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Shrinky Dinks people pins


Date: Sat Mar 30 2002 - 23:45:10 PST

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Episode: CDS-642

There is a small picture example

Power's People Lapel Pins

poly shrink plastic
colored wire in 20-, 24-, 26- and 28-gauge
needle-nose pliers
round-nose pliers
1/8" hole punch
heat tool
scissors and/or wire nippers
K.P. Studio Collection rubber stamps- discontinued, use any desired
rubber stamps
permanent ink
colored pencils
white glue
fast-drying industrial glue


Stamp and cut out image on poly shrink plastic.
Punch holes for hair, arms and legs.
Shrink plastic using heat tool.
Decorate with beads.
Add brace to attach head and body.
Use wire to create fun hairdos, arms and legs. Add beads if desired.
Glue onto pin back.
Tip - If shrink plastic does not flatten out, use a small block of wood to
gently press piece until cool.