Button maker

Item Description Loan Period Inventory*
Button maker

Must be reserved prior to use by filling out this form.  Must be used in Steenbock Library during regular library hours.

If you are trying to make a same day reservation, please call (608)262-1371 for expedited handling of your request.

Includes round button maker, circle cutter and instructions.

Button supplies may be purchased from the Steenbock Library vending machine – packets of everything needed to make 25 pin backed buttons in one of two sizes:

  • 1 inch – $1.00 for 25 buttons
  • 2.25 inch – $1.50 for 25 buttons

IMPORTANT! If you are making more than 200 buttons, you will need to order supplies a week in advance directly from www.americanbuttonmachines.com.  If ordering from American Button Machines, select  1 inch OR 2.25 inch sizes ONLY.  Many styles are available but they must be in these sizes in order to work with our machine.  Examples:

4 hours 1

Watch – How to make a 1 inch button

Vending machine 1 inch button packet includes:

Watch – How to make a pinback button

Vending machine 2.25 inch pinback button packet includes: