DIY Foil art. Super easy & inexpensive. Kids can do. Write a favorite quote and frame. Makes AWESOME Christmas Gifts. You can even use the foil picture/pattern you made as matting in a frame and cut out a shape in the center of your foil picture/texture with an exacto knife. Put your child's picture in. Perfect gift for grandparents that the kids can make
Students created this projects by gluing down scraps of cardboard and other found objects onto a cardboard base. The base was then covered with crumpled aluminum foil and then decorated with a mixture of paint, inks, and/or pastels.
Wow! This is some colorful creation, don’t you think? It never hurts to just play and see what happens. The first thing you notice is that this is embossed, right? Yes, it is BUT I don’t have an embossing tool/machine. So how did I do it? I’m glad you asked. I DO have a …
LOVE THESE DECORATIVE WALL HANGINGS! create 3 symmetrical radial designs on 6x6" sketch paper, later transfer designs onto 36-gauge aluminum and use tools to emboss them. Black India ink was painted onto the surface of the embossed metal and later buffed away using steel wool. Use wire to hang the three pieces together and added small craft mirrors to each one to create the final decorative wall hanging (From The Calvert Canvas: School Art Camp)