Doggie Treats


size: 7” tall

Materials

  • FOR BOTH:
  • Recycled metal cans, any size
  • Wooden ball knobs, 1-1/4”, eight
  • Chipboard or heavy cardstock scraps
  • Cardstock: red; beige; black
  • Black/white grosgrain ribbon, 3/8”: polka dot; gingham
  • BROWN DOG:
  • Woodsies: Circles: XXL; Large, two; Medium, three; Small, two; Oval: Medium; Teardrops, two each: Medium; Small
  • WHITE DOG:
  • Woodsies: Circles: XXL; Large, four; Medium, six; Small; Teardrop: XXL

Tools

  • FOR BOTH:
  • Hole punch
  • Marvy Clever Lever Giga Craft Punch: Shipping Tag
  • Metal Primer
  • Satin Interior Varnish
  • Americana Acrylic Paints: Cocoa; True Red; Lamp Black
  • Computer and printer
  • WHITE DOG:
  • Americana Acrylic Paint: Snow White
  • Marvy Clever Lever Craft Punch: Dog Bone

Directions

  • General
  • 1. Remove labels. Wash and dry can. Follow manufacturer’s instructions to apply metal primer. For each dog, cut two 1”x2” rectangles from chipboard; score centers.
  • Brown Dog
  • 1. Basecoat can Cocoa. Paint the following: two large circles, two medium circles, and two small circles Lamp Black; chipboard pieces, XXL circle; four ball knobs, two medium teardrops, and medium circle Cocoa; oval True Red.
  • 2. When dry, use photo as guide to draw details on pieces. Glue pieces to can. Adhere chipboard pieces to front of can as head support for XXL circle. Adhere head between chipboard pieces. Glue ball knobs to bottom of can.
  • 3. Punch tag from red cardstock. Use computer to print desired sentiment on beige cardstock; trim to 1”x1-7/8” rectangle and glue to tag. Cut two 1-7/8” ribbon lengths; glue to tag. Punch hole in tag. Thread ribbon through hole and tie to gift bag.
  • White Dog
  • 1. Basecoat can Snow White. Paint the following: large circle, three medium circles, XXL teardrop, and small circle Lamp Black; chipboard pieces, XXL circle, and four ball knobs Snow White; oval True Red; three large circles and three medium circles Cocoa.
  • 2. When dry, use photo as guide to draw details on pieces. Glue pieces to can. Adhere chipboard pieces to front of can as head support for XXL circle. Adhere head between chipboard pieces. Glue ball knobs to bottom of can.
  • 3. Punch tag from red cardstock. Use computer to print desired sentiment on beige card stock; trim to 1”x1-7/8” rectangle and glue to tag. Cut two 1-7/8” ribbon lengths; glue to tag. Punch hole in tag. Thread ribbon through hole and tie to gift bag. Punch bones from black cardstock; adhere to tag.

Print Project