DIY: Tabletop Terrariums by

Issue 14 · Townhouse Gardens · April 9, 2010

DIY: Tabletop Terrariums

Issue 14 · Townhouse Gardens · April 9, 2010

A while back we featured the artful terrariums of New York garden artist Paula Hayes, who creates micro landscapes within oversized handblown glass orbs; her pieces takes months (and longer) to create. Interested in something similar? Lately we've been noticing a profusion of terrarium components for DIYers.

Above: A terrarium by New York landscape artist Paula Hayes.

Above: The hand-crafted Boris Hurricane-Terrarium is 14 inches high with a 9.75 inch diameter; $69.95 from Crate & Barrel.

Above: The Skyview Terrarium is 12 inches high with an 11.5 inch diameter; $128 at Terrain.

Above: The delicately crafted Floating Wall Terrarium has a 3.5 inch diameter; $68 at Terrain.

Above: Clump Moss ($16) and Mixed Stones ($12) at Terrain.

Above: The New Terrarium; $16.50 at Amazon; photo from Heirloom Philosophy.

For more DIY terrarium ideas, see our roundup of hanging terrarium favorites.

Have an opinion? Care to comment? We'd love to hear what you have to say.