Val Hunt creatively recycles a diverse selection of throw away items; but her favourite material is drinks can metal. From these she creates innovated sculptures, wall hangings, hats and jewellery. Humour is often incorporated in her thought provoking constructions with the can’s graphics also adding character and history. Despite her use of manufactured materials much if her inspiration comes from natural forms, animals, birds, historical fashion, Egyptian and tribal art. Her work is always changing as she experiments and discovers new techniques and ways of using recycled materials.