"Trash to Treasure" - Altered Art

Artwork and text copyright 2007 Carolyn M. Brady
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Christmas juice lids Juice Lid Ornaments

Made with metal lids from frozen juice cans and images from holiday wrapping paper and cards

Altered Rummy Tile pendants
Triomino pendants
Game piece pendants

Above: Rummikub game tiles decorated with collaged images and text and coated with Diamond Glaze.

Below: Tri-omino game pieces turned into tiny shadow box pendants.

Metal and glass pendants
left to right:
  • Lily Elsie (metal-wrapped microscope slide)
  • Have a life of adventure (soldered microscope slide)
  • Impress me (cut and soldered microscope slide)

Last two images are from the Ten Two Studios Wild Wild West CD)

Metal juice can lids made into Christmas gift tags.

See more of my juice lid ornaments at the Ten Two Studios Design Team page.

Juice can lids made into "Year of the Dog" and Valentine's Day ornaments for an altered art swap.
Altered "junk CD" converted to a baby picture frame for my friend Rachel.
Signs and Portents
Collaged "junk CD" made for my friend Leigh.
Bottle cap charms -- These can be used as pendants or ornaments.

Carolyn M. Brady

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This page last updated 22 Feb 2009