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The American Button Machines 1-inch machine is easy to use and a fun way to make small buttons.
A 1’’ paper punch is also available to cut your designs to fit.
Size of Button: 1 inch
Button materials available in the Maker Hub for individual use.
For larger quantities of buttons, order supplies here. https://www.americanbuttonmachines.com/collections/round-button-supplies/products/1-pinback-button-set
To help you design your button graphics, a PDF design template is available here.
To use the Maker Hub's button maker, you must attend the following orientation sessions:
Check the Maker Hub Calendar for workshop availability.
Simple instructions for use of the button maker are available in the Maker Hub.