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Artist Turns Old Keys And Coins Into Recycled Art

Artist Turns Old Keys And Coins Into Recycled Art

Even discarded keys and coins can be turned into beautiful art with some creativity and the right sort of know-how. Michael (or Moerkey), an artist in Australia, does exactly that, turning discarded keys and coins into bottles, lampshades and other beautiful...

Even discarded keys and coins can be turned into beautiful art with some creativity and the right sort of know-how. Michael (or Moerkey), an artist in Australia, does exactly that, turning...

Farmer Dad And His Son Build Transformers From Scrap Metal In China And Make $160K A Year

Farmer Dad And His Son Build Transformers From Scrap Metal In China And Make $160K A Year

A father-and-son team in southeastern China have started creating enormous recycled Transformer robot sculptures from scrap car parts that they've been selling for more than 1 million yuan (more than $160,000) a year. The Transformers franchise is hugely successful in China,...

A father-and-son team in southeastern China have started creating enormous recycled Transformer robot sculptures from scrap car parts that they've been selling for more than 1 million yuan (more than $160,000)...

Bolt Poetry: Blacksmith Gives Emotion To Steel By Bending It Into Human Shapes

Bolt Poetry: Blacksmith Gives Emotion To Steel By Bending It Into Human Shapes

A steel bolt is probably one of the least emotional or human things that I can think of, but that's not how Tobbe Malm feels. This Swedish blacksmith in Oslo can coax simple steel nuts and bolts into human-like forms that,...

A steel bolt is probably one of the least emotional or human things that I can think of, but that's not how Tobbe Malm feels. This Swedish blacksmith in Oslo can...

Artist Creates Cat And Mice Armor Based On Different Historical Eras

Artist Creates Cat And Mice Armor Based On Different Historical Eras

Canadian artist Jeff de Boer creates impressive metal armor for cats and mice based on different historical eras. He started making these sculptures over 30 years ago as a little side project on his sculpting class.

Canadian artist Jeff de Boer creates impressive metal armor for cats and mice based on different historical eras. He started making these sculptures over 30 years ago as a little side...

84-Year-Old Grandpa Creates A Metal Death Star Firepit For His Grandchildren

84-Year-Old Grandpa Creates A Metal Death Star Firepit For His Grandchildren

This Christmas, one redditor got probably the best gift a Star Wars fan could get. Her grandpa, an 84-year-old metal worker, surprised his grandchildren by building an awesome Death Star firepit. Made by welding propane tank ends, this firepit looks exactly...

This Christmas, one redditor got probably the best gift a Star Wars fan could get. Her grandpa, an 84-year-old metal worker, surprised his grandchildren by building an awesome Death Star firepit....

Russian Artist Creates Steampunk Animals From Old Car Parts, Watches And Electronics

Russian Artist Creates Steampunk Animals From Old Car Parts, Watches And Electronics

When working with metal, it takes a true master to breathe life into their artwork. Russian artist Igor Verniy does just that with his beautiful and elegant articulated steampunk animal sculptures. Their moving parts and Verniy's attention to detail makes them...

When working with metal, it takes a true master to breathe life into their artwork. Russian artist Igor Verniy does just that with his beautiful and elegant articulated steampunk animal sculptures....

12-Inch Nails Turned Into Stunning Sculptures

12-Inch Nails Turned Into Stunning Sculptures

John Bisbee has spent nearly 30 years welding and forging 12-inch nails into amazing works of sculptural work. This might sound like a misplaced act of dedication until you see just how beautiful and impressive his sculptures are.

John Bisbee has spent nearly 30 years welding and forging 12-inch nails into amazing works of sculptural work. This might sound like a misplaced act of dedication until you see just...

12+ Beautiful Metal Firepits That Are Works Of Art

12+ Beautiful Metal Firepits That Are Works Of Art

Firepits are already a popular fixture for homes that have space outside for them, but there are artists out there who can turn these wonderful outdoor gathering places into works of art. Before we created this list, we had no idea...

Firepits are already a popular fixture for homes that have space outside for them, but there are artists out there who can turn these wonderful outdoor gathering places into works of...

Stunning Scrap Metal Sculptures Of The Hulk And Other Famous Movie Characters

Stunning Scrap Metal Sculptures Of The Hulk And Other Famous Movie Characters

Ban Hun Lek, a metal workshop in Thailand, creates beautiful sculptures out of various bits of scrap metal. And they don't limit themselves to robots or abstract pieces – some of their most famous pieces successfully emulate smooth organic forms as...

Ban Hun Lek, a metal workshop in Thailand, creates beautiful sculptures out of various bits of scrap metal. And they don't limit themselves to robots or abstract pieces – some of...