Bending Silverware for Crafts?Silverware can be used for all sorts of creative craft ideas. This is a page about bending silverware for crafts.
Making a Tin Punch LanternThis is a page about making a tin punch lantern. You can easily turn an empty tin can into a beautiful lantern. Simply punch a pattern into its surface and place a candle inside to illuminate it.
Animals Made from Tableware?I am looking for instructions or pictures of animals made from old tableware (spoons and forks). Mostly I want to know how are pieces attached to each other - glue?, solder? Any tips on bending the spoon to achieve the shape?
Plastic Fabric Cell Phone CoolerI made a cell phone cooler for keeping my cell phone cool in hot weather.
Making a Bejeweled Jewelry BoxThese little bejeweled tins are perfect for Valentine's Day or for wedding favors. It would also be a wonderful way to present a present of jewlelry inside.
Copper Wire Cross Wall HangingTake bright copper wire and make this pretty cross as a decoration for your bedroom or hallway. This page is about making a copper wire cross wall hanging.
Making a Safety Pin Basket?This page is about making a safety pin basket. These handy closable pins when hooked together, can be fashioned into a variety of things.
Making Metal Flowers?This is a page about making metal flowers. Metal flowers can be used either in the garden or inside your home as a unique addition to your decor.
Making a Magnetic Bulletin BoardThis page contains homemade magnetic bulletin board. A useful project to help keep yourself or someone else organized.
How Do I Build a Metal Bread Box?I am trying to find plans on how to build a metal bread box. I need information like: what kind of tools, type of metal, paint, etc.
Repainting a Metal Watering Can?How do I repaint a metal watering can that is currently painted yellow? My daughter would like it to be painted pewter for her flower girl to carry.
Aluminum Can Airplanes?I would like to know how to make a biplane and other objects from pop cans?
Bending Silverware for Crafts?I am trying to figure out how to bend silverware for craft projects. Will I need a torch and will a torch be okay for silverplate? I saw the silverware handles, but can't find instructions on how to do this, and I want to bend them for more than that project.
Making Metal Flowers?I am interested in making flowers out of metal. I have never worked in metal before and have no pictures to go by.
Tin Man Instructions?I am looking for craft ideas to make a tin man.
Cutting Metal for Crafts?What do you cut the metal with so it won't get jagged edges and hurt my fingers?
Instructions for Making a Tin Man Bird Feeder out of Tin Cans?My sister-in-law received, as a gift from one of her students, a Tin Man Birdfeeder made of used Tin cans. I would like to have instructions of how to make some.
Laurie from Whitman County
Crafts Using Tin Cans?Don't throw out those soup, vegetable, and fruit tin cans. You can use them to recycle into wonderful crafts.