Recycling Paper & Books

Inspirations, ideas and projects around paper and books, ones of the most recyclable & versatile material.

Diy Tutorial: Paper Mache Jack O' Lantern

By boreidesign

Got some old newspaper laying around and beach ball left over from summer? Why not make a cute recycled paper mache Jack O’ Lantern.

Upcycled Magazine Paper Doll Art: Fun With The Kids

By Neokentin

Paper doll created with recycled magazines and clip art.

Top 5 Recycled Art Ideas July 2017 Chosen By You!

By HeatherStiletto

As always, we’re grateful for the amazing ideas you all create and share at Please enjoy the top 5 Recycled Art Ideas July 2017 as chosen by you! #1 Art […]

Newspapers Become Decorative Paper Baskets!


I keep m love for the paper. Therefore day by day I create new designs for utilitarian baskets.

Diy Video Tutorial: Learn Origami Techniques!

By HeatherStiletto

Here’s a fun way to upcycle old magazines, those piles of snail-mail circulars, and more: Learn Origami Techniques! Our friends at have a video series starting with origami basics […]

Cardboard Mosaic Containers Are Amazing!

By Neokentin

I’ve made those boxes from recycled cardboard. They are decorated with small pieces of cardboard and then covered with napkins. I really like the feeling of mosaic. The urn is made with the same technique. It’s creative, cheap and fun to make.

Mixed Media Art: Heron Hunting Wall Art

By lmcclamrock

What can you make with old magazines? Look closely…

Upcycled Origami Paper From Old Maps

By Patrick Hoesterey

Now that the world runs on smartphones and GPS, what to do with all those old paper maps? Here’s one idea.

Blue Heron Upcycled Paper Wall Art

By Marlene

I am surrounded by nature which is a huge inspiration for the recycled pieces I create.

Outrageous Playing Cards Wall Art Captures Movement

By marcopisano

What is the consequence of being many things, change your mind, break the rules, do not have tasks to perform?

Steampunk Book Chest with Music Box

By creadome

I am self-taught. I love working with clay but also drawing and reshaping objects with recycled material to give them a new life for another purpose.

Reaper of Darkness: Newspaper Lamp

By auntmade

This lamp is one of my favorites and it brings out the faint colors of blue and pink so beautifully. Materials used: Newspaper, Chart paper (white majorly, blue and pink) […]


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