HOW TO – Recycled Paper Trees

Energy & Sustainability Home Paper Crafts

The Crafty Crow tips us off to this great tutorial on Just Like Martha, which shows how to turn old magazines into colorful recycled paper trees.

2 thoughts on “HOW TO – Recycled Paper Trees

  1. Holly says:

    OMG! Boy, this takes me back- my Mom and I made these when I was a kid for Xmas decorations. I think it was 1973 or so, the only diff is that at the time, everyone who made these would spray paint them gold or green or whatnot. Reader’s Digests work well, and so do Nat’l Geos- basically, anything with a “perfect bound” spine, like an old WIRED or a Martha Stewart mag works.

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