DIY Starburst Can Flowers


What a quick and simple way to upcycle aluminum cans. These starburst can flowers are perfect for fun and funky fence art, to adorn a letterbox, or to decorate the side of a shed.
diy starburst can flowers, crafts, repurposing upcycling
You'll need two aluminium cans per flower.
diy starburst can flowers, crafts, repurposing upcycling
Using a craft knife cut the top off the can. (Remember safety rules!)
diy starburst can flowers, crafts, repurposing upcycling
Trim with scissors to even.
diy starburst can flowers, crafts, repurposing upcycling
Cut strips and fold them down.
diy starburst can flowers, crafts, repurposing upcycling
This creates the starburst effect.
diy starburst can flowers, crafts, repurposing upcycling
Trim the starburst tips to a point.
diy starburst can flowers, crafts, repurposing upcycling
Do the same with the second can. But cut five thick strips. Shape into petals and fold down.
diy starburst can flowers, crafts, repurposing upcycling
Slot into the starburst can flower.
diy starburst can flowers, crafts, repurposing upcycling
Bolt or nail onto the shed, fence or letterbox. Visit the blog for the full tutorial -
Tracey Lee @ Mia Bella Passions

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3 comments
  • Gail Salminen
    on Jan 12, 2015

    @Traceyee @ Mia Bella Passions how creative - these are really interesting pieces and look so easy to do. May have to encourage my grandson to drink pop :P Will be trying this in the summer - may add some paint to the pieces - thanks for sharing - I had to share as well!

  • Hannah V
    on Jan 12, 2015

    These are great!

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