Recycle magazines into mirror frames

January 16th, 2012 - 

Colorstory designs is the collaborative work of designers Amy Gibson and Andrea Read. The two artists are willing to make a good to the planet and utilize only recycled materials. They have developed a unique method of (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…)

How can I recycle metal?

October 21st, 2011 - 

Trash And Trinkets are a shop that reuses metal in all ways. They have a lot of products to sell: bullets, highly ornamented keys, locks and pendants of all kind. “Recycled, up cycled, keys, bullets, clockworks, and weird bits of oddity salvaged and reclaimed then re-purposed and altered artistically for your romantic or just strange (more…)