Snowmen Hat Cans

By  Melony Bradley 

  • Snowmen Hat Cans


  • Recycled cans
  • Felt: black, white
  • Wooden shapes: teardrops, circles, tags
  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paints: Kelly Green, Evergreen, Primary Red, Snow White; Black Glitter Writer
  • Ribbon, 12” length


  • Decorative-edge scissors
  • Aleene’s Fabric Fusion
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • Black marker
  • Paintbrush
  • Newspaper (to cover work surface)
  • 1. On covered work surface, paint teardrops (leaves) Kelly Green or Evergreen and circles (berries) Primary Red. Let dry. Paint tag shapes Snow White.
  • 2. Use black marker to outline wooden shapes.
  • 3. Measure and cut black felt same-size as height and width of can. Glue black felt around can. For hat brim, measure and cut two 4"-6" black felt circles. Glue circles together; use decorative-edge scissors or pinking shears to trim edges. Glue hat brim on bottom of can. Let dry.
  • 4. For hat band, glue white felt around bottom of hat. Glue ribbon around hat band. Use glitter writer to outline hat band and ribbon. Let dry.
  • 5. Glue leaves and berries on hat band.
  • 6. Decorate tag as desired. Use ribbon to tie tag around hat.