Book Mirror and Table

Book Mirror and Table

This project is part of the Goddess of Garbage’s re-design of the 4R Learning Center for Children at South San Francisco Scavenger Company.  Click here to read more about that! Materials Needed for Mirror and Table: Children’s worn book covers Green moss (fake) Glue gun Recycled wood, mirror, door and glass Paint for radiators Here’s how: Cut door to size of table top Cut and glue covers to wood frame and door Make sure you...

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So. San Francisco Scavenger Co. #1

So. San Francisco Scavenger Co. #1

The 4R Learning Center for Children at South San Francisco Scavenger Company is undergoing a complete re-design. The Goddess of Garbage created the original design for the popular children’s tutorial center more than ten years ago and it’s time for an upcycle, recycle, re-do of the Center and its pieces of recycled art. This is a work in progress and the Goddess will update you during each phase of the project. The overall design and recycled,...

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Sweet Keepers Cupcake Holders

Sweet Keepers Cupcake Holders

Start your party off with a big bang. Amaze and present your guests by serving classic confectionary cup cakes in these individual happy-looking holders, a delectable delight for children and adults. Materials Needed for Flower Arrangement: Yogurt container: one that resembles a cupcake shape (mine is from Trader Joe’s) 2 colors of crepe paper streamers (mine are lime green and shocking pink) Coordinating color ribbon 2 large cup holders 2...

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Meow & Bow-Wow Napkin Rings

Meow & Bow-Wow Napkin Rings

It doesn’t have to be raining cats and dogs for your guests to enjoy these whimsical napkin ring holders. Your friends will notice and pets are sure to be the topic of conversation. No political talk here, just pet talk! A great way to break the ice, with no fur flying. Materials Needed for Flower Arrangement: PVC (plastic pipe) Coarse file or sandpaper Large braid for exterior of ring (black) Piping for edge of braid (black) Tiny metallic...

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Bloomin’ Bag

Bloomin’ Bag

For a personal touch, this flower arrangement is perfect for a powder room, vanity area or woman’s bedroom. A framed reproduction of a classic piece of artwork partners up with a vintage 1950 lizard handbag touching that special place in a woman’s heart as a remembrance of things past. Materials Needed for Flower Arrangement: Vintage handbag Handle, if missing (mine was a chain) 2 Oasis 2 1/2 “ standard hair pins Selection of artificial...

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