The Art of Recycling in Visual Arts

It is always great to come across local talent who are also passionate about the environment, and how they not only use art to express their love of the natural world, but also take great consideration in causing no harm to the environment while making their creations. I recently discovered one of these talented people…

“What have you recycled today?”

Examples of up-cycling! Graphics produced for Gecko Hills to Headlands to support articles promoted during National Recycling Week. Royalty free images sourced, except where noted as original photographs by Angela. Concepts and layouts: Angela Miller-Davis, Less Equals More.                  

Recycling ideas for plastic bags

  I came across this fantastic article on SuperCouponLady.com with 25 Brilliant Uses For Plastic Grocery Bags. Of course the trick is not to accumulate them in the first place, but there will always be a time when you don’t have your other reusable bags with you, and if you’ve run out of bins to…

Unwanted Christmas gift dilemmas

Yay! It’s Boxing Day and it’s pouring down rain outside, and as I survey the presents received yesterday and lovingly find new homes for some items. One is sticking out like a sore thumb. The unwanted gift. I’m not going to go into what it is as I’m a firm believer in ‘goodwill,’ however, I’m…