If you like producing some creative project out of reusable items, this wine cork projects will give you some ideas. You will be surprised of how the corks can be so versatile. There are many items you can make out of them, and if you have tried some, you can develop your creativity to produce something more complicated. As a start, you can begin with some simple projects.
The wine cork ideas only require simple tools and it’s easy to apply. The first project is to make cork stamps. All you need is several corks and a cutter. You have to make certain shape in the center of the cork, like heart, flower, or duck. Remove the excess. Then you’re ready to dip your design into ink. The kids will enjoy your stamp. To make a card or photo holders, you can simply cut the cork in horizontal or vertical way, then insert your card or photo in it.
For your dining table, you can create a cork trivet. All you need to do is to glue lots of corks together. Make some shape that you like, either a simple rectangle or circle. Once the glue is dry, you can use it as the base of your hot casserole after you cook something. You can also create coasters by cutting the corks into half. Glue them together to make circle shape. Remove the excess, and sand down the edges.
Another interesting idea is to make magnetic cork planters. You just need to make a hole in the center of the cork. Fill it with soil, and put a tiny little plant in it. Glue a magnet on to it, and it’s ready to go. The wine cork ideas projects are fun to do with your kids too, since they’re easy to make.