decorative-bird-bath-mold WildWorldWoman shows how easy it is to make a decorative cement birdbath basin using glass dishes as a mold. The patterns in the dishes not only gives this bird bath decorative details but also a textured surface for the birds to stand on. For extra texture she adds sand to the lip of the bowl. Once the cement is dried you can stain or paint your birdbath to give more color for added interest.
Birdbath - how to paint concrete bird baths. Clean with soap/water (bleach if needed). Rinse thoroughly and allow to dry. Apply concrete sealer; dry. Apply masonry primer; dry. Paint as desired; dry. Apply exterior sealer; dry. Fill bird bath with water and enjoy. Be sure to let bath dry completely between each step/coating. Try to use non-toxic materials.