With Instructables you can share what you make with the world, and tap into an ever-growing community of creative experts.
I have been cleaning out my shop, and I found this old sculpture that I made. I decided to share it with the instructables community because I like th...
To make this tree you will need: ~Tools: -Pliers -Wire cutters -Knife (Optional) ~ Materials: -Thick wire (24 in) ...
To prepare the wire you will use to make the trunk, shave away the insulation surrounding the thick wire.
To form the roots that make up the base, "fray" the wire for about 3 inches. bend the wires so that is looks more like actual roots.
For the branches, do the same thing you did for the roots, but for about 6 in. Bend the branches inward to form the spreading arms of a tree.
You could stop here, but you would have a really boring tree. To add some spice, take the single strands and wrap them around the trunk and interweave...
To give your tree even more personality, add some fruit. I have used nuts here, but on other trees I have used batteries, scrap metal, etc. You could ...
When you plant your tree, you want to have it just where you want it. I like putting mine on lamps, bedposts, desks,... ...
We have a be nice comment policy. Please be positive and constructive.
We noticed you attached photosto your comment.
Beaded Treeby SNLouise
Scorpion And Pig Sculptureby welder_dan
Topographical Sculpture, or One Hundred Thousand Weldsby smotte
Poseble Extreme Mohawked Armored Aluminum sculpture based on WOW world of WarCraftby mstyle183
Wire Tree Sculptureby poi_pai
Big Stainless Steel Sculpture: Part 2by albertdicruttalo
Metal Reindeer Sculptureby stevemoseley
Guitar MIC Standby orangeoverlord
Creating Long Acoustic-Kinetic "Reverb" Springsby ceremona
Making a Small Welded Steel Sculptureby scd
Join 2 million + to receive instant inspiration in your inbox.
Download our apps!
© 2015 Autodesk, Inc.
By clicking "Create Account" you are indicating that you have read and agree to the Terms of service.
Already a member? Login »
Enter the email associated with your account and we will send you your username and a temporary password.
Not a member? Sign Up »
Want to go pro?
First step is to sign up.
By clicking "Sign me up!" you are indicating that you have read and agree to the Terms of service.