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Make a Pencil Holder with Popsicle Sticks

Five Parts:Preparing the templateBuilding the first triangleConstructing the rest of the pencil holderAdding a baseFinishing the holder

Popsicle sticks are useful for all sorts of things beyond holding an iced treat. They make an excellent pencil holder when neatly stacked together, as shown in this tutorial. When completed, you can paint it in any color you fancy, or decorate it with craft items.

Part 1 of 5: Preparing the template

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    Place one of the popsicle sticks on a sheet of paper. Measure its length. In this case, the stick measured 11cm/4.3".
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    Construct an equilateral triangle based on the length of the popsicle stick.

Part 2 of 5: Building the first triangle

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    Place one of the popsicle sticks over any one side of the constructed triangle.
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    Squirt a bit of glue on one end of the popsicle stick.