How to make triangles concrete planters – In the last year, the concrete became very trendy, The raw appearance of the concrete is simply beautiful.
So instead of going and buying concrete planters I will show you how to make a concrete planter.
The materials you need:
- Disposable box or anything else to mix the concrete in
- Disposable sticks, knife or spoon or anything else you can mix with
- Utility knife
- Pen or pencil
- Box, bottle or anything else that could be the center of the pot
- Three skewers or sticks
- Sanding paper
- 2 gloves
Print and cut triangle shape to the desired size, with a pen or pencil, draw ten triangle shape on cardboard and cut them.
Glue the triangles together with Sellotape
After we have the model ready, place it on cardboard, draw the outline of the base, cut and glue it to the model
Prepare the concrete
Pot on the gloves and in a plastic box mix the concrete powder and the water, start with a small amount of concrete and add to it until you have the amount that fits into your model.
The concrete should fill ⅔ of the model
regarding the concrete texture, I like it more as a paste
Now you take the Box or bottle that go’s to the middle of the planter
Make three holes pot inside the holes the skewers or sticks and some stones and push it into the concrete model
Let the concrete dry for two days
Two days later, peel the cardboard and remove the box
And here we have a concrete planter!
If you want the concrete planter to look more smooth, you can polish it with Sanding paper to get the look that suits you