Recycled Art Market

Recycled Art Market

Support Michigan artisans – Don’t miss the 4th Annual Recycled Art Market featuring original art for sale, comprised of 50% – 100% recycled, upcycled & repurposed materials… Save the date! Saturday November 3, 2012.

Recycled… A popular ArtPrize medium

Many of this year’s ArtPrize entries were created using recycled materials. We applaud these artists for thinking green!

corn based plastics, NatureWorks® polymer

Earth Friendly Plastic

From corn to plastic: NatureWorks® polymer is derived from 100% annually renewable resources such as corn and is the world’s first polymer showing a significant reduction in greenhouse gas emissions.

Newspaper

Old News is Good News

Artist -Holly Anne Mitchell creates unique bracelets, brooches, earrings and cufflinks from recycled newspaper.

earth friendly toilet paper

Earth Friendly Toilet Paper

It takes 60 percent less energy to manufacture paper from recycled stock than from virgin materials. -learn more about these toilet papers made from 100% recycled paper.

Jerry Kott bottleforms

REbottled

Artist Jerry Kott recycles wine bottles into these ultra-cool decorative vases. He also reuses wine bottles to make both hanging and table lamps

Tripp Gregson

Street Sign Redesign

These artists recycle used street signs into amazing functional works of art; including furniture, bowls, purses, flatware and jewelry.