Background is made out of wood and stained. Projected outline onto paper and then traced with chalk onto wood. Hot glued the bottle caps, only used Wisconsin caps since I did it in the shape of Wisconsin.
How to 'cut' a wine bottle: tie a string around bottle. Slide string off, soak it in acetone for 10 secs. Slide back on, light string on fire. As soon as fire goes out, submerge in ice cold water. I could do this if I don't light myself on fire.