Button Maker

An Button Maker uses a hand press, metal, and plastic to create buttons that can be made into pins, magnets, keychains and more. Users can use photos, printed paper, or artwork to create custom projects. A Circle Paper Punch is provided to help users cut their image or artwork to the proper size. 

There is no certification class necessary to use the Button Maker. Instructions are provided in the MakerSpace and tutorials are provided below.  

Any user under age 16 must be supervised by a responsible party at least 18 years old.

 Important Information on using the Button Maker

 Machine Specs

  • Brand: American Button Maker
  • Size: Makes 2.25" Buttons

Other Resources and Helpful Info

The Button Maker was purchased with funds from the City of Norfolk and is supported in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act as administered by the Nebraska Library Commission.