1. create a template for the shape you want include a shape for the ipod on the inside.
2. trace shape onto multiple pieces of craft foam.
3. cut out shape and ipod shape in four of the pieces of foam.
4. cut out just the shape in two of the pieces of foam these will be your top and bottom
5. glue the four pieces together and glue them to the base piece.
6. after glue dries paint all the pieces
7. use the 6 metal rings to create a hinge. pierce two of them through the top, then do the same to the bottom, hook the last two between the top and the bottom to connect them.
8. Place ipod in and enjoy :]