I like to study the shapes of things and sometimes my brain imagines fitting things that don’t go together into things that do go together. Like for instance taking a couple of miss-matched plastic containers and an empty plastic jar to make a mold for a mini bird bath. Continue reading “Mini Bird Bath – Upcycled Cement Mold”
Lately I have been a little obsessed with melting HDPE plastic. You know all those bottles that have a number 2 recycling logo. Some folks have made some pretty interesting projects from the stuff. Since it is so sturdy and hard it can be cut and carved like wood.
But I was looking for a simpler project, one that wouldn’t take a lot of cutting and sanding. I also don’t have a wooden form to compress the plastic in so I had to improvise. Continue reading “Garden Paving Stone Upcycled From Shampoo and Milk Bottles”