Building a birdfeeder for your yard can be very rewarding. You can literally spend hours watching the birds feeding and sometimes it can be very comical. So have fun building and have even more fun watching. Building a bird feeder is a great way to make use of scrap wood. If you are looking for free woodworking plans, visit our free plans category.
This fun birdfeeder is made to resemble a covered bridge. The roof lifts off for easily filling and cleaning. This is a vintage woodworking plan. Visit our FAQ page for a full definition. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual item you are buying.
Another in our series of Tree Dweller Birdhouse Plans. We call this series of birdhouses Tree Dwellings because all of the creatures represented like to hang out in the trees!
Simple projects that could keep the kids busy on a rainy afternoon.
This feeding deck for wild birds has elevated perches, sunken bath and seed bin. Can be mounted on your window sill. The plan has full-size traceable patterns. This is a vintage woodworking plan. Visit our FAQ page for a full definition. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual item you are buying.
Included are plans for a birdhouse and bird feeder. Both projects feature real copper roofs. Birdhouse measures about 16 inches tall by 8 inches wide by 7 inches deep. Feeder is about 18 inches tall by 9 inches wide by 6. 5 inches deep. This is a vintage woodworking plan. Visit our FAQ page for a full definition. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual item you are buying.
Looking for a gathering place for your fine-feathered friends? Then try this traditional tray feeder featuring painted columns and an attractive cedar-shingled roof. The screen on the bottom helps keep the feed dry and the birds healthy. And, the feeder mounts easily to either a pipe or deck railing for your viewing pleasure.
Our bird feeder accommodates a standard seed bell. Make from cedar fencing and finish as desired. Paint as two male cardinals, two female cardinals or one of each! All patterns drawn FULL size. Base measures 13 x 14 inches.
A nice feeder for fruit or suet. If you have Baltimore Orioles in your area, spear on a piece of orange! Easily scale the pattern on your printer to make the size you want. A perfect beginner project for scouting, guides and 4H Club woodworking projects.
Birds love to congregate around our pint-sized country elevator in search of food. And come nesting season, the barn-style birdhouse will prove equally popular with your feathered friends!
This feeder features a large storage area so it only has to be refilled with seed once in a while. It may be post mounted or suspended from a branch.
This feeder is a smaller version of our large hopper design. We hang it with a wire hanger on the back or from the top with screweyes.
This plan offers two classic window sill feeders: one is a simple tray and the other an attractive glass topped tray. These designs include a mounting board you secure to the window sill. Beginner skill level.
Birds flock to the high-energy nourishment provided by suet cakes. This good-looking feeder features a top that slides up the support cables, allowing you to add suet quickly and easily. Whether you b...
This bird feeder is designer to keep its back to the wind, thus affording a maximum o f protection. It can be made entirely of old scrap wood like fruit boxes, etc. This is a vintage woodworking plan. Visit our FAQ page for a full definition. View the Larger Image Slideshow to see the actual item you are buying.
This roomy feeder is wide open for easy bird viewing and the construction, although simple, is rugged enough to last for years. It could be post mounted, put on the stump of a tree or on a deck railing. Our bird feeders are not fancy, but are very functional and we have found that feeders get so weather beaten over time that we prefer to bang out another one rather than clean and refinish them.
This fun blue jay shaped feeder uses a recycled pop bottle to hold the seed! Requires a plastic 1 liter wide-mouth bottle. Hinged top tilts back for easy filling.
Foil those pesky squirrels when they try to steal the seeds you bought to feed your song birds. This easy-to-build feeder works on a simple balance beam. When a squirrel sits on the perch, his weight ...
You will get lots of laughs watching those squirrels rest their paws on the keyboard while they nibble on the corncob. It looks just like they are playing the piano!
St. Francis of Assisi is the patron saint of animals and the environment. This garden statue of St. Francis is made from layers of 3/4 inch lumber which create a striking 3-dimensional look.
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