Create a unique and eco-friendly pencil holder craft using recycled plastic bottles and pipe cleaners. With minimal supplies and simple steps, learn how to turn your trash into a useful and creative desk accessory.
Do you need an imaginative and sustainable way to craft a pencil holder? Your search is over! This DIY pencil holder from plastic bottles and pipe cleaners is a perfect way to reuse items around the home. It’s simple, affordable, and a great activity for the entire family to enjoy. It’s a fun and creative way to upcycle and make something useful for your desk. It’s also easy to create and customize with colors and decorations. So, without wasting much time, let’s start crafting!
Handmade Pencil Holder Craft Using Plastic Bottles, Pipe Cleaners & Straw
- Plastic Bottles
- Colored Straws
- Pipe Cleaners
- Double Side Tape
- Artificial Flowers
- Hot Glue
Step 1: Cutting Plastic Bottle In Half
Let’s begin the craft by taking a plastic bottle and cutting it in half using a cutter. Be careful while cutting the bottle.
Step 2: Taking The Bottom Part Of The Bottle
Take the bottom half of the bottle to craft a pencil holder.
Step 3: Applying Hot Glue On The Bottle
Apply hot glue using a hot glue gun on the side surface of the bottle.
Step 4: Pasting Another Bottle
Cut the other bottle in half and take its bottom half. Paste it adjacent to the previously cut half of the bottle.
Step 5: Applying Double Side Tape
Next, take a double side tape and wrap it around the plastic bottles.
Step 6: Removing The White Layer Of Tape
Remove the top white layer of the double side tape.
Step 7: Getting Colorful Drinking Straws
Now, grab some colorful drinking straws.
Step 8: Pasting Half Of The Straws On Bottles
Cut a straw of the bottle length and paste it between the bottles.
Step 9: Pasting More Straws
Similarly, paste half of the straws on the bottles.
Step 10: Covering Plastic Bottles With Straws
Cover the plastic bottles by pasting straws around them.
Step 11: Covering Top Edge With Pipe Cleaners
Now, take two pipe cleaners and paste them on the top circumference of each bottle using hot glue.
Step 12: Letting It Dry
After pasting straws and pipe cleaners, let them dry for a few minutes.
Step 13: Pasting Artificial Flowers
Once the pencil holder is dried, paste artificial flowers on the pencil holder.
Step 14: Decorating Pencil Holder
You can customize the decoration by adding different flowers or any other decorative items to your pencil holder.
DIY Pencil Holder Is Ready To Hold Stationery Items!
Hurray! Your Pencil Holder Craft Using Plastic Bottles and Straws is ready to hold stationery items on your desk.
This DIY pencil holder is a great way to organize and store stationery items. Kids can create the best out of waste through this craft activity that will help them to store their pens, pencil, colors, and other stationery items. Make your own pencil holder today and get organized! Happy Crafting!
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