Project ideas using tin cans: soup, tuna, coffee, vegetable and fruit cans. Tin can crafts for kids and adults. Creative art projects and diy tin can crafts. 30 things to make: flowers, toys, décor,
The oxygen-acetylene torch is a very versatile tool for the studio metal artist. You can weld, braze, heat form and cut steel with a gas torch.
Do you have old silverware and flatware on hand? Learn how to make crafts with it from wind chimes to lighting to jewelry.
My husband's hobby is inspired by his love of medieval arms and armor: his quest? To make a hauberk, or chain mail suit, entirely from coat hangers. It is the ultimate in extreme knitting, and a great use for all of those metal coat hangers.
Have a pile of old keys? Is your junk drawer taking over the desk? Don't want to simply throw it away but not sure what to do with it? Make a wind chime!
When you go to some of the bigger museums in the world, like The British Museum in London, or the Royal Ontario Museum in Toronto, you can take a walk to their Ancient Greece sections and see some interesting bronze helmets. They are amazing,...
Preserve a bit of antiquity by doing a brass rubbing at Westminster Abbey.
What is the connection between your trash and high fashion? You may be surprised to know that your soft drink can is being turned into stylish handbags. Here in Brazil they are doing just that and selling to boutiques throughout Europe.
Huacas are pre-Columbian artificats found in Panama. Molas are reverse applique panels made by the Kuna Indians of Panama. If you travel to Panama, pick up some native art as a reminder of your trip.
This article is about the types of metals commonly available to the metal artist. A description of each metal/alloy and their applications will be described.