Picture of Green Piggy Bank
My cheap and easy version of decoupage.
With limited and very accessible resources, I am presenting a project worth sharing. 

Step 1: Materials used

Picture of Materials used
Materials used:
1. Plastic bottle (label removed, clean, and dry)
2. Some colored paper
3. Water (approximately 60 ml)
4. Paper glue or all-purpose white glue
5. ordinary plastic tape
6. Double-sided tape
7. Scissors
8. Cutter (or X-acto knife)
bongo girl!4 years ago
i love pigs!!!!!!!!! sooooooo cute!!!!!!!!!!
ninjacow2584 years ago
this is adorable. cool idea too. but how should i get the money back out...?
hushy (author)  ninjacow2584 years ago
Thank you...
Sad to say with this design, piggy has to be butchered. A utility knife can be used to extend a cut opening of the coin slot in such a way that you can easily get your savings out.
Should you wish to reuse it, I suggest that you make a neat cut opening and seal it close afterwards with plastic tape. From here, make several layers of paper and glue coating (step 4) and ta-da! Piggy's got another life!
strix4 years ago
thank you for good idea.
hushy (author)  strix4 years ago
That's one lovely piggy!

I hope your piggy can meet mine :-D
OrigamiGurl4 years ago
is that pisos?? Philippines?
hushy (author)  OrigamiGurl4 years ago
The smaller one is 1peso while the bigger one (gold) is 5 peso coin.
Yes, from Philippines
foobear4 years ago
Nice job and such nice photographs too. well done!
l8nite4 years ago
very cute and a nice recycle. take it a little further and give it a coat or 3 of artists gesso to smooth the surface and mold the ears in, then a coat of color and clear...hhhmmmmm bet my gdaughter would love a piggy......
hushy (author)  l8nite4 years ago
That would be real nice!
I'd love to see your grandangel's piggy soon!
Thanks a lot!

I wish I have enough time and resources to improve my projects.
I'm really trying my best to make one artwork a day everyday and been keeping up with the daily challenge for almost 2 weeks now.
ChrysN4 years ago
Cute little piggy!