Done with wondering about the process of creating wire sculptures? It's time to check out simple designs! Learn about a beginner's start and see examples of birds, words, and more. Useful for home decor, making ornaments, and thoughtful gifting, especially if wire is recycled.
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.
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.
The idea of using aluminium and brass for jewellery may at first seem foreign, but whether you are an experienced hand-craft artist looking for something different to try, or a novice who is not sure where to start, chances are you may be pleasantly surprised by the results.
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,
Do you have old silverware and flatware on hand? Learn how to make crafts with it from wind chimes to lighting to jewelry.
Preserve a bit of antiquity by doing a brass rubbing at Westminster Abbey.
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!
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.
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,...