Arts and Crafts with NES!

We have all had an NES, SuperNes, Gameboy, or another game that for some reason just quit working.  Whether it is repairable, or just not worth your time to repair, there are many alternatives to throwing away those old cartridges.

Since one of my other articles was a bit more serious, I thought we could take a look at some of these nifty craft ideas that you can do.  And don’t forget to replace those games that no longer work!



Essel Pratt has spent his life exploring his imagination and dreams. As a Husband and a Father, he doesn't have as much time to write as he would like. However, his mind is always plotting out his next story. Someday he hopes to quit the 9-5 grind and focus on writing full time. Currently, Essel has three published short stories and is working on a handful of novels. Essel focuses his writings on mostly Horror/Sci-Fi, however is known to add a dash of other genres into his writings as well. In his spare time, he can be found playing one of the 40+ video game consoles in his collection, especially his Wii U (NNID: EsselPratt). Click the links below to follow Essel's exploits in the writing world, and be sure to follow his blog at as well as his articles on