Carton lightcatchers

After my carton Christmas card making I discovered that some cartons let the light shine through really nicely once peeled.

There’s a lot more to discover because some types of cartons can be painted and the colour shines through. Like quick and easy stained glass.

Works of cARTon

Beverage cartons that hold juice, milk and liquid foods are made from a laminated combination of card, plastic and often aluminium eg brand names TetraPak and SIG. Not so environmentally friendly, but great to work with. What can you do with a carton?

Hello window

Until I put this site together I had no idea that a lot of the things I have made are connected to windows; curtains, blinds, light catchers. The window is a powerful metaphor in fact this site is a small ‘window on waste’ and I look forward to exploring this further.