Picture of Heart Shaped Cookie Cutter From Tin Can
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.
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Step 1: Tools and Materials

Picture of 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)

gemtree2 months ago

Excellent! Thank you! Especially for the line drawing idea!

altomic11 months ago

very cool.

ayouzbashi11 months ago
nice idea and great job

Nice job!

HollyHarken11 months ago

Very Nice! I've made cookie cutters from cans a few times, but was never satisfied with the results. I"ll use your methods and see if I can tackle making a Christmas light bulb.

mamaRoxc11 months ago
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!
Blue Hawaii11 months ago
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.
Uncle Kudzu11 months ago
Good Stuff! I like the cookie cutter, and the instructable is excellent.