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DIY pencil-shaped hall pass for your favorite teacher

Carolina can't remember a time when she didn't love to craft. When she's not working at the computer, she's behind a sewing machine, wielding a glue gun, or chasing her two young boys. She loves visiting with her family, snuggles with he...

Give teachers a gift they can use with this hall pass DIY

Looking for a simple gift for your child's teacher? Every teacher needs hall passes for students to head down to the bathroom or office, and this hall pass is both functional and decorative.

Give teachers a gift they can use with this hall pass DIY

Supplies:

Chipboard
Paint in pink, gray, yellow and tan
Paintbrushes
Scissors
Ruler
Pencil
Permanent Marker

1. Measure the width of the pencil on the chipboard. It should be 3.5 inches.

Give teachers a gift they can use with this hall pass DIY

2. Mark the end for painting in the eraser and metal fastener. One line 2 inches from an end, and one 2-3/4 inches from the same end.

Give teachers a gift they can use with this hall pass DIY

3. On the other end, mark 2.5 inches for the pencil point.

Give teachers a gift they can use with this hall pass DIY

4. Mark the point of the pencil in the center of the same end.

Give teachers a gift they can use with this hall pass DIY

5. Draw a line from the points in Step 3 to the point in Step 4.

Give teachers a gift they can use with this hall pass DIY

6. Cut out the pencil shape.

Give teachers a gift they can use with this hall pass DIY

7. Paint the pencil shape.

Give teachers a gift they can use with this hall pass DIY

8. Allow paint to dry. Paint the back. Then allow to dry again.

Give teachers a gift they can use with this hall pass DIY

9. Use permanent marker to outline, draw in the lines, and write the teacher's name and any other important information.

Give teachers a gift they can use with this hall pass DIY

10. Add a ribbon through a hole at the end, if you like.

Your hall pass is ready to wander the halls of the school...

Give teachers a gift they can use with this hall pass DIY

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