Make Aluminum Ornaments!
The beautiful metal ornamentation of Mexico that was once made of silver and gold is now found commonly in market places in the form of shiny tin. Trinkets, candle luminaries, ornaments and other decorations show the distinct and beautiful craftsmanship that has long been part of Mexican crafts.
Want to get your child in on the fun? Using aluminum is a great way to recycle and make some shiny ornaments borrowing from this traditional art form!
What You Need:
- Aluminum roasting pans or pie pans
- Small piece of cardboard
- Wire or paper clips
- Permanent markers in black and bright colors