The Art of Upcycling: Creative Ways to Make Something Beautiful Out of Trash, Thrifted Finds and Everyday Recyclables (Paperback)
Upgrade Your Upcycling Game!
Discover a trove of upcycling ideas and inspiration, with this collection of projects from upcycling influencer Emma Foss. She shares detailed, step-by-step tutorials to teach you essential upcycling techniques so you can create something out of nothing. Through these creative projects, you’ll develop skills in basic woodworking, reupholstery, painting, papier-mâché and so much more. Best of all, these projects use materials you’re likely to already have lying around the house or can be found cheaply at thrift stores!
This astounding collection of projects is perfect for any DIY enthusiast, or anyone with a knack for using the materials they have to make something unique and memorable. Turn thrift-store jeans into a unique painted masterpiece, transform a paint palette into a functional clock or even hand-make your own recycled paper. It’s up to you!
Embrace your creative side as you beautify your space with these one-of-a-kind projects. As you work through each one, you’ll learn the upcycling skills you need to make anything you want, out of anything you can find.
About the Author
Emma Foss is an artist and content creator with a passion for upcycling and DIY. She uses her studio art degree and extensive teaching background to share upcycling techniques with the world. Emma is the founder of Y Street Studio, where she posts advice for upcyclers at any level. Emma also sells nature-inspired art on her website, www.ystreetstudio.com.