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Crafty Corner - the fun side of inspired crafts!

We are a creative team, ready to take on any challenge, from custom made corporate gifting to large commissions, craft related teambuilding events, kids craft parties, classes and so much more!

What we offer:
  • Teambuilding events - Crafty Corner offers a range of creative teambuilding experiences: art on canvas, creative mosaics, beading, ceramic, fabric or glass painting.

  • Corporate gifts - Crafty Corner's team of crafters are masters at creating custom, handmade corporate gifts to suit any budget. All items handmade to your specifications.

  • Eco-friendly upcycled gifts - Crafty Corner has perfected the art of making beautiful, unique corporate gifts and works of art using recycled and reclaimed materials.

  • Kids craft activities - Kids love to learn, interact and be creative. We run family fun days, kids craft parties and have really cool kids craft kits!

  • Commissions - Crafty Corner specialises in the creation of once-off, unique, handmade creations: worlds largest chocolate bunny, TV props, set-building and more!

Arbor day

Wondering what to do for Arbor day?

Join our green Arbor day event and come help us mosaic a green forest of trees onto a 40 meter wall!!

Crafty Corner and Upcycle.co.za in collaboration with all the "greenies" are getting together and create a "Tree of life" (more like a forest of life) mosaic out of plastic bottle lids.

We need to all start looking at our waste and becoming aware of our impact on the environment! Every little bottle top, every little container. Look at the big picture, all of our waste together is inconceivable! All our waste together for 365 day a year ... i dont even want to do the sums!!

Lets create a wall of trees from these bottle tops and take a stand against the waste!

The installation will be done on the day onto a wall at the Booysens Hotel.

We would welcome anyone to help by getting creative and being involved in an amazing event that will grow our awareness of our carbon footprint on our planet. We will be using any form of plastic bottle tops in any colour so start collecting and spread the word.

The mosaic will be at least 2 meters high and 20 meters long so we need plastic bottle tops!! If we can make a forest of trees even better!!!

We will be having a green get together for anyone green and excited about their products! Bring yourself and your good and lets collaborate in making a difference!

Cost - FOR FREE!

There wont be a charge for you to market you products but I would need to vet them first to establish the authenticity and sustainability.

This will be have to be done before the day as you need a "green pass" to exhibit!

Date

31 August 2014

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Canvas painting teambuilding

Canvas painting teambuilding event we did with Boehringer Ingelheim. Check out this cool youtube video link of the event as they all got creative. You can also go to our teambuilding page and see what else we can do for you

We can do the same for you at your next tembuilding event just talk to us contact us

Mosaic teambuilding

mosaic tree of life

We had lots of fun helping Nedbank complete a stunning mosaic "Tree of life", for their teambuilding experiance!
For more visit:Mosaic Craft Teambuilding

Painting teambuilding

On Saturday we had a relaxing informal paiting teambuilding where each of the team painted thier own canvas based on thier interests and colour scheme.
We provide a expert artist to guide you with your own masterpiece! Painting is tones of fun and with our help everyone can paint!!!

painting teambuilding

KPMG Teambuilding

We had lots of fun doing a painting team building with KPMG!
All the stress and tention fads away when we get down to having fun with paint!! All that colour and so much teamwork, the end results speak for themselves!

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Our latest free step by step crafts for you to try:

Mosaic pot stand

Tree of life mosaic

Making a pot stand with inverted design

Tin can candle holder

tin can candle holder

Recycled tin can candle holder that is very easy to make and a stunning idea for Aids day candles.

Mannequin decoupage lamp

decoupage lamp

Recycled old mannequin doll into a stunning decoupaged lamp.

Upcycled Egg Box Flowers

upcycled egg box flowers

Upcycle your old egg boxes and egg trays and create a beautiful arrangement of flowers that will never droop!

Mosaic Upcycled Basin Birdbath

upcycled mosaic basin birdbath

Add a dash of colour and light to your garden with this beautiful, upcycled mosaic hairdresser's basin birdbath!

Paper Mache Heart

paper mache heart

Papier mache is terrific for all ages, young kids love getting their hands involved, perfect for sensory development! And a great lesson on recycling egg boxes!

Milk Bottle Gift Box

milk bottle gift box

Turn an old plastic milk bottle into a beautifully functional upcycled gift box for a special gift!

Milk Bottle Easter Basket

milk bottle easter basket

Recycle an old milk bottle and create this beautiful Easter basket, a great handmade gift for all ages!

Green Mosaic Cross

green mosaic cross

Making a mosaic cross is a great way to celebrate Christmas or Easter. Follow our step by step to see how it is done!

Mosaic Daisy Mirror

mosaic daisy mirror

Our simple step by step will have you making your own beautiful mosaic daisy mirror in no time, from cutting the petals to grouting!

Coke Bottle Terrarium

coke bottle terrarium

What a great way to start a water wise vegetable or herb garden and a fantastic science experiment for children. Upcycle an old plastic Coke bottle into a self-watering terrarium!

Wooden Birdhouse

recycled wooden birdhouse

A few old planks from an old cupboard make fantastic materials to create this beautiful upcycled birdhouse!

Bottle-top Fridge Magnets

completed recycled bottle top bug fridge magnets

What a colourful way to create beautifully upcycled fridge magnets! In this craft we used recycled bottle tops to make fridge magnet bugs.

Upcycled Milk Bottle Clock

recycled plastic milk bottle heart

This upcycled clock was made using recycled plastic milk bottles - resulting in less junk going in the bin and a beautiful handmade gift that really does make a difference!

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