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Creative Upcycle Studio

Helping Keep Stuff Out Of Landfills


Thrift & Scavenge

My heart hurts when I see furniture thrown to the alley demons. I like to drive around and pick things or search online for my next project.

Hand Drawing

Sketch & Plan

Next I'll develop an updated design to match the piece, from retro to modern to farmhouse, see what materials I have and put a budget together.

Sanding Machine

Pish- Polish

My favorite part is executing the refinishing project. I really enjoy giving people affordable ways to update their home with these saved pieces.

Trail in Woods

Saving Wood from A Sad Demise 

Pick It. Polish It.

About CJ

Making Trash Picking Sexy

“I have a passion for creativity and aspire to give back to the community by connecting design and accessibility and creating things to help make folks' lives easier.”

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Creative Upcycling Studio Saving Stuff from Landfills

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