Jill Helms: "I love the color variety of Koi fish; orange & yellow or white with patches of black or red, they're gorgeous. The color variation in blue cans makes an incredible blue water background. I've used the round beveled mirror as the largest of the bubbles this koi is making. I've created several pieces of Recycled Metal Mosaic using the koi fish design. It's popular among my customers and a personal favorite."
BLUES......Hand washed, flattened, cut and nailed aluminum soda, beer, and other adult beverage drink cans are used to make this one of a kind piece of art. Aspen is used for the base of the project and painted with a black matt paint for the background that can be seen in between the aluminum pieces. The aluminum is cut into approximately 1, 1 1/2, and 1 3/4 square pieces. Each piece of aluminum is put in place and nailed in all four corners. Framed in oak and painted in a black ma...