Category: Metal

Altered artists love to play with shiny things! Here are some ideas for incorporating metal into your work.

Metal Tape on Metal Tins

Got tins with embossing on them? Here’s a simple way to hide that raised company logo, and still work on metal.

Working With Metal Leaf

Here’s how to turn the surface of just about anything that hold still long enough into lovely, mellow gold.

Easy Metal Leafing

Curious about gold leaf? Try this lesson on working with its less expensive cousin.

Altered Juice Lids

Recycle your frozen juice lids into all sorts of clever art items.

Altering Bottle Caps

Here’s a quick lesson on how to beat those bottle caps into shape.