|Now THIS is Clever - A Recycled Bicycle - source|
Recycling or upcycling, to use the most au courant phrase, has become such a growing aspect of ACC that organizers have added a "Greencraft" category for artists who incorporate recycled materials.
... Rail Yard Studios has turned pieces that otherwise were headed to the scrap yard or the furnace into its Rescued and Reused line of artisan furniture ... link to blogI have a pinterest board called "Go Green Initiatives" link to blog and quite a few great ideas and inspiration for rescuing, reusing, repurposing, etc. etc. There are quite a few blogs and websites dedicated to supporting green design and green decorating with many practical (and fun) ideas.
My daughter, a faithful pinterest follower and user, just asked me to look for and save glass mason jars for her. I'm not sure what she's intending to do, but I found a link to an article about 50 ways to recycle glass jars that would certainly give her many ideas!
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W & C – Striving to Make Green PopularJo is proudly running her own successful business catering to her extensive clients’ design needs and projects. Her most recent adventure has been designing her own furniture line. Stylish environmentally friendly furniture locally made and designed on the principle of quality. Green Activist & T.V Personality & College Instructor