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1-inch Button Machine

1-inch button maker
Requires Instruction?: 

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.

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:

  • Introduction to the Maker Hub

Check the Maker Hub Calendar for workshop availability.

Simple instructions for use of the button maker are available in the Maker Hub.