Shrinky Dinks are (still) amazing to watch!
Craft Lab: Shrinky Dinks
Frosted Ruff 'n Ready Shrinky Dink plastic
toaster ovens and/or heat guns
(optional, but nice--jewelry findings (earring backs, pendant bails, pin backs, adjustable-size ring blanks, etc. and E-6000 glue)
2. Cut out your design. If you want holes in your final product (to add it to a necklace, for instance), punch them now. Remember, your hole will shrink too, so a standard size paper hole punch will shrink down to just the right size for a jewelry wire to go through.
3. Bake it in a toaster oven (or blast it with a heat gun) following the instructions on the package.
(during--look at that curl!)
(whoa! it flipped all the way over!)
Variations to try:Feeling brave? Try rings!
Want an even cheaper option? Dig through your recycling bin for #6 recyclable plastics, then follow this tutorial