Hello DIY Crafts: How to Make a Orca Whale From a Plastic Bottle
Noni the raccoon was made by Seattle, WA artist TouchedbyLavender. Noni has a handmade wire pose able skeleton. The hands and face is made with Polymer clay. All of her […]
I love the traditional Hungarian folk art motifs, so I wanted to paint them on the stones because I was curious to see how they look on them. First I have […]
A unique freestanding lamp made in New Zealand from plastic packaging and fence battens by MADE-UP DESIGN NZ.
Used bicycle innertubes can be upcycled into functional items like jewellery, wallets, wristlets, key hides, chair and stool weavings, etcetera, and are also incorporated into visual arts. I chose to make jewellery from the innertubes I rescued from a curbside bin destined for a landfill. I was on a coffee run one evening, on garbage night, and saw a bunch of snakey-looking things dropping from a trash bin. Curious, I stopped and found it was a half dozen blown bicycle inner tubes. All kinds of creative ideas flashed through my mind in seconds. I just had to have those innertubes, so I took all of them. Though I create many one-of-a-kind pieces from salvaged discards, my love of working with these snakey, rubbery loops evolved from this serendipitous ‘find’.
Handmade recycled clothing art dolls by artist TouchedbyLavender. Follow me on Facebook to see upcoming adoptions!
Poseable original creations made from recycled clothing. Artist: TouchedbyLavender.
French local and recycled crafts, 100% handmade.
A piece of Time for each…
Regarding the book, there is a “re-creation” the base is a book reuse enhanced with a binding “old style” and reworked interior cabinet with leather. It opens with a rotation […]
I didn’t like the amount of paper waste in the office I used to work at. One day I emptied all the paper shredders and took it home.
Paris-based artist, Gille Monte Ruici creates robot sculptures using found objects. Each robot is unique, handmade and comes from recycled material. Metal tins are assembling and become creatures with a […]