Let your creativity shine with this all-ages DIY project! A Tin lantern is a fun DIY project that can be easily completed in one afternoon.
After you’ve gathered your materials – time to make a design! Get creative! Choose romantic hearts or a cheery sun shape, maybe something abstract, or a star-inspired spattering of dots!
Once your decided on a design, you’re ready to get started!
-> This tutorial shows how to freeze the can with water before hammering: http://www.charlottehupfieldceramics.com/2011/05/30/diy-tin-lanterns/
-> Add a handle! This Tin Can Lantern tutorial features a handle for decoration or hanging: http://diyforlife.com/diy-tin-can-lantern-tutorial/
-> Put some power behind your punching! This tutorial recommends a drill: http://rusticweddingchic.com/diy-tin-can-lanterns