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Transferring a photo to metal. I want to do this to my daughter's magnetic make-up board! Definitely have to find a way to protect the image, though!

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from Make: DIY Projects and Ideas for Makers

How to Choose, Cut, and Bend Sheet Metal

Guide for choosing, bending, cutting sheet metal From left to right: Galvanized Steel, Brass, Steel, Copper, Aluminum

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GREAT Site with all kinds of info on metalworking! More information on Embossing & Tooling Copper Foil, Brass Foil & Aluminum Foil A basic how-to for artists and crafters by The Whimsie Studio craftsmen

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from Finding Home Farms

DIY Galvanized Wreath

This galvanized sheet metal wreath makes me think of using old spoons instead of cutting all the leaves out. Wonder how that would work?

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from The Family Handyman

How to Use a Jigsaw

Clamp metal between plywood to cut it with a jigsaw. Cut sheet metal without shredding it by clamping the workpiece tightly between two thin sheets of plywood. Begin by drilling saw blade starter holes inside all pattern circles. Cutting through a plywood sandwich is slow-going. For the smoothest cuts, select metal-cutting blades that have 21 to 24 teeth per inch.

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NEW Supercoup NR1 Sheet Metal Nibbler Cutting Shears Eastwood http://www.amazon.com/dp/B002T4QDJW/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_U2QItb05R5WD21AC

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DIY Magnet Boards and cute clothespins are just mod podged with some cute scrapbook paper and tiny magnet glued to back.Both are great.

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What a clever DIY! Emma of A Beautiful Mess (@Elsie Larson of A Beautiful Mess) made these end tables from aluminum sheet.

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