Recycled works by Marin Hood

Marin Hood is a San Francisco Bay Area artist. Her work is mostly in embroidery but she completed a series of works using recycled bikes, bike wheels and jars. Her chandeliers are both beautiful and comment on energy conservation without feeling prescribed.

Recycled works by Marin Hood in art lights bike friends  with Wheel Jar Bike

Recycled works by Marin Hood in art lights bike friends  with Wheel Jar Bike

Recycled works by Marin Hood in art lights bike friends  with Wheel Jar Bike

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18 Comments

  1. Renee - March 11, 2010

    Gorgeous as their creator :-)

  2. PinkVelvetBird - March 19, 2010

    LOVE these! I have a wee cabin in the woods and these are going to be PerFecto!

    Thanks SEW much for posting!

  3. Heather Devaney - March 20, 2010

    I am interested in the pattern for the lamp jars. I did not see a link to it any where. Can I get it sent to me.

  4. Freda - March 22, 2010

    I,too, would love pattern for the jar lamps. I have an idea how they are made, but directions do help my old brain out.
    Thanks,
    f.

  5. Vie Lewis - March 23, 2010

    Please I woudl like instructions also. Please e-mail thank you so much

  6. Theresa - March 24, 2010

    Yes please – would love some instructions. Thanks

  7. Shannon - March 25, 2010

    I would love the lamp instructions as well. Please, please, please. They are awesome!
    Thanks

  8. Kelly - March 25, 2010

    OOOhh I would love the lamp instructions also, is there somewhere to purchase the pattern? Thank you.

  9. k.la - April 21, 2010

    the lamps are indeed pretty cool. they look like an upside down jar with a fitted crocheted mesh wrapped around it. there’s a lot of possibility there!

  10. jjet hammes - July 17, 2010

    awesome i loke them, i will got a new home and search for a lot of recylcling ideas for there.
    thank you very much to share your wokrk;-D

  11. Jenni - March 5, 2011

    I’d like the pattern too! I’m thinking about some of these in my living room. Trying to create a moroccan type look.

  12. Lori - October 20, 2011

    I would LOVE, LOVE, LOVE to have the pattern for the jar lamps! It appears that there once was a link to a Google Site for Ms. Marin Hood (possibly with the patterns), but it is either now defunct or has been changed and Recyclart hasn’t updated the page. Can someone please help? Thanks!

  13. Lola Wallace via Facebook - February 27, 2013

    Génial !

  14. Eloise - March 17, 2013

    WOW just what I was searching for. Came here by searching for bike

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