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« on: October 06, 2005 05:01:31 PM »

Hey everybody!  Here is my creation: the "Soda Scenery!"

I started off with pop cans... you'd be surprised at how many I found!!  For this project I used Coca Cola, Canadian Dry (Club Soda), and Sprite!


I cut up the cans (very carefully as the edges were sharp!) and made my collage out of them!  I was inspired by Canadian summer paddling! (It's a picture of a person paddling down a river in his canoe... the pop cans were a lot more shiny than I expected, so the camera had a hard time capturing the true picture)


Some close ups:
(My guy in his canoe... he was made from the inside of a can and his canoe is Coca Cola!)

(The "foliage" on the edge of the river)


Thanks for looking!
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« Reply #1 on: October 06, 2005 05:03:45 PM »

that's really cool! only a craftster would think of something that creative Smiley Nice job.
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« Reply #2 on: October 06, 2005 05:06:54 PM »

Its beautiful. How did you get it to stick to the canvas?
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« Reply #3 on: October 06, 2005 06:23:35 PM »

Ooh, awesome!  What did you stick it to?  Were the cans hard to work with?  Love the idea.
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« Reply #4 on: October 06, 2005 06:32:25 PM »

Thanks for the comments!!  I used a glue gun and stuck the pieces to a piece of bristol board that I found in the recycle bin.  It wasn't too hard to do... just time consuming!  I used gardener's shears to cut the cans, so they cut easy! (just like paper!)  Thanks for looking!!
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« Reply #5 on: October 06, 2005 06:33:55 PM »

that is so awesome!!!
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« Reply #6 on: October 06, 2005 06:40:04 PM »

wow i really love it!! so original.
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« Reply #7 on: October 06, 2005 06:46:48 PM »

awesome!!  Grin
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« Reply #8 on: October 06, 2005 08:25:42 PM »

cutest thing in the world. i wanna try this. i love it. <3
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« Reply #9 on: October 06, 2005 08:27:21 PM »

Whoa! that is so pretty! at first I thought it was a peacock, until I noticed the little person!
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