Tin Lanterns are summertime crafts that even you teens can enjoy crafting. Plus it is not very heavy which is great for Full time RVers!
Step 1: Gather Materials
Empty Tin Cans
Nail (or punch)
Tea Light Candles
Step 2: Prepare Cans
Remove food label and clean. Fill with water and freeze overnight. The ice will help the tin from denting when hammering. Dry the outside of the can.
Step 3: Draw Design
Cut paper to the size of the can. Draw a design. Tape to the can.
Step 4: Punch out Design
Using a nail or punch and a hammer, tap out the design. Remove paper when complete.
Step 5: Thaw Ice
Run the can under water until the ice thaws enough to slip out. Dry with a towel.
Step 6: Add Tea Lights & Enjoy
What kind of summer crafts do you like to do with your teens and children? If you make your own Tin Lantern share a photo on Instagram and tag out Live Today Like It Matters Instagram account.