Alligator DIY Desk Organizer

Oh snap! Gator-ize your workspace with this DIY desk organizer. It's a fun alligator animal craft for kids to make at home!

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Supplies:

  • Crayola Scissors
  • Crayola Washable Paint
  • Crayola Paint Brush
  • Crayola No-Run Washable School Glue
  • Crayola Construction Paper
  • Crayola No. 2 Pencil
  • Crayola Take Note Permanent Markers
  • Paper Towel Rolls
  • Wiggle Eyes

CIY Staff Tips:

Have another favourite creature? Customize your organizer with a different animal theme

Steps:

1
Step 1

Cut 2 paper towel rolls into thirds.

2
Step 2

Cover paper rolls with paint. Dry 1–2 hours. Add second coat. Dry 1–2 hours.

3
Step 3

Glue paper towel rolls together in a straight line.

4
Step 4

Sketch and cut out head, arms, and tail. Glue to paper towel rolls.

5
Step 5

Sketch and cut out teeth. Glue to inside of mouth.

6
Step 6

Glue wiggle eyes to top of head. Let all glue steps dry 1–2 hours.

7
Step 7

Add details to face and tail with markers.

8
Step 8

Add supplies to paper towel rolls to organize your desk!

  • Occasion:

    • Summer,

    • Décor & Accessories,

    • Back to School

  • Age:

    • 6+,

    • 8+,

    • Tween+


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