Beading / Jewelry

Maple Leaf Bracelet

By  Linda Valentino 

  • Maple Leaf Bracelet


  • Silver charm bracelet
  • Shrinky Dinks Frosted Ruff N’ Ready Shrinkable Plastic
  • Silver jump rings, five


  • Sakura Indenti-Pen Red Permanent Marker
  • EK Success Circle Punch, 1-3/4”
  • Hole punch, 1/8”
  • Parchment-lined baking sheet
  • Oven

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, ruler

Pattern - Maple Leaf Bracelet

  • 1. Adults, help kids when using oven.
  • 2. Print out pattern. Use circle paper punch to punch five 1-3/4" circles from plastic sheet. (Or trace and cut out five 1-3/4" circles.) Use 1/8" hole punch to punch hole on each plastic circle.
  • 3. Transfer maple leaf onto center of rough side of each plastic circle.
  • 4. Use red marker to color in maple leaves.
  • 5. Position circles on parchment-lined baking sheet. Follow manufacturer's instructions to bake circles in oven. (Circles will curl as they shrink and then flatten.) Let cool completely.
  • 6. Use red marker to color outside edges of circles.
  • 7. Insert jump rings on holes on circles. Attach jump rings on charm bracelet.