Treasure from trash

WASTE materials can be used to make a variety of artefacts. It is an ideal way to recycle waste materials.

Vanja Soundar Rajan, former administrative officer, SRM Higher Secondary School, conducts classes for housewives and students thrice a week at her residence in Ashok Nagar on `how to make creative use of waste.'

Treasure from trash

Some of her creations include clowns and dolls made of shuttlecocks, melted wax, broken bangles, velvet, thermocol and old stockings. The prices vary from Rs.8 to Rs. 350.

An exhibition of her works was held recently at the C.P Arts Centre. For details contact, Ph: 24897228.