eco art

The First Ecopsyched! Upcycle

Chesapeake Bay Upcycle Accomplished! Have you ever seen a pretty piece of trash and thought it would look nice on your mantel? No? Trash rarely reveals its potential without some intention on behalf of the spectator. More often these days, I catch myself staring at metal scraps and driftwood. Perhaps it’s because of my new…

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Winter Globes

Add a splash of color to your winter! As winter approaches in the northern hemisphere, a new playground emerges. Creating winter globes is a fun cold-weather project to keep us generating Vitamin D long after the sun-soaked days of summer have passed. This is a great project to get the whole family outdoors, though I…

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Eco Art

Explore the world around you through ecological art-making. Some of the most beautiful ecological art is the most simple. It’s made from, and in collaboration with, elements found in nature. It’s ephemeral, meaning it changes with time and as a result of its environment. The process of eco art-making is investigative and expressive. While the…

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Fairy and Gnome Homes

Collaborate with nature to create tiny homes! Everything in miniature size is cuter. But if you’re a fairy or gnome, these homes are sized accordingly. Imagine glancing out your kitchen window to see a gnome lounging with a book on your custom-made thumb-size porch swing. Creating fairy and gnome homes is a fun project for…

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