Category: Recycle it

Paper Mache Rooster Project

This guy will rule your roost!


  • ACTÍVA Products FastMâché instant paper mache
  • Cardboard (corrugated and thin)
  • Old Wire Hanger or Heavy Craft Wire
  • Scrap Paper (Newspaper, Copy, Junk Mail, etc.)
  • White Glue (School or Craft Glue)
  • Hot Glue Gun and Glue Sticks
  • Masking Tape
  • Wood Craft (Popsicle) Sticks
  • Standard Office/Craft Scissors
  • Pencil or Pen for Sketching

Click HERE for the instructions


Plastic Rope Making Device

Now this is a GREAT project to up your recycling efforts. Turn old plastic bottles into strong rope that has heat shrinking properties. Plus the device is portable and fits easily in the bottom of your backpack. We are SO EXCITED about this – check it out!

  • a rectangular piece of wood
  • a Phillips screwdriver
  • some metallic strapping tape
  • a paper cutter blade
  • 4 wood screws 1.5 cm in length
  • a hacksaw
  • resin paper

Click HERE for the instructions