DIY Projects

Amazing creations from our customers, staff and ideas we love from the web!

DIY Decor For Every Season

DIY Decor For Every Season

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Interested in creating your own decor this year? We would love to help! Online Metals has decided to curate a progressive blog article with metal DIY decor for every season.
Online Metals Maker Academy

Start Metalworking Today with 15 Beginner Videos

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We understand back-to-school looks a little different this year, so we want to do our best to help you fulfill your dreams and to continue inspiring makers and fabricators around the world. Our team has compiled a masterclass YouTube playlist, Online Metals Maker Academy, to help you expand your metalworking skill set and take on new challenges. Learn metalworking through videos from experts around the globe and get started today!
Partitions for Essential Businesses

Helping Essential Businesses with Partitions

At Online Metals, we realize that our metals and plastics can play a critical role in preventing the viruses spread and provide safety & security. We've organized a quick how-to for you to help the cause by creating inexpensive protective plastic partitions.

DIY Yagi-Uda Antenna with Jim

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A longtime customer of ours made a DIY Yagi-Uda antenna to pick up television channels. Check out his work and see how you can make one for yourself!

DIY Copper Gift Ideas

Make your own DIY Copper gift for this holiday! A versatile metal that can be used to give a rustic or highly modern aesthetic, see what you can do!

DIY Copper Wreath

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A highly versatile design, this DIY Copper Wreath is simple and can fit any fall or winter aesthetic. Show off your crafty side in five steps!

DIY Wind Chimes

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DIY wind chimes are a classic, simple, and customizable project! You can make them in just a few steps but have almost endless ways to make them your own!

DIY Bangle in Copper

A classic and stunning piece of jewelry, learn how to make a DIY Bangle in just a few easy steps! Verrsatile, you can match it to whatever style you want.
diy skeleton pumpkins

DIY Skeleton Pumpkins

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Spooky sparkly metal Halloween decor - DIY Metal Skeleton Pumpkins! Easy DIY metal pumpkins spice up indoors or outdoors for Halloween, Fall & Thanksgiving.

DIY Acid Etching

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DIY Acid Etching is an art style that is easy to learn, but difficult to master. But one of the best parts about the process is that it can be used in a variety of different styles. Printing plates, decorative plates, jewelry, and knife blades are all popular items to etch.