How to Make Metal Art From Drink Cans

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How to Make Metal Art From Drink  Cans
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Foil wrapped around the board.

Foil wrapped around the board.

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Using hot glue place the center of your flower where it appeals to you. Tack down with tiny finishing nails

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Continuing to add petals.

Continuing to add petals.

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Tap in finishing nails around the center securing the smaller petals in place.

Tap in finishing nails around the center securing the smaller petals in place.

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Hot glue tips of petals under each other. Allowing overlap.

Hot glue tips of petals under each other. Allowing overlap.

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Fold over petals to back of board. Glue and tax in place.

Fold over petals to back of board. Glue and tax in place.

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Hot glue is used to create long squiggles.

Hot glue is used to create long squiggles.

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Foil is layered over the squiggles and worked into the wood.

Foil is layered over the squiggles and worked into the wood.

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This art piece is complete at this point. I decided to add color and bronzing powder

This art piece is complete at this point. I decided to add color and bronzing powder

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Used here is model paint which is an enamel. Brushed on where I want the color and rubbed off to blend.

Used here is model paint which is an enamel. Brushed on where I want the color and rubbed off to blend.

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Adding color is an option in this soda can splendiferous work of art.

Adding color is an option in this soda can splendiferous work of art.

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When using a bronzing powder spray a clear coat over you piece to adhere the powder.

When using a bronzing powder spray a clear coat over you piece to adhere the powder.

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