Recycled art project

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Recycled art can be fun and creative and does not cost much

We enjoyed this art project, again the initiative of my daughter. Creating this beautiful mouse from a 2l cold drink bottle was her idea as well as how to do it.recycling art mouse

The best part about recycled art projects is that they don't have to cost you anything. You can use any scraps of material or left over art supplies.

What you will need:

need to make recycling art project

  1.  An empty 2l bottle
  2. Paper for ears and eyes (colored if you prefer)
  3. Google eyes
  4. Glue
  5. A pencil
  6. Scissors
  7. Something for the tail (we used a piece of lint, but you can even use pipe-cleaners or wool)
  8. Something to decorate the ears with if you wish
  9. Something for hair (wool or shiny yarn)

Step by step: How to make a recycled art mouse:

  1. recycled art decorate ears

    If you wish, decorate the ears

recycled art finished project

Over to you

Do you have any recycled art project ideas that you would like to share with us? Feel free to add a link to your post (if you made one) in the comments.


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About Linda Pretorius

I love to share information I believe everybody can use. I am a wife of 1 and homeschool mother of 2. I share information on diets,beauty, making money online, homeschooling and changing your life. (I love to sing too and I absolutely love God.) Come find me on Google+


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