Art & Alternative Use Materials

These materials are great for creating unique one of a kind art works.
See the completed projects page to see some examples.

 

 

Electrical plates

TLD has many different styles and sizes. Paint them to create unique lightswitches.


Paint

paint


Door Knobs

Make a coat rack out of door knobs and scrap wood



Moulding

Make a picture frame

moulding


Broken Tiles

Mosaic tile EVERYTHING (toilet lids, wall hangings, etc.). Check for free tile out front.

tile

 

Cabinet Doors

Paint them!


Medicine Cabinets

Can be used anywhere for art supplies, perfume, etc.



Bi-Fold Doors

Use for room partitions and canvases



Cabinet Drawers

Use for storage under the bed or stack them



Mirror and Glass

mirrors

glass panels


Slate

$1.00/whole tile
50¢/partial tile

Paint them or make a chalkboard

slate