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Making Concrete Pots, Bowls, and Planters

33 stylish and simple home and garden projects

Published by CICO Books
Distributed by Simon & Schuster



About The Book

Create 33 stunning projects for your garden, for entertaining, and for gifting—all using concrete.

Follow Hester van Overbeek's simple tutorials to make a huge range of unique concrete projects. In Gardening & Outdoors you will find projects to add that extra spark to your garden, such as the Chevron planter and Hanging basket, or the Vertical garden and Recycled planters. To impress your guests, head to Food & Entertaining where you will find centerpieces such as the Fire bowl and Fruit bowl, or the Cake stand and Canopy with lights. Finally, there is Display & Gift, where you can find projects to delight your friends and loved ones such as the Two-tone decorative bowl or Wood and concrete bowl, along with the Patterned vase and Storage jar. In a simple and comprehensive techniques section you will find everything you need to know—what type of concrete to buy, how to use it, and how to decorate it. With these projects and many more, you will be able to add that extra splash of flair to all corners of your home.

First Published in 2017, this is a new edition.

About The Author

Hester van Overbeek is a passionate crafter, who has always had a keen interest in interior design. Her website ( features craft tutorial videos and interior tips, and Hester’s work is often found in magazines such as Reloved, Ideal Home, and Mollie Makes. Hester is the author of Pallet Projects for Outdoor Spaces, Made with Salvaged Wood, Furniture Hacks, Making Concrete Pots, Bowls, and Platters, and Crafting with Mason Jars and other Glass Containers, all published by CICO Books. Hester is based in Ramsgate, Kent, UK.

Product Details

  • Publisher: CICO Books (May 10, 2022)
  • Length: 128 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781800651128

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