Recipe for a Robin
Ingredients for a Robin
Steel Balls 1 large 1 small, 3 small horseshoes, 9 horseshoe nails, Round bar, Welder and cutting equipment.
Step 1 Cut the small ball down and weld onto the big ball, grind to shape.
Step 2 Cut and attach the wings. Grind to shape.
Step 3 Attach legs and weld on horseshoe nail toes. Grind to shape.
Step 4 Mark the face, Attach horseshoe nail beak and weld detail eyes.
Step 5 Place in an Acid bath, leave overnight and water in the morning .
Step 6 Using a different acid, hand paint the details you want black, cover the tummy to protect from laquer, and spray a clear coat laquer on the rest of the Robin. The breast is not laquered to allow it to continue rusting to provide a contrast to the rest of the Robin. The Robin is available on a stand or on a spike for the garden.
Robins available to post.