If you have an unusual name, personalized gifts can be tough to find. A quick and easy alternative is to make your own version using a plain item, such as this once all-white pencil case.
Spellbinders Die Templates L3-01 Indulgence Font, S4-092 Stars 5
WorldWin DoubleMates Perfect Plum
ColorMates Deep Terrific Teal papers
1. We purchased four Styrofoam balls (two that were 4″, one 8″ and one 10″).
2. We painted them a shade of brown so that the white was not seen in between the corks. I hung them to dry overnight.
3. Next, I hot glued the corks on one by one.
4. I glued a line of corks around the center and then filled in one half. Then I flipped it over and filled in the other half row by row. Occasionally the bottom of a cork had to be trimmed down some to fit into a tighter space.
By: Jennifer Ellefson