Learn how to make your own home made cutters!

In this tutorial, I show you my way of making your very own customised ‘do-it-yourself’ cutters using something that can be found in your pantry. You can use this method to make cutters of any shape and size.

This is a simplified version of a premium tutorial called ‘5 Sugar Flowers with DIY Cutters’. The full tutorial comes with downloadable course material which contains templates for 5 different flowers. Click here to see the premium version of this tutorial.

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While not everything on this list is absolutely required, these are the things used in this tutorial video. Of course you are welcome to find alternative ways of doing things and we would love to hear if you've discovered an easier method or better tool to achieve good results. Please note that some items may be listed as sets, and it is usually recommended to have full sets, it may not be neccessary. In most cases, only one item from a set is actually used in the tutorial. Please watch the tutorial before purchasing any items to make sure you are not buying anything you don't need.
Tools & Materials
Oil can

4 litre rectangular shape used in this tutorial.

Heavy Duty Scissors

For tin cutting.


With sharp tip.

Sharp Metal Object

For marking tin surface

Metal Ruler
Can opener

To place on the table for protecting table top

Transparent Sheet
3mm (thick) A4 size

Glass can be used. For flattening petals.

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