4. Once you’ve colored in your garden stakes to your liking, cut them out along the outer edge. Then place on brown paper on a cookie sheet.
5. Bake at 325 degrees Fahrenheit for 3 minutes and remove from the oven.
6. Allow your shrunk herb marker to cool for a minute or two then remove from the cookie sheet.
7. If desired, you may spray your finished piece with a clear acrylic spray for extra protection.
8. Place your completed herb marker in a pot to mark your plant or in your garden to mark your rows.
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For more fun DIY shrinky dink projects, be sure to check out the blog post, DIY Shrinky Dink Magnets – Great Weekend Kids’ Craft Project.
Do you garden? If so, what types of thing have you used to mark your plants or garden rows?