Halloween Bottle Cap Magnets

Materials

  • Bottle Cap Inc. Super Jumbo Vintage Edition Bottle Caps
  • Ranger Inkssentials Foil Tape Sheets
  • Cardboard sheet
  • Advantus Tim Holtz Idea-o-logy Embellishments: Halloween Muse Tokens, Halloween Adornments
  • Maya Road Wood Bingo Calendar Numbers
  • Martha Stewart Crafts Skeleton Key Embellishments

Tools

  • Sizzix Big Shot Die-Cutting System and Tim Holtz Alterations Texture Fades 2PK Embossing Folder Sets: Halloween Night & Poison, Bricked & Woodgrain
  • AMACO Rub ’n Buff Ebony Wax Finish
  • Adhesives: double-sided tape, hot glue gun and sticks, magnet tape

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, pencil, soft cloth

Directions

STEP 1

  • Trace bottle cap three times onto cardboard sheet. Cut out circles and adhere inside bottle caps using double-sided tape.

STEP 2

  • Trim metal sheets to fit three different embossing folders. Follow manufacturer’s instructions to emboss metal sheets.

STEP 3

  • Using dull pencil, carefully trace bottle cap three times onto embossed metal, choosing different embossed design for each cap. Cut out circles.

STEP 4

  • Follow manufacturer’s instructions to apply Ebony wax finish to embossed circles. Adhere metal circles to cardboard circles with double-sided tape.

STEP 5

  • Using photo as guide, adhere embellishments to embossed metal using hot glue gun. Let dry.

STEP 6

  • Place strip of magnetic tape across back of each bottle cap.

Tip

  • 1. For a more recessed look, omit cardboard circles from bottle caps. Look for appropriate embellishments and embossing folders to create other seasonal magnets, too.
by Vickie Kammerer
Halloween Bottle Cap Magnets
Halloween Bottle Cap Magnets