Tin Characters

Round Tin Box size 2-1/2” #30070942
Wiggle eyes size 15mm # 30055159
Glue dots mini #30001510
Meriken double-stick tape
Scissors Paper trimmer
Uchida Lever Punches;
     Circle scallop #30028755 (Mega; pink)-head all characters
     Circle scallop #30090341 (Extra jumbo; yellow)-mouth all characters
     Heart scallop #30090347 (Super Jumbo; blue)-eyebrows green character
     Oval #30028696 nose (Craft orange)-nose red character
     Blue character; Cardstock blue size 8-1/2”x11”, black size 6”x4” or scrap piece
     Red character; Cardstock red size 8-1/2”x11”, orange size 2”x2” or scrap piece
     Green character; Cardstock green size 8-1/2”x11”, brown size 4x4in or scrap piece



Tin Can - cut color card stock to size 1-1/8“ x 8.5” and 5/16” x 8-1/2“. Apply double-stick tape to the back side of paper. Remove the cover from the tin can adhere paper around tin can and cover.


Head - Punch out color card stock use circle scallop (Mega pink).


Mouth – Punch out black cardstock use the circle scallop (Super Jumbo blue), use the scissors and cut the circle in half.


Use the Glue Dot to adhere the head piece to the cover of tin can.


Use the Glue Dots to adhere the wiggle eyes and mouth piece to the head. Refer to the picture for placement.


For red character; punch 1 orange oval piece for nose.


For green character; punch eyebrows from heart scallop punch.


Experiments other size of punches to create fun and easy character’s project, create multiple pieces in minutes! Decorate them on cards, party favors, decorations and more! .

2008 Ben Franklin Crafts, Inc.


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