AUTOPLAY
Collage With Recycled Materials
15 steps
What you’ll need
1 pair of scissors
A Piece Of Cardboard
Masking Tape
Recycled Materials
Glue
Tools & Materials: Scissors, Glue, Tape, Pen, Cardboard, Bottle Caps, Lids, Packaging, etc.
1. Tools & Materials: Scissors, Glue, Tape, Pen, Cardboard, Bottle Caps, Lids, Packaging, etc.
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Draw a shape to cut out for your collage. Start with something simple to place in the background.
2. Draw a shape to cut out for your collage. Start with something simple to place in the background.
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Now use your scissors to cut out the shape. It doesn’t have to be perfect.
3. Now use your scissors to cut out the shape. It doesn’t have to be perfect.
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Decide whether glue or tape is best for attaching your shape to the cardboard background.
4. Decide whether glue or tape is best for attaching your shape to the cardboard background.
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If you choose glue, be sure to use only what you need, and hold your shape down for a few seconds.
5. If you choose glue, be sure to use only what you need, and hold your shape down for a few seconds.
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You might use tape to attach heavier items like a plastic lid.
6. You might use tape to attach heavier items like a plastic lid.
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Look through your materials to other find colors and shapes to add to your collage.
7. Look through your materials to other find colors and shapes to add to your collage.
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Add these elements to your collage. Try placing items before gluing them to decide where they go.
8. Add these elements to your collage. Try placing items before gluing them to decide where they go.
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Keep cutting out new shapes until you have enough.
9. Keep cutting out new shapes until you have enough.
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You might try tearing materials too.
10. You might try tearing materials too.
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Keep adding to your collage until you really love it.
11. Keep adding to your collage until you really love it.
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Go back and glue any items that still need to be glued down.
12. Go back and glue any items that still need to be glued down.
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You might cover pieces of tape with extra pieces of paper. Be creative and have fun with it!
13. You might cover pieces of tape with extra pieces of paper. Be creative and have fun with it!
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Add any finishing touches to make your work the best it can be.
14. Add any finishing touches to make your work the best it can be.
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When you finish, let your project dry in a safe place. Good luck and have fun!
15. When you finish, let your project dry in a safe place. Good luck and have fun!
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