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    What to do with empty cans?

    19 creative ways to recycle cans

    1. Candle holder. Tins of tea, milk or similar products can turn into delicate candle holders. ...
    2. Recycled Christmas tree. ...
    3. Lamps to decorate the garden. ...
    4. Vasi. ...
    5. Original cutlery trays. ...
    6. Piggy bank. ...
    7. Bird feeder. ...
    8. Practical pencil holders.

    How to remove the color from the cans?

    Sure we can pick up the cans without losing sensitivity to hands or fingerprints, let's use nail polish remover and a few cotton swabs to remove all the color from the can. Just rub the cotton wool on the surface, being careful not to dent the can.

    How to paint a tin can?

    Just a few tubes of acrylic paint of your favorite colors and a brush to paint the tin cans to transform them into creative vases for flowers and plants. One idea could be to spread the color in bands and then decorate the jars with some colored rubber bands.

    How to make an ashtray with clay?

    1. How to make an ashtray - Step 1: Prepare what you need. Prepare everything you need. ...
    2. Step 2: Cut the clay into smaller pieces. ...
    3. Step 3: Mix the clay with the water. ...
    4. Step 4: Use a rolling pin. ...
    5. Step 5: shape the clay. ...
    6. Step 6: Create the sides. ...
    7. Step 7: Place the sides of the ashtray. ...
    8. Step 8: Fix the ashtray.

    What to use instead of the ashtray?

    From a can

    One of the simplest ways to create an ashtray with recycled material is to use a very common aluminum can like those usually used for carbonated drinks.


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    What can be done with the das?

    The DAS is suitable for making saucers and bowls for objects that you can model manually or using a ceramic cup or bowl as a mold. Let it dry and color, perhaps using metallic colors. You can also make small engravings inspired by graffiti.

    What did you do with the DAS?

    Here are some ideas to create in a simple way to beautify and decorate your homes.
    1. Plates with lettering using stamps.
    2. Bowl with phrase.
    3. plate / tray pressed on linen tablecloth.
    4. Labels for our preserves.
    5. Dishes decorated with a marker.
    6. Flowers imprinted in the das.
    7. Bunny.

    What do you need to work the DAS?

    As already mentioned, the DAS hardens with the simple exposure to air, without the need for cooking in the oven. The times vary according to the size and complexity of what has been achieved but, as a rule, about 24 hours are sufficient.

    What is used to make the DAS shiny?

    You can use the vernidas which is a liquid specifically for polishing the das, you can find it on the market in any shop that deals with decoupage, painting etc ..! A suggestion / alternative to vernidas that I can give you is to apply some glossy / transparent nail polish.

    How long does the DAS take to dry out?

    Easy to smooth, it allows to obtain solid and resistant objects, which can be painted with markers or tempera for surprising results. This modeling clay takes 24 hours to dry and once dry it is solid and ready to use.

    How to color dry DAS?

    Painting the DAS
    1. Painting the DAS during processing: add color to the clay and work it with your hands so that the entire surface is dyed evenly. ...
    2. Painting the DAS after drying: use a fine-tipped brush for smaller details and a broad-tipped brush for larger areas.

    How do you glue the das?

    the das is usually glued with vinavil the simple one that is found in the stationery is fine.

    How to color Das terracotta?

    To get a nice job without various smudges it is always better, in my opinion, to color the DAS before making the object: just take a small amount of DAS, a little tempera and mix the two elements together, the dose of tempera that you will need will vary depending on the color you want to get.

    What can I do with modeling clay?

    Here you go.
    1. Magical seabed. Thanks to the wide range of colors available, a real seabed can be reproduced with the modeling clay. ...
    2. The farm. ...
    3. The fruit and vegetable stall. ...
    4. The pizzeria. ...
    5. Rainbows and unicorns. ...
    6. The family. ...
    7. The skyscrapers. ...
    8. The solar system.

    How to store the DAS once opened?

    Close the package of Das with scotch tape, taking care not to leave any part of the DAS paste uncovered. Place the package in a freezer bag and seal it tightly with scotch tape. Make sure there is no air inside the bag. Keep it in the fridge or in a humid place.

    What is it called an ashtray or ashtray?

    portacénere sm [comp. to bring and ashes], invar. - Saucer or other container (also called ashtray), of very different material and shape, in which the smoker lays the ash and the butt of the cigarette or cigar.

    How to recycle biscuit tin boxes?

    1. Pass a rust inhibitor over the box.
    2. Allow to dry and pass an even acrylic.
    3. Then add a lighter color with the sponge.
    4. Cut into a circle of decorated cardstock and glue the divider.
    5. It also decorates the lid and here is a beautiful container.

    What to do with aluminum cans?

    How to recycle tin or aluminum cans to create new useful items?
    How to reuse tin cans
    1. Container for make-up, pencils, paints and pens.
    2. Mini pots and planters.
    3. Decorative lamps.
    4. Colored containers.
    5. Door objects.
    6. Portagomitoli.
    7. Cutlery holder.
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