Follow Us on Facebook

Get updates from FaveCrafts.com posted directly to your News Feed.

Free Offer
How to Organize Your Craft Room: 15 Room Tours and DIY Organization Ideas

We've asked some of our most popular craft bloggers and designers to show off their space and give us craft room ideas that will help our readers take charge of their lives.

Bonus: Get our newsletter & special offers for free. We will not share or sell your email address. View our Privacy Policy

(1)

Tin Can Pencil Holder

By: Alyice Edrich for The Dabbling Mum

Decorate a Tin Can Pencil Holder with your favorite characters or celebrities, like this one from Alyice Edrich.  Tin can crafts are great for kids, too.  Teachers can also use these pencil holders as recycle crafts for kids in the classroom.

Tin Can Pencil Holder

Materials:

  •  Tin can
  • Old book or magazine
  • Spray paint
  • Acrylic paints
  • Decoupage glue
  • Paint brush
  • Acrylic Sealer
  • Face mask

     

Instructions:

  1. Remove the label from a can of vegetables, then wash and dry the empty can.
     
  2. Put on a mask, then spray the inside and outside of the can and let dry for at least 3 hours.
     
  3. Rip your favorite picture or text out of an old book or magazine.
     
  4. Paint the outside of the can by dry-brushing various colors onto the can, allowing the base color to show through and let dry.
     
  5. Decoupage the torn paper onto the can and let dry.
     
  6. Put on a mask, then spray the inside and outside of the can with Acrylic sealer and let dry overnight.
     
  7. Repeat step six.
     
  8. Repeat the above steps to cover bookends, staplers, catch alls, and other various desktop organizers.

 

 

Your Recently Viewed Projects
Love these projects? Get MORE delivered to your Inbox – FREE Click Here!

All fields required.

Rate & Comment

I have not made this yet so I cannot rate it.
Cancel Reply to Comment

Newsletter Signup

Free Newsletter!

Discover crafting projects, free patterns, tips and special offers. Get free craft projects, how-to crafting tutorials & product reviews.

Please Wait

Thanks for signing up

Sorry, we could not sign you up.

The Best Blogger Crafts
Something worth saving?

Register now for FREE to:

  • SAVE all your favorite crafts
  • ADD personal notes
  • QUICKLY reference your crafts

 

Connect with Us

Find us online

  • Facebook
  • Google Plus
  • Instagram
  • Twitter
  • Pinterest
  • Twitter
  • Blog
  • Email
  • RSS

© Copyright 2014 Prime Publishing, LLC. All rights reserved.

www.favecrafts.com

close

Images from other crafters

There are currently no images from other crafters.

Was This Helpful?YesNo

[Alt-Text]