Shrinky Dinks

Collection by Sherron Heidlage

Sherron Heidlage
Learn how to make the most adorable wedding photo shrinky-dink keychains!

Learn How To Make These Shrinky-Dink Photo Keychains!

You have to see how we turned beautiful wedding photos into the most darling and durable, shrinky-dink keychains! Use any photo!

Shrink plastic embellishments: a whole new use for stamps, punches, and dies.

Shrink Plastic Embellishments

In my recent birdhouse posts, I featured some shrink plastic flowers and leaves and promised to share how those were made. Seems as though this technique has been around for quite some time, but somehow has eluded me until now. (I've mentioned how I'm sort of a late bloomer, haven't I?) Anyway, Tim Holtz used a similar technique in his 12 Tags of Christmas this past season on his Tag 11. And after making my own tag, I fell in love with making these great little embellishments. Then I saw…

Making Shrinky Dinks!

Making Shrinky Dinks!

These are printable shrinky dinks... It said not to use an epson printer, but since that is the printer I have, I decided to try it out anyway. Step 1- Lay out your designs on a 8x10 sized template in photoshop or your graphic program of choice. It says to lighten your designs to 50%, so that's what I did. It also says that you should set your printer to "transparencies" but mine doesn't have that, so I just set it for "thick paper" and just printed it normally... no photo setting as that…

Yes, you can paint shrinky plastic! I never would have thought of that. So easy!

Tutorial: Painted Shrinky Necklace (Oregon Style!) » Dollar Store Crafts

Today I have a fun project for you starring my home state of Oregon: a Painted Shrinky Plastic Necklace. My project is part of a fun State Tour blog hop hosted by Beckie from Infarrantly Creative with bloggers representing 30 states! Be sure to go over to IC and find out all the details! Yesterday, […]

Shrink plastic/shrinky dink jewelry or accessories. Would make a great teacher's gift! Or a different theme for Father's Day!

More fun with shrink plastic

I raided my mom’s craft punches today and borrowed lots more fun shapes to play with. My photos are, once again, dark, but several of these projects are gifts that are going out the door firs…

Shrink plastic flowers for a diy bracelet

My "So You Think You're Crafty" Audition

Last week I let you know that I was auditioning for So You Think You’re Crafty . This is a fun online competition where one crafter is elim...

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Old Photos + Shrink Plastic = Red Lead

You all know that Chris has been shrinking everything in sight, now Sheila has the bug. ( I hope I don't catch it because I have Christmas Cards to make) Here is how she made her necklace: Print out your...

Schlüsselanhänger selber machen Folie durch backen schrumpfen Schrumpffolie - DIY Blog


Heute gibt es eine super einfache DIY Geschenkidee: einen Schlüsselanhänger aus Schrumpffolie bzw. aus alter Plastikverpackung. Wer jetzt die Stirn runzelt und sich fragt, was um alles in der Welt eigentlich Schrumpffolie ist und was das für eine schäbige Geschenkidee sein soll, der hat völlig Recht. Ich dachte auch zuerst:...

Do It Yourself PHOTO Shrinky Dinks! - Fabulessly Frugal

I can only remember making Shrinky Dinks ONCE as a child but for some reason, the need to play with these things has consumed me for a while. So, I finally went to Michael’s Art Store and found a package of Shrink Art. I used a 50% off coupon and walked out with my kit

Shrink plastic flowers

Favourite-things Friday

Shrink plastic!! :D I've been wanting to make these shrink plastic flowers ever since I saw the tutorial on Just Something I Made some weeks ago. I have one sheet of that plastic left from a long t…

Tutorial: Shrink Plastic 101

Tutorial: Shrink Plastic 101

If you’ve been curious about how to use shrink plastic you will want to check out this great beginners video from La Blanche stamps on how to use your stamps and shrink plastic for wonderf…

Find out how to make your own shrinky dinks using garbage! A fun, free recycled craft that your kids (and you!) will love!

Find out how to make your own shrinky dinks using garbage! A fun, free recycled craft that your kids (and you!) will love!

Shrinky Dinks Test Lab – Making you're own shrinky jewelry out of old take out containers instead of buying expensive shrinky dink plastic.

Shrinky Dinks Test Lab – The Wrap-up Of It All…

Hope you all enjoyed the shrinky dinks test lab… I sure did! A reminder, I want to see your creations. If you’re on Flickr, add your pictures to the new Dabbled pool, and/or put a comme…