This Instructable will tell you how to make a heart shaped cookie cutter out of a tin can. The techniques shown here can be used to make any kind of shaped cookie cutter.

Step 1: Tools and Materials

You will need:

- tin can (I used a Del Monte fruit cup can)
- fine tip marker
- block of wood the desired height of your cutter
- can opener
- tin snips
- square
- pipe section (size depends on what shape you are making)

<p>Excellent! Thank you! Especially for the line drawing idea!</p>
<p>very cool.</p>
nice idea and great job
<p>Nice job!</p>
<p>Very Nice! I've made cookie cutters from cans a few times, but was never satisfied with the results. I&quot;ll use your methods and see if I can tackle making a Christmas light bulb.</p>
I am going to be making all sorts of cookie cutters, now! I can never find the right shape when I need to. Excellent Instructable!
Nice instructable. I wish that I would have seen this yesterday before I posted my instructable. I would have used your idea instead of my penguin. Thanks for this.
Good Stuff! I like the cookie cutter, and the instructable is excellent.
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