Recycle..No, Upcycle!

So, you have heard of recycling but what is the latest version? Upcycle! Upcycling is the act of taking old, (sometimes) useless things and creating a new product. Not only is it awesome for the environment, but it’s fun and can portray so many new uses, too!

tshirt scarvesThis month’s Wellness Wednesday activity is Upcycling old t-shirts from previous programs. Scarves, headbands, bracelets, necklaces…you name it, you can make it! Pick your own colors and get creative! Head on out to the Rotunda on Wednesday, May 29th from 11-1 to create your own masterpiece!

Challenge yourself to make something awesome this month. Need some ideas? Check out this site that is loaded with fun things to create! http://twistedsifter.com/2012/06/creative-ways-to-repurpose-reuse-and-upcycle-old-things/

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