Re-creative: 50 Projects for Turning Found Items Into Contemporary Design

Front Cover
Home, 2006 - Crafts & Hobbies - 144 pages
9 Reviews
Previously Announced. Recycle. Restore. Repurpose.

This unique book inspires art, creation, and environmentalism with 50 projects that transform yesterday's trash into today's stylish and useful objects. Using found, discarded, and cast-off items as a foundation-from old computer cases, soda cans, and record album covers to foam packing-readers can fashion stylish clocks, end tables, frames, and much more.

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
3
4 stars
3
3 stars
3
2 stars
0
1 star
0

Review: Re-Creative: 50 Projects for Turning Found Items Into Contemporary Design

User Review  - Andrea Marley - Goodreads

So Good!! Read full review

Review: Re-Creative: 50 Projects for Turning Found Items Into Contemporary Design

User Review  - Rachel - Goodreads

I like the idea of using found items to make new things, so this book seemed like a perfect instruction to get started on that. I was disappointed by the lack of really cool projects and the fact that ... Read full review

About the author (2006)

Steve Dodds is an architect, woodworker, and regular contributor to Readymade magazine, as well as the author of Tools: A Tool-by-Tool Guide to Choosing and Using 150 Home Essentials.

Bibliographic information