Sculpture Crafts

Assembled Sculpture

Collect objects with interesting shapes and textures, and create unique assembled sculptures.

What You'll Need:

  • Household objects
  • Shoe box lid
  • Craft glue
  • Poster paint and paintbrush (optional)

How to Create an Assembled Sculpture:

Step 1: Look around your house for a variety of objects such as empty spools, buttons, and paper clips. Try to find items in different sizes, shapes, and textures. You might look for all round items, all long items, or all rough and smooth items.

Step 2: Once you have gathered the objects, assemble them in a design on the inside of a shoe box lid. Try for balance in shapes, textures, or size throughout the arrangement.

Step 3: After your design is in place, glue the objects to the lid. If you want, paint everything in one color before you glue them to the lid to add emphasis to your design.

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