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May 02 2014
4 years ago
1:52 PM MST

Easy Pencil Vase (Teacher Appreciation Gift)

May 02, 2014 @ 1:52 PM MST
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Easy Pencil Vase Hip2Save

Feeling crafty and want to make something special to celebrate Teacher Appreciation Day next week? Try making this super easy and cute pencil vase sure to brighten any teacher’s day!

To make this project you’ll need:

  • Vase (pictured is a 6 inch rectangle shaped vase from the craft store)
  • Pencils ( I used about 40)
  • Glue Gun
  • Glue Sticks
  • Ribbon (pictured ribbon is from Michael’s Craft Store)

How to make a pecil vase for teacher Hip2Save

Directions:

Start with one corner and attach pencils with hot glue to the vase, making sure they are straight up and down. I also made sure the writing on the pencil was facing the same direction but that’s totally up to you. It’s easier to put a line of glue on the vase and press down a pencil to attach. Go all the way around the vase until covered. Tie ribbon around the middle and add flowers.

Pecil Vase Hip2Save
That’s it! Super easy, fun and affordable. I even used flowers from my own yard! I think my child’s teacher will love this, don’t you?

Cute Teacher Vase for Teachers Hip2Save


Also be sure to check out this post with everything you need to create personalized and fun gift card holders for all your favorite teachers.

Written by Lina for Hip2Save. Lina is a proud mom of 2 small kids who loves photography, all holidays, cooking, thrift store makeovers, bargain shopping, and DIY makeovers. Her goal is to create a beautiful life and stylish home on a dime! To see all of Lina’s recipes created just for Hip2Save, click here.

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