Apple Bird Seed Feeders

United States

These homemade bird feeders make a great autumn and winter craft project for kids and adults.


  • 2 cups of Bird seed
  • 2/3 cup of Water
  • 2 Packets of Unflavoured Gelatine
  • 4 Apples
  • 8 small screws
  • Twine

How to make it!

  1. Bring Water to a boil, add gelatine, and stir until completely dissolved.
  2. Mix the birdseed into this mixture.
  3. Cut the apples in half lengthwise and hollow out the insides with a spoon or knife.
  4. Fill each apple with bird seed mixture, set on a sheet pan, and put in the fridge for 1-2 hours or until firm.
  5. Poke a screw into the top of each apple and tie a piece of twine to it.
  6. Hang outside for all the birds to enjoy!

Apple Bird Seed Feeders