Monthly Archives: October 2011

Day of the Dead

Those of us that make up the WonderRoot Creative Reuse team are hoping that everyone has a fun (and safe) Halloween! And while we hope you will make sure, in the true Halloween spirit, to load up on sugar and … Continue reading

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Yarn Bracelets/Cuffs: A How-To

We’ve been pretty frank about our surplus of yarn, and make no mistake–we’re grateful for it. But, suffice it to say, it was high time we started to put it to use. Here’s a craft we did not so long … Continue reading

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Sally “KickingAssAndTakingNames” Shelton

Meet Sally Shelton. Think of her as the implementer, the do-er of WonderRoot Creative Reuse, the gets-sh*t-done person. She likes to keep things moving forward.  “I feel really comfortable with the visual stuff, like laying out the tables, making signs, … Continue reading

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Fun with Paper! You’re invited …

Come learn the zen of folding paper at our workshop Saturday, and trust us–it really is that relaxing. We’ll be exploring “functional origami” this month by making paper mini boxes, picture frames and comic book wallets. (And, if we have … Continue reading

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Brookhaven Arts Festival Recap

Wow, this weekend was crazy for the folks at WonderRoot Creative Reuse! On Saturday, we were at the Roswell Green Expo, making crafts and spreading the creative-reuse love. We were also–at the same time–hanging out at the Brookhaven Arts Festival, … Continue reading

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Introducing our friends at Live Thrive!

As a Creative Reuse program, we get to roll with all sorts of crowds. If you’re familiar with some of our previous posts, you know we like to mix it up, hang with the found-object artists, the techy makers, the … Continue reading

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Yarn finds home with refugees

Found a home for some of that yarn recently at the most wonderful place, the Refugee Sewing Society in Clarkston. If you’ve been following this blog, you know that we came into a couple large donations of yarn recently and … Continue reading

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