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Repurposing Everyday Materials in a Diorama

Repurposing Everyday Materials in a Diorama

How can you turn trash into treasure? Ilse Cadena-Serrano, who designs and facilitates activities in the Tinkering Afterschool program, created this awesome TV diorama for an exhibition called the red room at an art gallery. I'm often inspired by Ilse's artistic perspectives on everyday materials. In this project, she uses materials like string, bottle caps, glue, chopsticks, clay, wood scraps, tooth picks, cardboard, and more. Listen to Ilse describe the materials that she creatively repurposed in her project: