Recycled ArtA Second Chance For Old Keys

A Second Chance For Old Keys

I had a bag of old miscellaneous keys that had been around for years. I decided to put them to good use. Not opening locks but to display them somehow. I decided to make a clock with them.

I found a round piece of partially rusted scrap metal that had a hole in it. I cleaned and sealed the metal, leaving just the right amount of rust on it to give the piece some character.

Then I adhered to a variety of keys and small silver-tone spacer beads to the metal. I attached a salvaged bicycle gear over the hole so that the clock mechanism could be held in place.

The final product turned into an item of interest. I consider this clock to be a piece of recycled art!

A Second Chance For Old Keys Recycled Art
A Second Chance For Old Keys Recycled Art
A Second Chance For Old Keys Recycled Art
A Second Chance For Old Keys Recycled Art
A Second Chance For Old Keys Recycled Art
Industrial Clock, Recycled Art, Unique Wall Clock, Scrap Metal Art, Steampunk Decor
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Industrial Clock, Recycled Art, Unique Wall Clock, Scrap Metal Art, Steampunk Decor
I love this industrial style clock! I made this clock from discarded keys, a reclaimed bicycle gear and scrap metal. The clock measures 5” in a diameter. The metal has been cleaned and sprayed with...

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