You may have seen utensils upcycled into different projects like chandeliers and I’ve seen interesting booths at Art & Wine Festivals selling this as an art form. I think this upcycled fork rack is pretty interesting. A-Z Home Decor Trends Upcycling
coat rack idea for kid's room. Now, if you want to make the hooks more sturdy for say, heavier coats, I would drill small screws from back of board into back of animal heads for extra support if glue doesn't hold as well.