Weaving a Life

A life-changing experience meeting Susan Barrett Merrill from Weaving a Life and weaving for the first time on a StoryLoom

Happy Face Museum

The Happy Face Museum in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, is one woman’s way of spreading happiness in the world.

Cardboard Car Races

Who knew how much fun you could have recycling a few cardboard boxes into race cars?


Jen Athanas, from Jen-A-Fusion, recycles textiles into amazing purses and other fun accessories! She gave me lots of Trashmagination advice.

Wine Cork Bath Mat

Many wine cork mats are made only with glue, but I found they don’t last with kids. My design is “sewn.”

Rug Hooking in Newfoundland

A presentation at my rug hooking guild about Newfoundland gets me wondering how much of trashmagination is cultural?