60 Recycled Can Craft Projects

Recycled Can Craft Ideas

I am super stoked about this week’s 50+, because I now have a ton of inspiration to feed my new Sizzix die cut obsession.  Save those coffee, tuna, veggie and soda cans.  The possibilities are vast.  I hope you are as excited as I am.  Enjoy, and feel free to comment with  topics you would like to see in future 50+ round-ups!!



  1. Love all of these can ideas!!!

  2. wow some awesome creative ideas, I remember when I was a kid and made some of these!!!!

  3. Thank you kindly for including my fabric-lined can tutorial. It has come in handy several times now!

  4. Wow–Johnnie–you find the best projects.
    Thanks for the inspiration.


  5. Thanks for including for Tuna can ornies! Great round up here. Love the stilts idea

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  6. Love all these great ideas. Thank you for sharing these works =)

  7. These are wonderful! Great crafty ideas and beautiful too. Love everyone. Shared this on fb and pinned. Thank you for this post.


  8. Pam Gittins says:

    I am making a gutter and drain downpipe to go into water butt with tin cans and plastic bottles not pretty or cute but practical for my she/craft hut!

  9. I was really inspired by this roundup when I first saw it, but it’s taken me a year to actually create some stuff myself! Here’s my collection of upcycled “can” jewelry:


  10. I love these so much. Do you ever offer any tutorials on how to make these. I would love to use your inspiration to create some of these.
    Thanks for sharing!

  11. Trish Farrell says:

    Do you know where I could buy cans to do a project for a large group?

  12. articrose says:

    what sizzix machine do you use to cut out the shapes, I have no experience with these machines and when went and looked them up there are so many


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