Videos from 2016

March 3, 2016

Kelly-Moore Does Good, Grows Good

February 25, 2016

One must act in painting as in life, directly.  -- Pablo Picasso

By sponsoring SF Canstruction, Kelly-Moore Paints is helping our neighbors have more life-nourishing foods.

Mary Lawlor, manager of color marketing, shares why Kelly-Moore Paints supports SF Canstruction: 
“As a Bay Area manufacturer and a supplier to the construction industry, we understand the high cost of living in this beautiful area and the need to help those struggling with hunger. This is a very worthy cause.”

Each week 3...

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Ain’t No Mountain High Enough: Layton Construction Moves Us Forward

February 13, 2016

Ending hunger. That’s the SF-Marin Food Bank’s mission. Yes, that’s a huge endeavor and SF Canstruction is here to pitch in. Thanks to Layton Construction’s generous sponsorship, we are helping the Food Bank provide 3,000 meals to those in need.

From headquarters in Salt Lake City, Layton expanded into Northern California last May after acquiring Fernandes and Sons in San Jose.

Layton in San Jose

Working in 39 states, Layton has built in nearly every industry through some intense highs a...

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How Finelite Brightens Our Day

February 4, 2016

Thanks to Finelite’s generous donation, the SF-Marin Food Bank will be able to provide 3,000 meals to our community.

Based in Union City,
 Finelite makes high performance lighting for businesses, schools, and healthcare facilities. Finelite credits its success to the high value it places on people: treating every customer as if she is your best friend, teaching and mentoring the next generation, and public service.

Featured Products: 

  • Tailored Lighting, Finelite's newest manufacturing tec...

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What Finelite, Fireclay Tile, and French Laundry Have in Common

February 4, 2016
They're all joining in to support SF Canstruction and the SF-Marin Food Bank! Thank you to Jennifer Langsam, Wendy Ruffier , and Lauren Van Ness-Millstein for their generous donations to this year's event. 

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Canstruction's first exhibit in Sydney with designs by Barry Ralphs

November 28, 2014
Canstruction ventures down under with an exhibit in Sydney, Australia of three structures designed by Barry Ralphs of Tipping Structural Engineers. Barry and his firm have participated in SF Canstruction for the past three competitions, whose teams delighted us with the food bank logo in 2011, R2D2 in 2012 and Rubik's Cube in 2013. Thanks Barry for your contributions here and abroad!

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Canstruction builds at Salesforce October 2014 Event

November 6, 2014
Salesforce invited Canstruction® to build a "#DFGIVES" cansculpture for its recent 2014 Dreamforce week-long event. Dreamforce included a One Million Meals program that raised funds for over 3 million meals. See full story.

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Duck Hunt won International Canstruction Juror's Favorite!

May 20, 2014
CANgrats to Huntsman, R+C and GCI team!

See full story on Canstruction, Facebook, and if it's hip, it's here

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Movie-Club tags canstruction

November 4, 2013

Two of the SF Canstructions 2012 structures were featured on this blog.

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making Rubik's Cube

October 8, 2013
YouTube time lapse video

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