I spent the weekend coming up with a few different variations of back to school gift ideas. Using a block of pre-cut craft wood, these pencil holders are a fun gift idea for a teacher or student. All you need is a household drill and some paint to customize them.
I made a rustic version of the holder for my daughter’s desk:
But there are several different ways to make it your own using chalkboard paint, stencils, etc. Here’s one I made with a writing quote:
Click here to check out the step by step tutorial and other ideas you can use to customize yours!