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Altered tins

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Pocket-sized Watercolor Altoids Tin: Now that I have made this little kit I can't stop using it! I just started with Instructables, so excuse me if I make any mistakes... :) You will need: Altoids regular tin Altoids Smalls Sculpey clay color of your choice Watercolor tube paints Any …

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Make your Altoid tins something special! I've altered dozens of Altoid tins, and have learned a few tricks I thought I would share. Here's what we're making today: And here's what you'll need: Mod Podge (I prefer Matte Finish), an old ink pad, heavy scrapbook paper (for this tin, I used paper from Graphic 45), a sharp exacto blade, an inexpensive sponge brush, a straight edge, a ruler, a brayer if you have one, and an empty Altoid tin. Figure out where your pattern will fall on the top of…

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346 Likes, 17 Comments - amy duncan (@studiofourcorners) on Instagram: “working on a new series of altered tins...hopefully ready for Fresh Paint Art Show in August...…”

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Believe it or not this adorable little suitcase started life as an metal Altoids Tin! The Graphics Fairy blog has complete directions on how to apply foam, paint, paper, inks and images to an empty…

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Last month I created this tutorial for Gingersnap’s Creations as their muse for March. I thought I post it here in case some of you misse...

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Just to let you know I am waiting for photos of the other altered mini Altoid tin necklaces from our BLING IT ON swap. Once I receive them...

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Try transforming tin containers into wonderful toys, diorama and decor for your home. I hope this roundup will inspire you to start tinkering with tin and mixed media art.

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