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Make a mosaic bird bath

Supplies:

• 16-inch terra-cotta saucer
• Thinset adhesive
• Grout comb (1/8-inch tooth)
• Water-based grout sealer
• Grout
• Grout trowel
• 1 ½ pounds of glass pieces
• Tile/grout sponge
• Paintbrush
• Dinner plate

Prep: Add sealer around the inside rim of the saucer (it makes cleanup easier). Allow to dry one to two hours. Add water to saucer 30 minutes before starting the mosaic; pour off remaining liquid and dry with paper towel.