone bird feeder is usually looked for by some people as the way to feed birds. Some materials are needed to make pine cone bird feeder such as peanut butter, corn meal, rolled oats, waxed paper and heavy string. Firstly, stir the pine cone and grind it into the hard texture. This step is for applying the peanut butter on it to make the different result. However, you have to melt it first in order to ease the hard texture of pine cone. Another ways to melt the pine cone are also varies such as cut or grind into small pieces and heat it in the low temperature. Then, stir it until become liquid.
Secondly, to apply the melted pine cone bird feeder, you have to smear the peanut butter on it. The result is to be added corn meal and rolled oats as the food of bird. Then, after the peanut butter on pine cone, you have to give the corn meal first then rolled oats, yet the corn meal must be spread throughout the pine cone till thick and big size like a balloon. It is the example in applying the food of bird such corn meal or rolled oats.
Next, in making perfect of pine cone bird feeder, you may to add the rolled oats as the third step after applying the corn meal. Actually, it is for making a different result of some food in general. However, using a corn meal only on pine cone as a bird feeder is a good way. Then, you may to add some pieces of fruit on pine cone such as piece of apple, orange, and anything else. This step is to be more different as the food of bird. When you want to give some pieces of fruits on the pine cone, it will be more unique if you hang above the pine cone bird feeder. But always hang in the right place. pine cone bird feeder craft. Read some ibird feeder placement tips. On the other hand, there are some ways to decorate the appearance of pine cone bird feeder except the fruit.
How to decorate pine cone bird feeder
To decorate pine cone bird feeder usually uses some ribbons on the pine cone itself. The ribbon is hanging above the pine cone as the cover of it to make it more beautiful. In addition, there is also a piece of pine cone of its leather that is decorated under the pine cone and above of it. The function of piece of pine cone here means that the leather of pine will be bundled with the heavy string then, to be hanged on the tree. It is the way how to ease in hanging the pine cone bird feeder when it is done. If there is no heavy string you may to use a rope. Always keep your home made bird feeder away from squirrel. See some tips how to keep away squirrel.
In addition, there are some tips to decorate the pine cone bird feeder. One of them is making a parallel pine cone in one string. Firstly, you have to make a pine cone bird feeder which have been applied by the peanut butter, corn meal, and rolled oats into some shapes such as small, medium and big size. The big size is placed on the bottom then medium and small one. The string is bundled inside those three sizes through the pine cone itself. Therefore, this pine cone can be easily hanged on the tree tightly.
Finally, the pine cone bird feeder on these ideas can be tried in your need as the new style on how to feed bird through the pine cone. However, some materials such as corn meal and oats can be replaced by other seeds which mean as the food of bird, while the decoration and the size based on the favorite of making.