Crafts - Tin Boxes
All things re: tin boxes - decorated, kits, ideas, sources, you name it!
Pinhole cameras.....cheap, creative fun. Going to spend the weekend making tons of them in preparation for winter pictures. 3 Soda cans, a shoe box, 3 empty film canisters, 2 Altoids tins, an oatmeal box, 5 toilet paper rolls, 6 paper towel rolls and a small pumpkin (although that will be prepared at the last moment)...all ready to be made into cameras to capture Christmas morning
- Drink soda. - Wash can. - Fill can with water and freeze. - Cut vertical slices into can with box cutter (do not cut fingers!). - Thaw can. - Gently smoosh can. - Cut out and remove 2 strips, so you can get that tealight in there.
SPIRAL NOTEBOOKS WITH RECYCLED COVERS. Choose some cardboard packaging from your recipient's favorite: book, video, cereal, candy etc. Remove the spiral, use the old cover to trace around to make a new cover from the cardboard packaging. Make new holes. Replace the spiral.
Hellraiser puzzle box pattern for tin can box. Hellz Yeah!