Easy Garden Stepping Stones with Embedded Colored Cement Designs

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The days are still short and cold here, but I’m starting to think about Spring and the flower garden. I don’t do all that much gardening right now, but I have in the past and very much appreciate garden/yard decorations in amongst the plants. I wanted to do a rather easy garden art project with colored cement. So, I spent a bit of time figuring out a new way to make stepping stones that have cool colorful designs. Here is the short version. First, I made a colored cement shape by adding latex paint to the cement batch and shaping the cement as if it was clay. Then I plopped the colored shape in an oiled round cake pan, shaped it a bit more, and finally, I filled the rest of the mold with uncolored cement. It’s an easy and fun way to get inlaid color into your cement projects.

 

DIY Cement Stepping Stones with Inlaid Colored Cement Designs.
DIY Cement Stepping Stones with Heart. Garden Art.
DIY Cement Stepping Stones with Colorful Design. Garden Art.
DIY Cement Stepping Stones with Flower. Garden Art.
DIY Cement Stepping Stones with Colorful Design. Garden Art.

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