Decorating the chicken coop?

Discussion in 'Coop & Run - Design, Construction, & Maintenance' started by cindyanne1, Apr 22, 2009.

  1. eggsforsale

    eggsforsale Out Of The Brooder

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    Oh my gosh!! That is the cutest thing! A Christmas coop....where in the world did you get the stockings?
     
  2. froggie71

    froggie71 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 18, 2009
    Shamong, NJ
    Seeing as how I don't have enough to do [​IMG] I decided to make web footed stocking for our 10 ducks and then took plastic eggs which I painted and turned into ornaments. My boys 4-H poultry club was talking about having a contest, so I hurried up and put this together, but I think I was the only one that went through with it.
     
  3. flopshot

    flopshot Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:that sounds awsome.
     
  4. SweetMissDaisy

    SweetMissDaisy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:Would love to see this! Sounds super cute!
     
  5. SweetMissDaisy

    SweetMissDaisy Chillin' With My Peeps

    Quote:Hahahaa!!! I *LOVE* the stockings!!! FANTASTIC!!
     
  6. HorseFeathers

    HorseFeathers Frazzled

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    We have posters with chickens on them (one of a Black Australorp, one from Storey that has awesome graphics "Chick Days" {both from a friendly feed store owner}, and one that Storey sent us along with a free box of every chicken book they've ever printed for Storey's Illustrated Guide to Poultry Breeds [​IMG] ) and a bulletin board with a sign that says "Gossip 'Round The Henhouse" (I made it). Hanging on the bulletin board are some awards and a photo of me with a chick when I was really young. Scattered around are various chicken artifacts such as a rubber chicken and a wooden chicken with feathers glued on (I made that too).
     
  7. johnniecourtney

    johnniecourtney Out Of The Brooder

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    I just started building our coop last night [​IMG] And I can't wait to decorate! I already bought a beautiful lavender colored paint to paint the inside of the coop with, and then thought I'd make a little rock walkway to the door. Plus possibly have a planter box or hanger. I can't wait to finish it![​IMG]

    PS love all the other ideas! [​IMG]
     
  8. DarkWolf

    DarkWolf Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Quote:I'm building mine with a copula JUST to add a weathervane to it. Well... That and to have heat stack ventilation.
     
  9. Bridget399

    Bridget399 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I would LOVE to see some pics of what your guys are talking about! We just started our coop and I've been thinking of ways to decorate it, too!![​IMG]
     
  10. Renee

    Renee Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 7, 2008
    CALIFORNIA
    PICS! PICS!
     

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