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DIY Teacher Gift Idea: Crayon Pencil Holder and Vase

duck tape flowersWe love easy crafts for kids at this house. If I am going to craft, those little people are going to want to help, so it is really easier for me to pick things that they can help with. We needed a DIY Teacher gift idea for the first day of school, and decided to make a crayon pencil holder/ vase.

You guys, it does not get any easier than this!DIY teacher gift idea Crayola pencil holder

Step 1: Eat something from a can. Save the can and wash it very good. Peel the label from the can.crayola crafts

Step 2: Wrap the top with duct tape. Half on the can and half left sticking out.

Step 3: Fold the extra part of the tape over, into the can.

Step 4: Plug in the hot glue gun and grab the crayons.

Step 5: Decide where you want the crayons to line up. We had the points start where the tape stopped.DIY Crayola crafts

Step 6: Place a small line of hot glue where it will hit the middle of the crayon.

Step 7: Place the first few crayons.

Repeat steps 6 & 7 until you have covered the can in crayons. Let it dry.

Fill it something fun, like duct tape flowers, school supplies, gift card, etc.

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That is it! Here is the easiest DIY Teacher gift idea you will find. It is fast, cheap and easy! YAY!

Heather Brummett

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