Another perk to using recycled materials to create artwork is that your supplies are very cheap--and in many cases, FREE! What about the cost of your art supplies (paint, drawing materials), you ask?
While there are some materials that might be easier to buy (i.e. paints, pens), you can also find some fun new art supplies OUTSIDE! Here are two different pieces I created using red dirt and charcoal that I gathered during hiking trips:
Have a wonderful and inspirational weekend!