Upcycled Plastic Bottle Art

Smart garden art! Create easy recycled plastic bottle art & hang by your garden as a DIY yard decoration.

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  • Crayola Take Note Permanent Markers
  • Crayola Scissors
  • Upcycled Plastic Bottle
  • Twine

CIY Staff Tips:

  • This product requires cutting plastic, which may result in sharp edges. Adult assistance required.


Step 1

Colour upcycled plastic bottle with markers.

Step 2

With the help of an adult, cut bottom off bottle.

Step 3

Starting at bottom opening, cut upwards in a spiral pattern until approximately 1” from neck of bottle.

Step 4

Cut long piece of twine. Wrap around neck of bottle and tie in a knot.

Step 5

Hang on a tree or your porch for a colourful piece of outdoor art!

  • Occasion:

    • Upcycle Craft Ideas,

    • Summer,

    • Spring

  • Age:

    • 6+,

    • 8+,

    • Tween+

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