BX resident creates one-of-a-kind tin works of art

Robinson Alston has been crafting animals out of aluminum cans for five years. The 82-year-old's living room ceiling is covered with his handcrafted works of

Robinson Alston's 14-piece collection includes birds, sharks, prehistoric

Robinson Alston's 14-piece collection includes birds, sharks, prehistoric and various sea animals. (December 22, 2012 5:57 PM)

A Bronx resident is creating unique works of art. Robinson Alston has been crafting animals out of aluminum cans for five years. The 82-year-old's living room ceiling is covered with his handcrafted works of art. The idea came to Alston after a friend pointed out a metal sculpture at a local furniture store. Alston's 14-piece collection includes birds, sharks, prehistoric and sea animals. His latest...

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