this looks like a great mothers day/grandparent gift/ teacher gift idea. Lots of options with flowerpots, buckets, etc to put it in and with the types of flowers or stems to use and filling in the pail.
i do have lots of cork left over. DIY Cork Memo Board: Inexpensive cork transform into a contemporary office bulletin board. Candy-color pushpins organize invitations, hold business cards, and show off interesting ephemera. (Go to bhg for the how-to.
25 DIY Christmas Crafts for Kids to Make Brilliant DIY Pine Cone Trees, I love this idea for a Christmas village! Plus, 25 DIY Holiday Decorations and Kids Crafts. Need great ideas concerning arts and crafts?