This birch bark purse from Lynn Cyr is made from old wood left behind the artist’s house by loggers. It’s definitely a curious way to recycle wood; even the purse’s handle is made from a found branch, and the wood isn’t treated so as to showcase the log in its natural state.

We’ve seen a number of innovations that recycle wood in a clever way. Check out more images of the birch bark purse by Lynn Cyr above, and keep clicking for more treemendous eco features.