Carolyn McAfee
Carolyn McAfee
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  • East Amherst, NY

From Medical Pamphlets to Colorful Markers... Roadside Find Facelift


I found this pamphlet holder on the side of the road and snatched it up.
I have given it new life as an art caddy/message center for my girl!
Love how it turned out.
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crafts upcycling repurpose marker holder organizer, crafts, organizing, repurposing upcycling
I found 2 of these on the side of the road. I wasn't sure what I'd do with them, but grabbed them anyway.
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I dismantled it, then started with spray paint. I decided it would be a great place to house markers and pencils, paper and paint for my daughter, who is a little artist.
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We decided to put cork along the bottom, and covered 3 pieces with these cute fabrics.
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We adhered them with liquid nails.
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This little section was easy, just put some paper under the plastic for a dry erase area.
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Here are all of her pretty colors all put away.
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Here is the section for papers and paints.
crafts upcycling repurpose marker holder organizer, crafts, organizing, repurposing upcycling
It turned out sooo cute! Come visit my blog for more details.

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