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Recycled Crafts

Recycled crafts show kids how to make unique pieces of art by thinking outside of the box. Each eco-friendly recycled art project can be made with materials found around the house, or items that are usually thrown away. Egg cartons, old t-shirts, and broken jewelry can all turn into works of art with a little effort and imagination. The possibilities are endless! A great idea for Earth Day activities or weekend projects, recycled crafts help protect the environment, and save you money on art supplies, too!

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Your child will make a boomerang, which is a flat, curved shape that spins when thrown and often returns to the thrower.
Recycled Crafts
Fourth Grade
Getting your treasures from place to place is tough. Help your child with this task by making a denim pouch from recycled blue jeans!
Recycled Crafts
Kindergarten
Help your tween un-clutter her room with this fun project! Recycle and old pair of jeans and make an organizer to hang on the wall.
Recycled Crafts
Middle School
Make a shiny decorative Menorah using an egg carton and light bulbs.
Recycled Crafts
First Grade
Help the environment this Christmas by using fabric remnants to make this beautiful braided wreath!
Recycled Crafts
Middle School
Your child can create a string wrapped headband to hold her hair back during the hot summer. Plus, it will re-purpose left over bits of string and thread!
Recycled Crafts
Fifth Grade
In this activity, you'll find out an easy way to make your own pretend potato -- out of an old pair of stockings!
Recycled Crafts
Preschool
Repurpose those plastic shopping bags hiding in your house into a fun and exciting decoration your child can hang in her room!
Recycled Crafts
Fourth Grade
Your child can re-use and re-purpose old seeds and paper into something new: decorated paper that can be planted!
Recycled Crafts
Fifth Grade
Looking for something to do with all those plastic 2-liter bottles that seem to accumulate endlessly? Turn them into a unique mini birdbath.
Recycled Crafts
Second Grade
This Fourth of July, create some explosive colors on black paper for fun Fourth of July decorations!
Recycled Crafts
Second Grade
Take a page from Art Nouveau master Gustav Klimt and compose a shining collage.
Recycled Crafts
Second Grade
Turn all those broken bits of plates, random buttons, or other odds and ends into a lovely flower pot for Mom on Mother's Day.
Recycled Crafts
Fifth Grade
Teenagers will love the look of this retro lamp and the fascinating process of making it.
Recycled Crafts
Middle School
Help your first grader get started making this watering can that's filled with homemade flowers. It will brighten up any window sill ... and it's eco-friendly!
Recycled Crafts
First Grade

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