Fish

$550.00 CAD

Make your own version of this piece using your used plastic. Each finished piece will look unique and different depending on the plastic you send. (Program exclusively for residents and businesses within 100 km of metro Vancouver).

Most fish are countershaded: darker on top, gradually lighter or silver on their sides and brightest on their bellies. Seen from above, beside or below, this pattern makes them less visible in the water column against the background color of the water.
Source: Smithsonian Insider 

Specs

Dimensions: 13.5" x 15.5" x 2.5" (framed)
Weight: 1.5lbs/.6kg (approx.)
Materials: These LDPE (Low Density Polyethylene) abstract shapes were cut from a sheet of melted everyday plastic bags. There are approximately 60-70 bags incorporated.
Finish: Each shape is stud mounted onto a painted backdrop. Framing is pine painted brilliant white in acrylic.

Buyers are Collaborators

If you purchase this design we will send a pre-paid package to you which you can fill with plastic bags. Once we receive your box of plastic we will use your plastic bags in the creation of the final product.

Limited Edition

Total in Edition: 33

We have put a limit on the number of copies of this design to strengthen the value of each finished piece. Although the form is consistent, the colour and texture will vary with each copy sold. As such, each "copy" becomes an original.