HI I'm Andrea and I make everyday art out of recycled material that is practical and beautiful I make bags out of used vinyl billboards. I use other material too, like upholstery samples, used feed bags and leather.
I also am a professional upholster that can cover furniture with great fabric or billboard vinyl.
Operating as usual
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A. Design Studio
I just recovered outdoor cushions, this is the first time i have done this style cushion. Kitty helped the whole way through including inspecting the stuffing!!
great local story!!
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I have some of my bags and chairs in a new shop in Kimberly, Creative Juices on Kimberly st. They have some great local artists, check out the classes available also.
[01/28/15] My Craft Wars episode is on the HUB channel on cable at 5pm today, check it out!!!!
This is one big cushion, its going in a window seat
This will be an intimate show where you can meet the creators of perfect Christmas gifts for you and others ;)
A. Design Studio's cover photo
[06/21/14] I just wanted to let everyone know i'm still here.... more to come have a great weekend!!
[01/30/14] My shop will be shut down until further notice do to propane shortage I will keep everybody updated thanks
here is a great way to make easy ornaments for kids and adults...
fox11online.com Look in your recycles bin for some holiday inspiration. Artist Andrea Martin of A. Design Studio in Abrams shows us how to make ornaments and garland out of empty milk jugs.
[12/06/13] going to be on Good Day Wisconsin Friday morning at 8:15...i have been so busy Angie will be posting the video cause i'm heading up to Marquette with Cheri Larson!! I have a new bag ready to release for the first winter market at the KI...that is all carry on
some of my new leather, getting ready for this weekend!!
come see me this Saturday, it will be my first time there, really looking forward to it!!
here are 3 frames wrapped in coffee bean bag burlap. Then i strung them together with twine, fabric and some leather. EVERYTHING is upcycled including the frames...I picked them up at St. Vincent's DePaul
Here is an EPIC PINTREST TRIUMPH....i'm pretty excited to get this bath mat made from cut up towels done
I will be there one month from today!!!
great "fake" pumpkin idea...
pinterest.com No Carve Flower Pumpkin
I just saw some of these carts at an auction...of coarse i didn't get one!!
Coffee table idea.
more pumpkin ideas...
this is a mail bag, all done and heading for a home...I don't have any more, so if you want one, find me a mail bag!!!
a fun "no mess" paint dip project...
pinterest.com How to: DIY "Paint-Dipped" Candy Corn Mason Jars » Curbly | DIY Design Community
dollar store pumpkins....
pinterest.com decorate a foam pumpkin with Mod Podge and dollar store napkins!
easy peasy leaf bowl...
pinterest.com How to: DIY Decorative Leaf Bowl Tutorial » Curbly | DIY Design Community
curbly.com It's October, y'all! The best month there ever was, in my humble opinion, and the official/unofficial start of The Holiday Season. If you're antsy to start celebrating, here are 12 stylish...
More Halloween goodness, and scariness...
Ok, I can admit I would run screaming like a baby if I saw this in the dark painted with glow in the dark paint!!
I will be at Ledgefest today, if you're around come say HI!!
ledgefest.com The 7th Annual LedgeFest will be held on Saturday, September 28 from 11am to 3pm at Olde School Square in Ledgeview.Children’s activities and games, a farmers’ market, bounce houses, food court, petting zoo, and live music by Fat Brass, are just some of the activities that will be featured. New this...
I can't get enough pumpkin!!!
pinterest.com Neon Paint Dipped Pumpkins
what a fun project, i bet i could find some of the stockings at St. Vinies or Goodwill....
pinterest.com fishnet pumpkins @Lexie Hogge
You can bid on this chair at Encompass Child Care Octoberfest, happening TONIGHT!!