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Crayon Flower Holder

Make this Colorful Crayon Flower Holder for your child’s room or as a gift for a favorite teacheer.

Supplies

STYROFOAM™ Brand Foam:
Cube, 5"
Chrysanthemums with leaves, five stems each: orange; purple; yellow
Bright green reindeer moss, one small bag
Patterned scrapbook papers, five different sheets
Crayons, 60 different colors
Pencil
Ruler
Scissors
Wire cutters
Low-temp glue gun and glue sticks
Thick, white craft glue

Instructions

Trace bottom of foam cube onto each of five different papers and cut out. Glue papers to sides and bottom of cube, leaving top open.
 
Use glue gun and refer to photo to adhere crayons around base of cube. Use glue gun to adhere moss to top of cube.
 
Use wire cutters to trim floral stems to various lengths up to 8" long. Insert flowers into top of foam cube in pleasing arrangement. Shape stems and leaves to create balanced look.

This craft is reprinted courtesy of the Dow Corporation makers of  Styrofoam Brand.

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Flower Crafts, Gifts to Make, More School Crafts

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