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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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Katie is the writer and creator of View From The Fridge. She is also the mom to two adorable little boys (and another baby on the way), and wife to a great guy! She loves to craft, decorate, dream up projects for her home, and she’s learning to love to cook (though not there quite yet). She started View From The Fridge in the fall of 2013. Katie also enjoys coffee, a good glass of wine or beer (when she’s not expecting!), running, and anything outside. She lives in Minnesota and takes full advantage of the wonderful (but short) summer season outside with her family.

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