Tray From an Aluminium Can




Create your original tray with a can !

Warning : The can can cut your fingers because it is sharp !

A can
A pair of scissors
A craft knife

Step 1:

Find a can to make your tray. Choose one with a design you like.

Step 2:

Cut off the top of the can, 1cm down with craft knife

Step 3:

You have to cut a thin strip, 1cm with a pair of scissors, from the top down.
Cut to the bottom of the can but don't cut all the way through

Step 4:

Draw back the thin strips ( like a sun ) with your hands

Step 5:

After that you have to weave the thin strips each one under the others.
Look at the pictures to do the same.

Step 6:

To finish, you have to turn over your tray and fold under any ends that one sticking out.
Fold them and press on them.



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