This one I made for my dad, which I'm gonna fill up with as-yet-unknown goodies. He has some stamp collection, so I thought it a good idea to google some SA stamps, print 'em and decoupage them onto the can.
And I thought the stamp theme would make the can suited for a "manly" prezzie.
I painted and stamped up the lid and sealed it with decoupage paint:
I cut out each stamp with a scalloped scissor, and before decoupaging them to the can, I used a gold paint pen to draw around the can rims and just below the rims, so that the can wouldn't show through behind the stamps: