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1000 Ideas for Creative Reuse

Remake, Restyle, Recycle, Renew (1000 Series)

Garth Johnson

Paperback

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Praise For 1000 Ideas for Creative Reuse: Remake, Restyle, Recycle, Renew (1000 Series)

Johnson, Garth. 1000 Ideas for  Creative Reuse: Remake, Restyle, Recycle, Renew. Quarry: Quayside.  2009. c.320p. illus. ISBN 978-1-59253-540-8. pap. $25.  CRAFTS

This is a photo gallery of funky and somewhat outrageous art objects made from recycled found materials in all media. Johnson (art, Coll. of the Redwoods) assembled this collection of works by established studio artists as a source of ideas for crafters.  -- Library Journal, February 15, 2010

Quarry Books, 9781592535408, 320pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 2009



About the Author

Garth Johnson is a studio artist, writer and educator who lives in Eureka, California. In addition to maintaining the website \u0022Exteme Craft\u0022 (www.extremecraft.com) Garth writes for CRAFT magazine and his writing has been featured in museum catalogs, magazines, and books worldwide, including a contribution to the upcoming book Handmade Nation from Princeton Architectural Press. His first DVD, ReVision: Recycled Crafts for Earth-Friendly Living will be released by Eyekiss Films later this year. His artwork was featured in a solo show at Gallerie Maxim in Cologne, Germany in August, 2008. Garth received a BFA from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and an MFA from Alfred University. He has taught at Georgia State University, Columbus State University and is currently a full-time instructor at College of the Redwoods in Eureka, CA. In addition to teaching, he is a sought-after lecturer and visiting artist, with recent lectures at Ohio State University, Illinois State University, and the Kansas City Art Institute.