I rinsed and dried the can.
- Then I removed the bottom
with the can opener. I cut a 9" circle from the fabric.
- Then my Mom and I finished
the edges of the circle by passing the raw edges through
the flame of the candle.
- Then I hot glued the fabric
circle to the top of the coffee can.
- Then I stretched the big
rubber band around the top of the can where glue is.
- Then I trimmed the fabric.
Then I covered the sides of the can with paper.
- Then I put stickers on the
paper on the can.
- Then I glued the beads to
the ends of the dowels.
- Then I painted it with
- Then I typed my
When you hit the top of the drum
the sound travels through the top and into the body of the
drum. Make sure you don't have the bottom covered up. If you
do, it will make a different sound.
If you hit the top of the drum
hard you will have a louder sound. If you hit the top
softer, the sound will be quieter.
If you stretch it very much,
there will be a lower sound.
If you use the big end of your
drum stick there will be a booming sound. If you use the
little end there will be a tapping sound.