Upcycled wooden box with 100% recycled materials: A blue iris mosaic upgrade saves this well-made wooden box from being wasted. Recycled stained glass scrap makes this beautiful blue iris with iridescent accents. To keep the original paint, a little sanding around the edges gives rustic appearance and keeps the box authentic.
Category Archives: Recycled Wooden Art
Upcycled Wooden Box
Recycled wooden box cleaned up and made into a stained glass mosaic blue violet trinket box. This was a light oriental tea box with a unique slits on the bottom to attach a ribbon, which makes this box a unique engagement ring box.
Custom Mosaic Jewelry Box
Custom mosaic jewelry box made with family jewelry and favorite flowers — yellow tulips and blue hydrangea. A wooden box was finished with clear polyurethane. I then made a design sketch of yellow tulips and blue hydrangea that incorporates some jewelry — earrings, pins and pearls — that has a sentimental value to the client.Continue reading “Custom Mosaic Jewelry Box”
Upcycled Nautical Trinket Box
I found this beautiful wooden box in a thrift shop and gave it a little touch of mosaic. This box has a distressed wood appearance, man-made marks to look old and worn out, and decorative touches of metal corners. Its hinges allow 180 degree opening. I cleaned this box up and added a light coatContinue reading “Upcycled Nautical Trinket Box”