It's easy to unconsciously collect film canisters. When you're loading up a fresh roll of film, you mindlessly toss it in your camera bag, chuck it in your pocket, or leave it lying around until you forget about it. And before you know it — ta-da! — you have accumulated a ton of empty film canisters. So what do you do with the bulk? Here are a couple of ideas to help reduce your plastic waste.
DIY Film Canister Diorama
Who knew that a film canister could house a miniature piece of art? With a small pair of scissors or Stanley knife, color gels, glue (and your imagination!), you'll be making a fun-sized diorama in no time! Follow the step-by-step guide to find out more.
Planting with Film Canisters
Calling all urban farmers! Here's a great project for you and your office buddies. Breathe new life into your living space by adding some small plants or herbs. Place your film canister near your windowsill and don't forget to water it when needed. Follow this step-by-step guide to see how it's done.
We'd love to learn some new tips from you, so if you have any cool ideas about reusing film canisters, let us know! Share your tips in the comments box below.