African Recycling Artists

Recycled steel Sable Antelope Mask
SKU: ZMSK-01

Recycled steel from automobiles.  (22" x 17" x 3.5").
Exact colors will vary depending on the original car!

$88
Recycled Steel Cape Buffalo Mask
SKU: ZMSK-04

Recycled steel from automobiles.  (16.5" x 10" x 3.5").
Exact colors will vary depending on the original car!

$88
Recycled Steel Kudu Mask from Zimbabwe
SKU: ZMSK-03

Recycled steel from automobiles.  (21" x 16" x 3.5").  Exact colors will vary depending on the original car!

$88
Recycled Steel Wildebeest Mask from Zimbabwe
SKU: ZMSK-05

Recycled steel from automobiles.  (10" x 17.5" x 3.5").  
Exact colors will vary depending on the original car!

$88
The Hippo and the Boater Pushtoy
SKU: AFR-Folk9

Zimbabwe, c.1995
wood and steel wire painted with oil paint
(9" h. x 7 1/2" w. x 13 1/2" d. plus wire handle)
Colors and exact design vary.

$78
Man with an Ox-cart Pushtoy
SKU: AFR-Folk10

Zimbabwe, c.1995
wood and steel wire painted with oil paint
(9" h. x 7 3/4" w. x 14" d. plus wire handle)
Colors and exact design vary.

$78
Recycled Metal Spider
SKU: ZMSC-02

Recycled steel from automobiles and other sources, wire, buttons.  (12" h. x 12c" w. x 13 1/2" d.).

$75
Recycled Metal Butterfly
SKU: ZMSC-01

Recycled steel from automobiles and other sources, wire, buttons.  (11 1/2" h. x 14" w. x 12 1/2" d.).

$75
Extra Large Racing Bike
SKU: RCV-85

Recycled tin cans, wire, rubber, plastic & wood.
(Approx. 14 1/2" l. x 4 1/2" w. x 10 1/2" h.)

$68
 Bottle-cap Truck
SKU: RCV-91

Recycled bottle-caps, wire, rubber.
(12" l. x 6" w. x 6 1/4" h.)
Vehicles come in assorted colors and bottle-cap types.

$65
Bottle-cap Helicopter
SKU: RCV-92

Recycled bottle-caps, wire, rubber.
(12" l. x 10" w. x 10" h.)
Vehicles come in assorted colors and bottle-cap types.

$65
The Lion and the Bureaucrat Push-toy
SKU: AFR-Folk5

Zimbabwe, c.1995
wood and steel wire painted with oil paint
(10" h. x 6 1/2" w. x 11" d. plus wire handle)
Colors and exact design vary.

$58
Motocross Motorcycle
SKU: rcv-60

Recycled tin cans, wire, rubber, plastic
(Approx. 9"l. x 4 3/4" w. x 6 1/2" h.)

$58
C@ca-C@la Safari Land Rover
SKU: rcv-43

C@ca-C@la or P@psi Safari Land Rover
Tanzania
Safari roof lifts up!
Hand-painted, recycled tin cans, wire, rubber, plastic
Assorted colors & designs.
(Approx. 7"l. x 3" w. x 3 3/4" h.) 

 

$54
Mountain Bike from Mali
SKU: RCV-86

Recycled tin cans, wire, rubber, plastic & wood.
(Approx. 10"l. x 3" w. x 7" h.)
 

$54
Recycled Steel Springbok Mask from Zimbabwe
SKU: ZMSK-02

Recycled steel from automobiles.  (17 1/2" x 13 1/2" x 3.5").
Exact colors will vary depending on the original car!

$88
Product Status: 
Temporarily out of stock
Motorcycle with Sidecar
SKU: rcv-47

Recycled tin cans, wire, rubber, plastic
(Approx. 10 1/4"l. x 4 1/4" w. x 6" h.)

FEATURED IN 2006 UN WORLD URBAN FORUM IN VANCOUVER

$78
Product Status: 
Temporarily out of stock
Bottle-cap Tote-Bag
SKU: RC-75

Zimbabwe
Recycled bottle-caps and wire (12" l. x 6" d. x 6 1/2" h. plus handle)
Assorted colors & designs.

 

$58
Product Status: 
Temporarily out of stock
Racing Bicycle
SKU: rcv-49

Recycled tin cans, wire, rubber, plastic
(Approx. 12"l. x 3" w. x 6 1/2" h.)
Colors may vary

$54
Product Status: 
Temporarily out of stock
SLR Camera
SKU: rc-52-sm

Recycled tin cans, wire, rubber & plastic
(5"w. x 3 1/2" d. x 3 1/4" h. plus strap)
color and brand of tin may vary

FEATURED IN 2006 UN WORLD URBAN FORUM IN VANCOUVER

$52
Product Status: 
Temporarily out of stock
Papier Mache-covered Bowls
SKU: Papbowl-lg

Wola Nani!
Papier Mache-covered Bowls
South Africa
Fabulous bowls decorated with colorful labels from sardine, pilchard and other cans! Made and sold to raise money for the South African AIDS charity, Wola Nani.

Comes in assorted colors/designs.
(10"diam. x 5" h.)

$42 each
Product Status: 
Temporarily out of stock
Bottlecap Motorcycle
SKU: rcv-71

Recycled bottlecaps, wire, rubber.
(Approx. 8"l. x 4" w. x 5 1/2" h.)
colors and design details vary

$38
Product Status: 
Temporarily out of stock
SKU: rcv-83

South Africa

Plastic-covered copper telephone wire, steel wire.

(Approx. 6 1/2"l. x 3 1/4" w. x 4 1/2" h.)  Colors vary.

$25
Product Status: 
Temporarily out of stock
Sardine-can Kalimba
SKU: rc-78

Recycled sardine-can, wire, wood
(4"l. x 2 1/4" w. x 1 3/4" h.)

$18
Product Status: 
Temporarily out of stock
"Faux Ivory" PVC Bracelets from Namibia - Slender Cuff
SKU: PVC-3

No elephants were harmed in the making of these bracelets!  These "faux ivory" bracelets are cut from recycled pvc plumbing pipe by artisans in Namibia.  The outer surface is blackened and traditional designs are cut into the surface.  Cuff bracelets are 2 1/2" diameter but expand larger, and come in three widths.
Slender cuff:  1/2" wide
Bracelets come in assorted designs.

$16
Product Status: 
Temporarily out of stock
Nescafe Truck
SKU: rcv-59

Recycled tin cans, wire, rubber,
(21 1/2"l. x 4 1/2" w. x 8" h.)

$145
Product Status: 
ON HOLD
Tomato Paste Citroen
SKU: rcv-44

Recycled tin cans, wire, rubber flip-flop.  c.2000.
(Approx. 11 3/4"l. x 6" w. x 4 1/4" h.)

$125
Product Status: 
Sold
The Swimmer and the Crocodile Pushtoy
SKU: AFR-Folk11

Zimbabwe, c.1995
wood and steel wire painted with oil paint
(7" h. x 7" w. x 18 1/2" d. plus wire handle)
Colors and exact design vary.

$68
Product Status: 
Sold
Racing Bike
SKU: rcv-82

Recycled tin cans, wire, rubber, plastic
(Approx. 10 1/2" l. x 3 1/4" w. x 7" h.)
Colors will vary

$68
Product Status: 
Sold
Bottle-cap Beetle
SKU: rcv-87

Recycled bottle-caps, wire, rubber.
(11" l. x 5 3/4" w. x 5 1/2" h.)
Vehicles come in assorted colors and bottle-cap types.

$62
Product Status: 
Sold
Nescafe 4 Wheel Drive
SKU: rcv-69

Recycled tin cans, wire, rubber,
(8 1/2"l. x 5" w. x 4 1/2" h.)

$58
Product Status: 
Sold
The Rhino and the Poacher Push-toy
SKU: AFR-Folk4

Zimbabwe, c.1995
Wood and steel wire painted with oil paint
(10" h. x 6 1/2" w. x 11" d. plus wire handle)
Colors and exact design vary

$58
Product Status: 
Sold
Motorcycle
SKU: rcv-80

Recycled tin cans, wire, rubber, plastic
(Approx. 12 3/4"l. x 4 1/2" w. x 6 3/4" h.)
Colors may vary

$56
Product Status: 
Sold
Mountain Bike
SKU: rcv-81

Recycled tin cans, wire, rubber, plastic
(Approx. 10"l. x 3 1/4" w. x 6 3/4" h.)
Colors will vary

$54
Product Status: 
Sold
Tin-Can Watering Can Ornament
SKU: rc-76

Recycled tin from assorted tin cans
(3 3/4"h. x 6 1/4 " d.)

$16 each
Product Status: 
Sold