By Becky Striepe on February 17, 2012
Sandhi Schimmel Gold creates creates beautiful mosaic portraits out of junk mail. Gold starts with a painting, then collages tiny, hand-cut paper “tiles” to the pieces. Her work features celebrity portraits in vibrant colors.
By Becky Striepe on July 22, 2011
Don’t toss that junk mail into the recycle bin! Use your crafty skills to transform it into unique stationery instead.
By Becky Striepe on May 2, 2011
It feels like no matter what I do, my mailbox gets barraged with junk mail. Rather than let all of that unnecessary paper get me down, I thought I’d round up a few projects to turn that trash into something usable and new.
By LiveOAK Staff on July 26, 2008
I think we can all agree that when it comes to junk mail there is too much of it and we don’t want it. Whether you’re appalled at the 100 million trees it takes to supply the paper for one years worth of junk mail in the US or you just don’t like to be [...]
By LiveOAK Staff on June 13, 2008
Ah yes, the kind of mail that makes me cringe more than junk mail… bills. While we still have to pay em there is a way to keep them out of your mail box and save a tree or two, which is nice. Go electric… receive and pay your bills online. The Pay It Green [...]