There are so many reasons to make your own pencil case, but when making your own DIY colored pencil holder, you will want to see some ready made examples for inspiration or it’s also a great way to get direct methods into storing your colored pencils.
My students and kids pencils used to be all over the place, when they’d come home, they’d just dump them anywhere they’d see an empty space.
Even sometimes, inside plastic bottles if you can believe it.
Below I will share the best way to make DIY pencil holders with simple school supplies and art supplies; because #frugallife am I right?
DIY craft colored pencil holders
Check out some super cute examples of pencil holders below. I LOVE how each one of them can be replicated in a simple manner and with simple craft supplies.
The mason jar ones would also make a great gift.
Another way you can save money? personally make your own gifts instead of buying them!
Why do people like personally made gifts?
The trend of personalised gifts is on the rise. People are increasingly making their own gifts instead of buying them from shops. There are many reasons why people prefer to make their own gifts, but one of the main ones is that they get to express themselves in a more personal way.
Nowawadays you can even make your own personalised coloring books! Pretty neat right?
Another reason is saving money. I’m all about saving money.
This post will provide you with a guide on how you can make your own pencil holders, which includes why people prefer to make their own personalised items instead of buying them from shops.
Another reason is because you may want to personalise them with someone’s name.
This is a great way to show you love and care for them!
Check out this DIY pen stand. Click on the picture and it’ll take you to Instagram to see the full tutorial:
Mason Jars Pencil Holder
This super cute tutorial is PERFECT if you’re looking to DIY the whole thing.
The tutorial is also in the caption. You can use a mason jar with a holder on the right side or the left side.
This pencil holder was made using two painter’s tapes.
You can make your own in minutes using washi tape and use your own favorite color combos.
How cute is that? These items are also useable, so don’t forget that!
Fun DIY pencil holder
If you’ve ever wondered why teachers hoard those soup cans, well, this is why!
Check out this super cute penguin themed DIY pencil holders.
If you have some scrapbook paper, you can even create your own masterpiece to wrap the pencil can holder with. The good news is these materials are easy access in the craft room.
If you’re looking to DIY things in the future (not just for pencil holders, these items are great):
- hot glue
- pencil pouches
- paper clips
- fabric pencil
- paint brushes
- decorative papers
- glue stick
- cardboard tubes (just save the toiler rolls 😉
DIY pencil holder ideas
This super cute caterpillar themed DIY pencil holder is long and best part about it is that it would fit ALL the things for the kids when they come home.
It’s also a great DIY project and requires a low amount of crafting supplies.
A pencil holder is a great DIY gift idea for teachers, friends or family members.
It’s easy to make and can be customized with any color and design you want.
This is a simple diy gift idea that anyone can do. All you need is some scrapbook paper, mod podge, scissors, some paint and a pencil holder.
Colorful DIY pencil holder you can make in less than 5 minutes
A pencil holder is a simple and inexpensive DIY project that you can make in less than 5 minutes.
It’s a great way to add color and organization to your desk.
– A pencil holder or container with a lid (the container should be deep enough so that the pencils don’t fall out)
– Colored paper or wrapping paper
– Glue, scissors, and tape
-empty tin (use the soup ones)
This last one is a great one to make with pieces of wood or stray wood.
Either way, all these ideas are a great idea to work on in the new school year.
Don’t forget to check out so many DIY crafts and hands-on ideas here for kids.
This year, we are trying to save as much as we can and this is just some of the ways we are trying to save!