DIY Outdoor Fairy Garden Tutorial

Find out how to make a fun fairy garden for your front porch or back yard that is easy, fun, and doesn't cost much.


– Cricut Maker, Cricut Explore Air 2, or Cricut Joy – Machine Mat – Burnishing Tool – Font (this is the one I used)


– Stencil Vinyl – Transfer Tape – Painter's Tape – Dark Spray Paint

Step 1: Measure and Create Stencil:

Measure container's width and height for sign size. Design stencil in preferred font using Design Space.

Step 2: Apply Stencil

Cut stencil with Cricut machine. Remove stencil backing using transfer tape. Position stencil on container, apply with pressure.

Step 3: Paint and Finish

Use burnishing tool to secure stencil. Protect other areas with painter's tape. Apply 1-2 coats of paint, follow can instructions. Let dry for an hour. Gently remove stencil to reveal finished sign.

Get this fairy garden set. Click the image to buy!

I hope this post inspired you in making your own outdoor fairy garden and gave you some ideas on how you could make your own.

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DIY Outdoor Fairy Garden Tutorial