Gold Point Vessel, the paper vessel made by Upintheairsomewhere

December 12th, 2011 - 

 

Upintheairsomewhere is a shop from Chicago that does ceramic and paper vessels. Among the small and large gold paper bowls, the yellow and peach fade vessels – here is my favorite. See in the following pictures the Gold Point Vessel. What could be more interesting and incredible good looking than a simple shape? The drama and glamour of gold leaf collides with the lightness and accessibility of paper-maché in this gold point (more…)

What can you do from recycled newspapers?

December 9th, 2011 - 


 

Here is a good example of what you can do from recycled newspapers. This is a paper mache brooch, hand-painted with acrylic colors and at the end sealed with a glossy varnish. After gluing the newspaper, the artist painted over with blue colors and then some decorations were applied. These colorful jewelries were protected with multiple layers of vanish, so that the pieces are now water resistant. This Big Fish brooch (more…)

Paper Mache Art by Efi Beck

November 29th, 2011 - 

 

Efi Beck came with an idea: to use Papier Mache technique to create these paper jars that could store different things. This is what happens hen Art meets recycling🙂 Paper Mache on plastics container creates a perfect solution for storing sugar, coffee or tea bags. A wonderful handmade gift idea for any home. Lovely (more…)