• DIY Teacher GiftDIY Teacher Gift Looking for the perfect, unique craft to give your favorite teacher? This DIY Teacher Gift would be an adorable way to show much you appreciate your favorite teacher! This project will shine bright and add that "homey" feel to their decor!

    To make this DIY Teacher Gift, you will need:

    • Unfinished Wood Panels - 10x10
    • White Card Stock - 12x12
    • Scotch Expressions Masking Tape - Yellow Ruler
    • Chevron Washi Tape - Raven Black
    • Black and White Baker's Twine
    • Permanent Tape Roller
    • Scissors
    • Cricut Explore (or similar cutting machine)


    Cut the large apple base with a cutting machine from the white card stock. 



    Starting in the center of the apple, press the yellow ruler masking tape on the apple cut out until the entire apple is covered. 



    Trim the excess tape off from around the edges of the card stock.



    Place the chevron washi tape across the apple in pattern of your choice. 



    Apply a healthy amount of permanent tape roller to the back of the completed apple and press it firmly on to the wood base. 

    Cut a 12 ft. long strand of Baker's Twine and wrap it around the wood case until you can tie it off with a bow on the front. 



    Now your favorite teacher can see just how much you appreciate them and all that they do! Go get crafting!

    Katie from Sweet Rose Studio

    Katie is a former elementary school teacher, and currently a stay-at-home momma by trade. She is the writer and creator at Sweet Rose Studio. Her blog is dedicated to sharing the best crafts, recipes, DIY home tutorials and anything else that promotes a happy home. Katie has a passion for party planning and styling and can regularly be found with a sippy cup in one hand and a glue gun in the other, with a camera hanging around her neck.