Friday, January 28, 2011

{DIY} Painted Tube Cocktail Art

  • Can with different circumferences and heights
  • Can opener
  • Nuts (short, slotted) and bolts
  • Drill
  • Flat head screwdriver
  • Wrench
  • Spray paint
  • Craft acrylic paint
  • Variety of things to fill in the cans

How To:

  • Cut the bottom of the can with a can opener
  • Arrange the cans in the arrangement you like
  • Starting with the corner can, drill a hole in the middle of the can. Match the hole to the middle of an adjacent can and mark the second can, drill a hole where you mark the second can
  • Screw the 2 cans together with a nut and bolt
  • Add the cans together one by one
  • Tighten all the screws with the screwdriver and wrench
  • Spray paint the outside structure
  • Paint the inside of the cans with desired colors
  • Fill in the cans with event related items