Decorate a porch with these colorful wind chimes made from recycled tin cans. Experiment with different sizes and shapes to […]
This cute snowman is made with tin cans and homemade puffy paint. Hang your snowman inside or out and enjoy […]
A fun and inexpensive way to count your way down to the first day of school! Each pencil flag hides […]
Make cool lanterns using from recycled soda cans. This is a frugal craft that teens can make these to hang […]
Turn a tin can, sand, rope, and some maps into a diorama of ocean and beach items. These pretty decorations […]
Start with a recycled can and some felt to make this football pen holder for Father’s Day. Change the message […]
Make a pretty rainbow wind chime with recycled cans. It’s easy to make using different sizes of cans that nest.
Turn an empty can, some burlap, ribbon and glue into a rustic planter in no time. Give your plants a […]
Believe it or not, these beautiful centerpieces start with empty soup cans! From there, add simple decorations to create jaw-dropping […]
Colored Pencil Can This colored pencil can is pretty and functional! What makes this holder special is that the pencils […]
Coffee Can Drum Kids love music and banging on pots, pans, and plastic containers. Combine their creativity with their musical […]
This adorable scarecrow is made from a coffee can. It looks so festive on the porch, on the mantel, or […]
Turn empty tin cans into gorgeous flower pots. Add a plant and you have a very inexpensive, thoughtful gift that […]
Turn empty boxes, lids, cans and other items into a one-of-a-kind robot. Let your imagination run wild with this recycled […]
Make a festive utensil holder for Memorial Day, the 4th of July, or anytime you are feeling patriotic. A fun […]
Would you guess that this darling candy container is made from a tuna can, spray paint and a few other […]
Use construction paper and a few other basic materials to turn Pringles cans into a colony of beavers. It’s easy […]
Turn empty cans into handy storage containers to hold paintbrushes and markers, makeup, office supplies, or whatever else you need […]
Instead of tossing your empty cereal box in the recycle bin, save it to make this fun robot kid craft! […]
Felt and three dimensional craft paint turn an ordinary vegetable or soup can into a fun baseball themed pen or […]
You remember the old tin can telephone game you played when you were a kid, don’t you? Your parents probably […]
Turn an empty can into a cute spring vase, filled with flowers! This project is very easy and kid friendly, […]
Turn an empty can into a cute turkey windsock this fall. It makes such a festive decoration.
Create an inspirational “Dream Big” wall plaque using recycled materials and some glitter. What a wonderful recycling project for kids (or […]
Paint a can to look like an apple. What a fun way to give a beloved teacher something handmade and special!
Celebrate Passover with a Seder plate made with tuna cans. It’s a wonderful recycling project for kids.
When it’s time to convert the crib to a toddler bed, turn the rails into a vertical planter. After an […]
Celebrate a special occasion with something totally unique! Bake a cake in a can for your special person to open and marvel […]
This Pringle can mummy is a fun recycled Halloween craft for younger children. Mummy crafts are very versatile because you can […]
Turn soup cans into cool planters for succulents. This is such an easy and fun upcycle craft project.
Make a cute drum that sounds pretty good when played. It starts with an empty coffee can and packing tape.
Star Wars fans everywhere will love this pencil holder that looks like the adorable droid, R2-D2! Kids of all ages […]
This printable indoor toss game is a great way to spend a rainy afternoon. It’s easy and fun!
Turn a plain wooden crate and empty cans into a fashionable and functional desktop organizer! This inexpensive project will help keep […]
Looking for a clever way to give money as a gift? Hide it in a pop top can! When it’s […]
Make a Snickers Candy Bouquet in a ‘chocolate vase’ to give to someone special. A wonderful gift for a birthday, […]
While originally created for Valentine’s Day to collect cards, this is a fun shark craft in general that kids will […]
Craft your own coffee can bird feeder using things you probably already have around the house. Then wait and watch […]
Kids will love making (and eating!) this yummy surprise treat of cupcakes in a can. Fun for all ages.
Decorate your July 4th table with this fun patriotic craft! It’s fast and easy to turn empty cans into these […]
Use a can opener and paint or tape to turn an aluminum can into a cute vase. A fun upcycling […]
This fun comic book project is easy enough for the younger kids and cool enough for the older ones. Fun […]
Upcycle a tin can into a cute “Cat in the Hat” wrapped yarn masterpiece. Add some pom pom decorated pencils […]
Super easy project for keeping your homework desk tidy. Make a rainbow pencil holder from a recycled can and colored […]
Recycle a vegetable can into a handy pencil holder that will attach to the inside of your locker magnetically!
Use a tin can to make a fun diorama or nature keepsake. Girls will love the bird design while boys […]
Wondering what to do with all of the beautiful seashells your children collect during summer vacation at the beach? Do […]
Reuse some empty cans and gather some branches to make a ball toss game the kids will love. Perfect for […]
Get your little ones excited about gardening by creating these simple tin can planters–one for each member of the family.
Do you have an Angry Birds fan in your house? Make this adorable can toss game using empty cans that […]
Transfer images onto aluminium soda cans to create rubbing plates. Use images of any themes – favorite characters, letters and […]
Repurpose your aluminum cans into an adorable pig, using paint, felt and googly eyes. There are instructions for a cute […]
Turn an empty coffee can into a cute and functional Valentine mailbox. An adult should cut the slit in the […]
Recycle leftover holiday wrap or packaging paper to get organized for the new year. A great way to dress up […]
Recycle old blue jeans and empty cans with this fun denim craft for kids or adults! Great for holding paintbrushes, […]
Recycle tin cans into planters for succulents. Get kids recycling and interested in gardening early! This is a great craft […]
Recycled Can Turkey Turn an empty vegetable can into a cute turkey for Thanksgiving. Can be used to hold pens […]
These windsocks are recycled from old tin cans and created to celebrate our patriotic holidays. You can display them all […]
Bright colored paper and simple rub-ons make up this fun craft for back to school. No messy paint all over […]
It’s back to school time! Time to organize your supplies and maybe even charm the new teacher with a little […]