Below are various resources for working with found objects and recycled materials for sculpture.  In addition, I will be adding individual resources at the bottom of each new project page to help you with each investigation.  Please feel free to reach out if you need further assistance.

Found objects: What are they? found object art

Beautiful Artist Examples

Metal Recycled Art:

72 Recycled Metal Sculptures by American Sculptor Brian Mock

Artist Makes Incredible Sculptures Made Out Of Recycled MaterialsConnection - Recycled Metal Sculpture • RecyclartWall-E sculpture, hand made from recycled scrap metal, Scrap Metal ArtUNICEF Market | Mexico Handcrafted Recycled Metal Sculpture ...

Other Materials:

This amazing sculpture is made from thousands of recycled straws ...

Recycled Toys Sculpture by Robert Bradford | Recycled art ...Artist Turns Old Dolls Into Creepy Yet Amazing Sculptures | DeMilkedMassive Recycled Plastic Bottle Fish Sculptures

Unsure of materials to use?  Here’s a place to start->download

ways to attach anchor chart

Other ideas:


How to Make a Reusable Plarn Bag | Blog | Festival FoodsPlarn' - plastic bag yarn - puts those ubiquitous bags back to work

For anyone adventurous who wants to create clay out of paper: