A bibliography on salvage and found objects in arts and crafts
1000 Ideas for Creative Reuse: Remake, Restyle, Recycle, Renew by Garth Johnson (Quarry Books, 2009).
Alabama Studio Style: More Projects, Recipes & Stories Celebrating Sustainable Fashion & Living by Natalie Chanin (Stewart, Tabori & Chang, 2010).
Art at the Dump: the Artist in Residence Program and Environmental Learning Center at Recology (Recology 2010).
Art from Found Materials, Discarded and Natural by Maryl Lou Stribling (Crown, 1970).
Book Art: Iconic Sculptures and Installations Made from Books, edited by Paul Sloman (Gestalten, 2011).
Collage and Found Art by Dona Meilach (Reinhold Pub. Corp., 1964).
Collage, Assemblage, and the Found Object by Diane Waldman (Abrams, 1992).
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Creative Recycling in Embroidery by Val Holmes (Sterling Publishing Co., 2006).
Eco-Craft: Recycle, Recraft, Restyle by Susan Wasinger (Lark Books, 2009).
Fabulous Jewelry from Found Objects: Creative Projects, Simple Techniques by Marthe Le Van (Lark Books, 2005).
Found Art Mosaics by Susan Germond (Sterling Pub. Co., 2007).
The Found Object in Textile Art by Cas Holmes (Interweave Press, 2010).
Gardens of Revelation: Environments by Visionary Artists by John Beardsley (Abbeville Press, 1995).
The Invented Camera: Low Tech Photography & Sculpture by Jo Babcock (Freedom Voices, 2005).
Jewelry Upcycled! Techniques and Projects for Reusing Metal, Glass, Plastic, Fiber, and Found Objects by Sherri Haab (Potter Craft, 2011).
Junk Jewelry: 25 Extraordinary Designs to Create from Ordinary Objects by Jane Eldershaw (Potter Craft, 2011).
Junk to Jewelry: A Step-by-step Guide to Using Found Objects in Jewelry You Can Actually Wear by Brenda Schweder (Kalmbach Pub., 2007).
The Lampshade Lady's Guide to Lighting Up Your Life: 50 Custom Lampshades & Lamps by Judy Lake (Potter Craft, 2009).
Moving Rooms: The Trade in Architectural Salvages by John Harris (Yale University Press, 2007).
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The New Jewelry: Contemporary Materials & Techniques by Carles Codina (Lark Books, 2005).
Re-Creative: 50 Projects for Turning Found Items into Contemporary Design by Steve Dodds (Home, 2006).
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Rivers and Tides: Andy Goldsworthy Working With Time, directed by Thomas Riedelsheimer (Docurama, 2004).
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Rubbish! Reuse Your Refuse by Kate Shoup (Wiley Pub., 2008).
The Salvage Sisters' Guide to Finding Style in the Street and Inspiration in the Attic by Kathleen Hackett (Artisan, 2005).
Self-Made Worlds: Visionary Folk Art Environments by Roger Manley (Aperture, 1997).
Trash, From Junk To Art, edited by Lea Vergine (Gingko Press, c1997).
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Trash Origami: 25 Paper Folding Projects Reusing Everyday Materials by Michael G. LaFosse (Tuttle Pub., 2010).
Waste Land, directed by Lucy Walker (Arthouse Films, 2011).
DVD 702.814 WAST