Categories Crafts, DIY, Re-Purposed Tags License Plates, License Plates repurposed, Repurposed crafts Post navigation. blog on how to make an awesome wall map from license plates. In her easy license plate memo board project, showcased at Make:, Tiffany writes that before starting, you should test your plate with a magnet to see if it holds. Great step by step tutorial! In addition to painting it, Renee Hanlon folded a license plate over the roof, and decorated with pebbles along the rim as well as a birch branch glued at the peak for a straight edge. Old License Plates? Here are 30 ideas you'll be dying to try. Stay inspired 6 days a week with InspireMore's Morning Smile, the #1 good news… Once you’ve got your pile of plates at the ready, read on. Another site for DIY project inspiration, License Plate Heaven makes state maps, purses, signs and other license plate art, and it has a great store. It's the perfect fit for a narrow nook. The base material used in manufacturing license plates is aluminum, which is generally recyclable. 13 Ways to Upcycle Old License Plates. And if you put it up on the wall somewhere, who’d not call a dustpan art? Old Book Craft Ideas-Repurpose Those Old Books With These Fab Craft Ideas Amazing old book craft ideas, never look at a book in the same light again. Easy to make license plates as a lamp shade. Meegan, It is a fun way to use them and has memories attached to it. Why settle for a non-descript hardboard or plastic clipboard when you can make your own from a recycled license plate? These 3 projects were completed with basic handheld tools, such as a drill, jig saw, circular saw, clamps, screws and rivets. LittleThings: 13 Creative Uses For Your Old License Plates (photos) Pin 9. https://www.pinterest.com/gofiesta/license-this-uses-for-an-old-plate WonderHowTo is a site replete with how-tos, hacks and protips, and sure enough they’ve got a link to Happy Auer’s tutorial for making a mailbox out of license plates. Wasteland Weekend, natch. Plates to arrows - your state can be 'in that direction!'. We are always looking for creative ways to repurpose old license plates. Here's 20 Ingenious Projects You Can Do From Tina Burrows at Repurposed Life, this garden decoration not only uses salvaged license plates but old keys and a discarded chair leg, as well. The shop is a family-run business in its second generation, now run by the founder’s daughter, Linda Ringstad. The reception of the signs was great so we began to think about what else we could make with the old license plates we had left over. Turn a step stool into a mini shelving unit you can keep on display by attaching license plates to its steps. David Bowman of Design Turnpike is an artist who sells some his work at Zazzle, and you can also buy directly from him. Tag Shack tm license plates are unique material medium for artists, crafters, decorators, designers, students, exhibitors, and educators. Cassie writes about what she calls “reloved” junk finds, unique home decor and furniture you can build yourself. Using three plates per flower, you’ll be clipping petals and using a brad nailer to attach the design to the wood backing. In the video, husband-and-wife team Laura and Charles show you exactly how to make a license plate mailbox, starting with a plain steel mailbox and several vintage license plates (the exact number depending on the size of the box). Help protect the environment by reusing, recycling, and re-purposing old license plates. 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