Art from Waste: Sculptures made from recycled & unusual materials

She has been working with recycled materials since 1997, and also has a background in design for performance.   Michelle makes bespoke recycled and sustainable sculptures for organisations, often created from waste materials relevant to the business or event.  Michelle also works with galleries, schools, and other organisations as a freelance artist educator, and creates unique awards and trophies from reclaimed materials.

Recent projects: Black cab made from coffee capsules, and Litter Flowers in the Forest of Dean.

Recycled bee sculpture by Michelle Reader (detail of face)

About Michelle Reader

Nottinghamshire-based artist Michelle Reader reuses waste materials to create unique figurative recycled sculptures.

Recycled award by Michelle Reader (detail)
Recycled clown sculpture by Michelle Reader (detail)
Recycled jaguar sculpture by Michelle Reader (detail)