This toy leather drum is a really easy and cute craft to make as a gift for a young child. Mini versions would also be cute as favors for a child’s music party.
You could experiment with drum sticks too. I was thinking felted pom poms attached to chopsticks? Could be a cute addition!
Keep reading to see how to make it!
Step 1: Take a large clean can and remove both flat ends with a can opener.
Step 2: Cover with paper and tape together
Step 3: Cut two round pieces of leather so it will hang over the edge about 1 1/2 inches
Step 4: Punch 8 equal holes with a leather hole punch tool
Step 5: String thread through the top and bottom tight and tie a knot at the end
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Hi there! I'm Liz Stanley. Born and raised a New Yorker, plus a few newlywed years in charming Hoboken, I now live in the fairytale city of San Francisco with my husband and son. This blog is a collection of simple ideas for making your home and life more crafty and stylish. MORE >>>