To Top

Crafts Using Tin Can Lids

A fun way to recycle is to make crafts using metal can lids. This guide is about craft using tin can lids.

Ad
Tin Can Lids
Filter: All Articles Sort: Relevance

December 10, 2009 Flag
1 found this helpful

Lids cut from food cans using a side-cutting type can opener can be made into charming low-cost unique ornaments for the tree or wall hangings.

Fabric Can Lid Ornaments Finished

Ad
Comment On This PostMoreRead More...Was this helpful?Helpful? Yes

August 19, 2009 Flag
2 found this helpful

I bought a Pampered Chef can opener and my husband and I had a time figuring out how to use it! When we did, I found a new source of craft materials - can lids! With this can opener, the edges are smooth. You could also use lids from frozen fruit juice concentrate.

Tin Can Ornament

Ad
Comment On This PostMoreRead More...Was this helpful?Helpful? Yes

October 8, 2013 Flag
2 found this helpful

Save lids from cans of food. I used a can opener that leaves clean edges all around. I printed holiday pictures and used packing tape (clear) over the picture to laminate on the front side. I glued the paper circle design to the middle of a lid. I then drilled a hole in the top of each lid. Using colored yarn, I strung them together and hung them for a decoration. You can do this for any holiday.

Ghost motif on lid.
    Lids decorated for Christmas.Lid decorations hanging in window.
    Comment On This PostWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes

    January 3, 2008 Flag
    0 found this helpful

    You can make free Christmas ornaments and other year round decorations with lids you've taken off the tops and bottoms of soup, tuna, juice, and other cans with the can opener. Just use a permanent marker to draw out a flower (or whatever) and then cut it out with tin snips.

    Comment On This PostMoreRead More...Was this helpful?Helpful? Yes

    December 12, 2009 Flag
    0 found this helpful

    Create unique Christmas tree ornaments using metal lids with pull-tabs!

    Tin Can Lid Ornament Finished

    Comment On This PostWas this helpful?Helpful? Yes
    Categories
    Crafts Recycled Crafts OtherOctober 14, 2013
    More to Explore
    ThriftyFun on Facebook
    ThriftyFun on Pinterest
    Enter a Contest
    Free Newsletters
    Ask a Question
    Share a Post
    Related Guides
    Plastic Lid Photo Ornament
    Uses for Plastic Lids
    Plastic Lid Man
    Crafts Using Plastic Lids
    Fabric Can Lid Ornaments Finished
    Tin Can Christmas Ornaments
    Tin Can Frog
    Tin Can Animal Crafts
    © 1997-2016 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Published by . Page generated on June 25, 2016 at 8:05:09 PM on 10.0.1.72 in 418 msecs. Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of ThriftyFun's Disclaimer and Privacy Policy. If you have any problems or suggestions feel free to Contact Us.
    Loading Something Awesome!