Introduction: Pretty Pencil Holder

This is something to do if you are bored, or if you need to give someone a homemade gift. What you need:
-Can
-Wrapping Paper or pretty paper or any paper of your choice
-Tape

This is my first Instructable, and I just turned 11.

Without any further ado, let the fun begin!

Step 1: Measuring...

First, get your can out. Take your paper and put it FACE down so that the side you don't want to look at is down. Wrap the paper around your can.

Step 2: Tape

Next, take your handy dandy tape and tape up the part where the two ends meet. You may notice that it can slide right off, so on the top tape some tape connecting the paper to the top of the can. Now for the bottom.

Step 3: Taping the Bottom

Now, it is time to tape the bottom. Wrap up the bottom like you do to the end of wrapping a present. Tape down that to the can. Now, you might have a space where there is can showing on the bottom. No worries, take a sticker or draw and cut out something on a piece of paper and stick it down. I drew a turtle and put it down.

Step 4: The Finishing Touch

Now, you should have a pretty can! Here is the part where you add anything additional like stickers.
Once you are done, add pencils or give as a gift!

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perfectpoet made it! (author)2009-05-04

This is a fun and quick project, makes a good present.

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