Recycling is a very useful action. And you can make a lot of crafts, if you collect for example the old light bulbs, the cardboard tubes, the paper ...
This is a very easy craft and good toy for little children. You have to use only a plastic bottle to make it.
I love this idea! This piggy bank is made of plastic bottle. Really!
If you recycling paper, you can make paper mache. You can make a lot's of crafts made from it. Use egg cartons and newspaper to make paper mache.
Here is a tutorial how to make paper mache: http://www.papiermache.co.uk/tutorials/how-to-make-pulp-ala-miranda-rook/
You can see here 10 paper mache figure ideas. Watch and do them:
This castle is made of kitchen paper roll and cardboard. If you paint it, it will seems like a real castle.
Using toilet roll and egg carton you can make a pencil holder. It can be an animal.
Sure you have at home milk. If the milk carton is empty don't throw it out. Make this cute bird feeder.
Whatch the video here: http://www.parents.com/fun/arts-crafts/kid/milk-carton-bird-feeder-craft-how-to-video/
If you use cans and balloons you can make little drums for kids. See how sound is made!
Do you like these little spiders? I think they are very cute! They are made of egg carton.
How cute are these penguins! If you like them make them at home!
If you like Star Wars make galactic mask using milk bottle! It's a good fun.