Crafty Pen Holder

Duration: short

Age: toddler, child

Skill for Bub: Hand/eye coordination, Just for fun


Get the kids together to make this simple but useful crafty pen holder for mum and dad.

member entry of the monthThis is a Pencil holder that I made with my two boys as a birthday present for their dad. – Nayarett, Karori – Wellington

You will need

  • Ice blocks sticks (that we collected during summer)
  • Glue
  • A small cardboard box
  • Some seashells and pieces of paua (from our trips to the beach)

You will need

  1. Glue the ice blocks sticks around the cardboard box and decorate with the seashells.
  2. Let it dry overnight – Simple!