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Re: Trash or treasure???

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Sharon Hause (smhause)
Wed, 05 May 1999 19:23:08 PDT

Styrofoam can be glued together with a craft glue, cut with styrofoam
cutters, filed, and painted into sculpture forms. Ours are usually 4-6 feet
high. We also use stryofaom for molds for handbuilding Great for masks
and shields, etc.

>From: MarshArt
>Subject: Re: Trash or treasure???
>Date: Wed, 5 May 1999 17:57:22 EDT
>In a message dated 5/5/99 9:32:30 AM Eastern Daylight Time,
> writes:
> > have building styrofoam that I got (with permission) from the house
> > built next door-that was 5 years ago! Linda in NC
> >
>Let's see. Styrofoam....
>We made a 6 foot tall robot from pieces of styrofoam. We used wire coat
>hangers (straightened) to skewer pieces for the arms. The body parts were
>stacked by using long bamboo skewers and tacky glue. It sits ona 4X4
>of styrofoam. We painted it with tempera.

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