Collage With Recycled Materials
1 pair of scissors
Masking Tape
Glue
Recycled Materials
1 pair of scissors
Masking Tape
Glue
Recycled Materials
A Piece Of Cardboard
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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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You might try tearing materials too.
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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.
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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.
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When you finish, let your project dry in a safe place. Good luck and have fun!
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