Yesterday afternoon in The Motherhood, a band of wonderfully creative women came together to share their ideas on beautiful teacher’s gifts for the end of the school year. They focused on what they could make that would be both meaningful AND budget-friendly. Check out the amazing ideas that Amy at Modge Podge Rocks and her creative co-hosts came up with…
If you’re looking for something cute that you can store a gift card in, try one of these:
Smoothie cups with gift certificates posted by Cindy, Skip to my Lou
How about some fun projects that the kids can help you with?
Melted crayon art posted by Emily, The Motherhood
Shrinky Dink kid art necklace posted by Heather, Dollar Store Crafts
Teacher office supply clock posted by Amy, Mod Podge Rocks
Painted flower pots posted by Angie, The Country Chic Cottage
Scrabble magnets posted by Brandie, Journey of 1000 Stitches
Easy alphabet rocks posted by Jodi Kahn, Simply Sublime
Or maybe a delicious treat that your child’s teacher can enjoy?
Brownie mix in a jar posted by Brandie, Journey of 1000 Stitches
Chocolate bar printable posted by Pauline, Club Chica Circle
Mini Apple Oreo Pops posted by Amy, Mod Podge Rocks
We’ve even got some super cute ideas for craft supplies!
School supplies cake posted by Cooper, The Motherhood
Oven mitt filled with school supplies posted by Erin, The Motherhood
Scrapbooking kit posted by Sara, The Clever Pink Pirate
Spiffy personalized scissors posted by Amy, Mod Podge Rocks
And we went crazy for these adorable notepad, journal and book ideas!
Journal gift pack with personal touches posted by Lynnee, Club Chica Circle
Handmade bookmarks posted by Brandie, Journey of 1000 Stitches
DIY Photo notepads posted by Jodi Kahn, Simply Sublime
Notecard printable and fabric notepad covers posted by Cindy, Skip to my Lou
Personalized apple notebook covers posted by Amy, Mod Podge Rocks
You could also send them into summer and to the beach with style…
Beach tote posted by Cindy, Skip to my Lou
Beach treat towel posted by Cooper, The Motherhood
Cute pillowcase tote posted by Jodi Kahn, Simply Sublime
And on to the rest of the beautiful gifts the amazingly crafty ladies had to share:
Duct tape dry erase board posted by Sara, The Clever Pink Pirate
Calculator and flowers with free printables posted by Cindy, Skip to my Lou
Decoupage plates posted by Emily, The Motherhood
Classroom door decor posted by Pauline, Club Chica Circle
“Days of the Week” pill box filled with sayings and treats and decorated photo holder posted by Cindy, Skip to my Lou
Also, be sure to check out these wonderful links that were shared:
Teacher appreciation series by Cindy, Skip to My Lou: http://www.skiptomylou.org/teacher-appreciation-ideas
Parade Magazine’s list of favorite teacher gifts: http://www.parade.com/news/2012/05/14-teachers-most-appreciated-gifts.html
Wow. So many amazing ideas! We had such a lovely time discussing all the beautiful things we can do to thank our children’s teachers for being so wonderful! Can’t wait to see what brilliant crafts these ladies will come up with next!