Gardeners have been using bowling balls as garden decorations for many years, especially since they started being produced in numerous jelly-bean colors and swirling patterns. To my taste, however, they still look like bowling balls. I started to wonder if I could disguise them and make them more elegant. Inspired by stone mosaics, I decided to glue stones and glass gems to bowling balls, and was amazed at the results. Here’s how I do it.
3 Steps to a Striking Ornament
• Pea gravel
• Bowling ball
• Two-part epoxy glue
• Clean scraps of wood and several nails for mixing and applying epoxy
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