More terrariums

As promised, since my last terrariums went well, I made some more:

They’re playing with my pocket dinosaurs. I went to a nursery a friend recommended and found not only some charcoal (finally), which I’m sure will work better for drainage than the rocks I used last time, but also an air plant — I used a type of tillandsia — and some gorgeous tiny succulents: a type of rosularia.

They also had some little tiny dinosaurs!

I used a huge jar that a friend gave me:

And I made another one with a wine glass that had a crack in it:

For a lid, I used the lid from a candle long-since burnt, which, bizarrely, fit exactly. This is why it’s important to save these things…

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