She Carefully Glued 13,000 Dark And Shiny Pennies To Create This Awesome Floor

November 11, 2016

It all started with three $50 bags of pennies from the bank and some Elmer's glue.

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"I started by measuring the area and finding the center," she wrote on Imgur. "Drew an axis to follow along. I started by glueing one diamond shape in the center. I let it dry so I could push the next pennies against the center without the whole thing sliding. Didn't really have a design in mind. Just started with the diamonds, liked how it looked and kept going."

amazing penny floor do it yourself tutorial

"Once I reached an edge I decided a border would be a good idea."

amazing penny floor do it yourself tutorial

amazing penny floor do it yourself tutorial

"Here's where I started realizing that I there were not going to be enough dark pennies. Bought some liver of sulphur to turn them a blue-purple-black color."

amazing penny floor do it yourself tutorial

Working up to the 3rd corner.

amazing penny floor do it yourself tutorial

After the pennies were glued, it was time to grout.

"I just followed the instructions on the grout box. You have to make sure it gets pressed in the little gaps. I used unsanded grout because the gaps were tiny."

amazing penny floor do it yourself tutorial

Picture after epoxying.

amazing penny floor do it yourself tutorial

"Close up. You can see the pennies alternate heads/tails and all face the same direction because I'm crazy and I hate myself."

amazing penny floor do it yourself tutorial

The finished product! About $130 in pennies, 10 bottles of Elmer's glue, some grout and epoxy to give the floor a shiny finish.

amazing penny floor do it yourself tutorial

Credit: TonyaTooners

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