Busy, Busy Bee Pencil Holder

Busy, Busy Bee Pencil Holder

Posted by DecoArt on Apr 8th 2020

Make this simply adorable pencil holder with Americana® Multi-Surface Acrylics.


    • craft glue
    • small and medium brushes
    • pipe cleaners
    • glass jar



    Let dry completely between painting steps.

    1. Use a medium brush to paint the top part of the jar in Canary. Use a small brush to paint horizontal stripes on the bottom portion of the jar in Black Tie. Use craft glue to adhere two white pipe cleaner "antennas" to the top of the jar. (Refer to photo for placement.)
    2. Instruction #1
    3. Use a small brush to paint the bee's face: eyes and mouth in Black Tie; cheeks in Pink Cadillac.
    4. Instruction #2
    5. Twist yellow and white pipe cleaners into a figure 8 for the wings.
    6. Instruction #3
    7. Adhere the wings to the back of the jar with craft glue.
    8. Instruction #4