It’s fascinating how many things we can make from simple materials or used objects. Not only do we save money, we also save the environment and have a lot of fun at the same time. This is exactly the case, for example, if you want to make a pencil holder yourself. Here you can transform practically everything and great upcycling projects Implement in no time. In addition, old tin cans, canning jars, plastic bottles and cups, wooden stakes, straws and even toilet paper rolls are also suitable for this purpose. With only a few auxiliary materials and tools such as glue, scissors and string or plucking, wrapping paper and ribbons can be wonderful, original pen holder make. Especially for tinkering with children are such DIY craft ideas highly recommended, because the little ones can not only bring their creativity and imagination, but also develop their fine motor skills.
Make nice pencil holder yourself
Pencil holder itself make from toilet paper rolls
Let’s start with the toilet paper rolls first. This often overlooked by us material actually has a lot of craft potential in itself. The cardboard rolls generally look good in advance as practical bricks in a cylindrical shape and can be easily decorated with wrapping paper and any number of stickers, sequins, rhinestones or beads.
Of course, you can also use colorful craft paper, felt, fabric or Washi tapes and beautify the toilet paper rolls depending on your taste.
From toilet paper rolls and cardboard beautiful pen holder make yourself
Simple picture tutorial for colorful pen holders made of toilet paper rolls
A great DIY idea for pencil holder while crafting with children
Bastelfilz is highly recommended for making pen holders
Very quickly and easily decorate pen holder with tip
Or imagine something…
Especially little boys stand on Angry Birds as decoration motifs
So, from now on do not throw away toilet paper rolls, but accumulate them and great craft projects realize it.
Make a whole fantasy city of Klorollen yourself
Or simply place rolls of different sizes in a cardboard box
The toilet paper rolls can also be easily put together and made into a garland
DIY pencil holder made of tin cans
Similar to toilet paper rolls, old tin cans can be easily upcycled and converted into beautiful pen holders. It is important to wash the cans well first and clean them from the grease and dirt. Then you can simply decorate them with fabric, paper, washi tape, foil, plucking or paint and stick with any other decorative materials. Crafting techniques such as decoupage are of course also perfect here.
Washi tape in black and white with graphic patterns
The decorated tin cans can be easily attached to a wooden board
You can also decorate tin cans with wooden ice stalks
All you need is a tin box, glue and colorful stalks
Such DIY pen holders make the hearts of all design fanatics beat faster
Used corks are just as good for pasting old tin cans
For those of you who like it more funny
Make rustic pencil holders from tin cans with fabric roses and plucking
A chic craft idea for real Shabby Chic fans
Simple string or jute yarn can do wonders
Attach old music paper in thin rolls to the tin can with glue
Let your creativity take over your mind and body!
Or use ready-made forms or stencils
For a classy look, it is recommended to use marble-look film
Pen holders made of preserving jars, plastic bottles, wood and paper
Whether as a hip ball Mason Jars or simply in their classic version, jars are some of the most popular craft materials ever. They can be decorated in a versatile way and will very often turn into original vases, lanterns or pen holders. A popular color technique for decorating mason jars is the coloring from inside. Just pour acrylic paint into the jar and shake it a bit. If possible, you can also use the lid to even better color the glass walls when shaking and turning. On the outer side you can then paint with a paint pen funny faces or other motives or stick on additional decorative elements.
Colorful and funny – the DIY pencil holder made of jars
Make a yellow male as a pen holder
Stop! Do not throw the empty shampoo bottle into the bucket! From this you can make incredible monsters as pencil holders. Below you can see how it works.
You only need: a craft knife, some paper, scissors and an empty shampoo bottle
Bunnies or cats can also be quickly made from plastic bottles
A few colorful zippers and there we have these cool DIY pencil holders
Decorate your crafting creations to your heart’s content!
Make pencil holders out of packaging
Old PC boards are also very good as crafting material
Just like old paper or cardboard
A lot of craftsmanship and a good luck wishes you the Freshideen-Redaktion!