I talk a lot about upcycling here, at Crafting a Green World, and at Green Upgrader. It’s becoming a pretty popular concept in the craft world, and like with any concept that starts to take off, I think the meaning has gotten a bit watered down. So, what is upcycling, really?
This past Saturday, I got to teach an awesome recycled art workshop at Wonderroot. It was a total blast!
The project was based on this burlap chevron painting tutorial that I did for Crafting a Green World, and Atlanta’s new Creative Reuse Center sponsored the workshop and provided all of the supplies. The [...]
In case you don’t follow Crafting a Green World or Green Upgrader, I’ve been posting some tutorials in both of those spaces, and I thought I’d share them here, too! The image at the top here is how to turn disposable coasters into forever coasters.
As I’m sure you’ve figured out, I love creative kitchen storage ideas!
I’m a big believer that you’re way more likely to cook if your kitchen is well organized, and I think this apron storage situation would be a great way to keep things like recipe cards and your most-used utensils handy [...]
I’m pretty much in love with these reimagined planters from PSFK!
This magazine planter looks like a pretty simple thing to make, if you had the right tools. Maybe you could follow Julie’s Crafting a Green World tutorial for making a book with a secret compartment, then add some [...]