The natural material with low weight called cork is an excellent choice for the production of many household items, decorative items or even fashion accessories. Artists are also inspired by the exotic and valuable natural material and let their art work flow into it.
After the detailed article on corking, we would now like to expand the knowledge and skills and even more projects and projects DIY ideas In which you can use cork.
What is the cork?
How the cork comes about has to do with complex botanical processes, which we do not address today. In general, the cork is a tree layer that is separated together with the bark of the tree. The said layer is dead and consists of air-filled cells. This means that this tree layer can be regarded as a very valuable and sustainable”waste”.
Why is the cork so valuable and popular?
The unique properties of the cork are not only of great importance to scientists, but also to architects, space designers and artists. The material weighs hardly anything, but it can be strongly printed. It is also possible to cover floors with cork slabs and to clad walls. This gives the room a natural thermal and sound insulation. Not least, a room where cork has been used always looks cozy, natural and refined.
Except as a building material, one can use the cork, and without any expenditure, for various DIY projects. For this, you should collect only the wine corks for a while, while having an idea ready and after you have enough of it, the idea.
DIY ideas and crafting with cork
In the following, we have added 25 exciting and inspiring examples that should inspire you to further creative ideas. Besides the handmade jewelry stands, picture frames and even more, what you see everyday in the net, you can be much more creative and original and for example create a base for your dart game with friends. So you can play undisturbed whenever it suits you darts and the neighbors do not worry.
A pretty picture on the wall can be made of cork, just like a striking necklace, which is created by hand from cork and yarn. It goes without saying that the material is perfect for the construction of your own wall, but it can be upgraded in terms of design so that it goes beyond its function. A tailor’s dummy can please you with a lot of patience and some anatomical knowledge cork Assemble.
Let yourself be fascinated by the fantastic material and our picture gallery and let your DIY project succeed!