Have you heard of upcycling? Upcycling is turning garbage into other items such as art, purses, furniture, jewelry, whatever you can think of. It helps keep garbage out of landfills and turns it into fun, funky and desirable items. The producer can get garbage pretty cheaply so it’s a boom for start up companies and artists. The products can be a mural made out of bottle caps, jewelry made out of old wire, purses made out of old candy wrappers. This ideas also pushes creativity. How do we make art without clay, paint, bronze or pencils. It’s a win-win for all of us.
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