upcycle: recycled soup can containers

Keep your desk organized and store your office supplies in containers made out of recycled soup cans.
Keep your desk organized and store your office supplies in containers made out of recycled soup cans.
Time Required :
About an hour
Difficulty Level :
Beginner
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Project Instructions

Recycle a tin can and clean it.
Paint the outer layer of the can with Martha Stewart Crafts® Acrylic Craft Paint, letting some of the original tin show. Let dry. May need a second coat.
Wrap bottom portion of the tin can with adhesive tape.
Wrap yarn over the adhesive tape.
Add your favorite pencils, pens and/ or markers.

Tip: Wrap cans with yarn, jute or twine.
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