WHEN LIFE GIVES YOU BOTTLE CAPS…

9-Painted Caps

I learned how to make these bottle cap charms from my good friend, Thom Wilder.  He creates some of the most incredible hand-made jewelry I’ve ever seen.  Follow OilCanTommy on Instagram to see his work.

I use regular bottle caps…

1-Bottle Caps

And pound them with a hammer until they are flat…

2-Smashing Caps

Then I torch them to remove all the paint…

4-Torching Caps

They will look like this…

7-Raw Caps

Then I paint them with enamel paint…

8-Painting Caps

Once they are baked in the oven, they are ready to be attached to my candles…

Finished Candles2

Finished Candles

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4 thoughts on “WHEN LIFE GIVES YOU BOTTLE CAPS…

  1. […] WHEN LIFE GIVES YOU BOTTLE CAPS…. […]

  2. robin Bailey ward says:

    Greetings from VA… love the bottle caps Guy!

  3. robin Bailey ward says:

    Greetings from VA… love the bottle caps Guy! And that Thom Wilder….so much talent!

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