Tanya shows off some cute homemade gifts for school teachers!
Materials for the DIY Colored Pencil Vase:
- A pack of colored pencils
- Silk flowers
- Pringles can
- Hot glue gun
Materials for the Pencil Flowers:
- 24 pencils
- Basket or Tupperware
- Crinkle Paper
- Foam flowers
Materials for the Apple Pot:
- Clay flower pot
- Clay flower pot bottom
- Fake flower leaf
- Red paint
Directions for the vase:
- Cut the Pringles can about an inch or two below the tip of the pencils.
- Take a glue gun and glue the pencils all the way around the can!
- Place the flowers inside and presto!
Directions for the flowers:
- Fill the basket or plastic container with green crinkle paper (put aside)
- Then take your pencils and place the eraser through the holes in the flowers to create the stem.
- Place the pencil flowers into the basket with the crinkle paper.
- Arrange to taste!
Directions for the Apple Pot:
- Paint flower pot and flower pot bottom with red paint. Let dry.
- Glue cork and leaf to the top to look like apple stem and leaf.
- Fill with school supplies, inspirational quotes, etc!
Do It Yourself Gift Ideas for Teachers - Home & Family
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