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30 mins

Ideas everyday
This is not my original project. I got it from the book The Guerilla Art Kit by Keri Smith. This is super fun.

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  • How to make a toy. Portable Idea Dispenser - Step 1
    Step 1

    Here is a picture of the book.

  • How to make a toy. Portable Idea Dispenser - Step 2
    Step 2

    The pattern: Please print(hard paper works best), then cut on the red lines and fold on the black

  • How to make a toy. Portable Idea Dispenser - Step 3
    Step 3

    Then color so it's all pretty

  • How to make a toy. Portable Idea Dispenser - Step 4
    Step 4

    Fold and insert all the tabs together except for these two

  • How to make a toy. Portable Idea Dispenser - Step 5
    Step 5

    Like so

  • How to make a toy. Portable Idea Dispenser - Step 6
    Step 6

    Side(ish) view

  • How to make a toy. Portable Idea Dispenser - Step 7
    Step 7

    Cut a bunch of small strips of paper that will fit into the dispenser and glue the ends together

  • How to make a toy. Portable Idea Dispenser - Step 8
    Step 8

    Write cute ideas for daily life on them. Separate with dotted lines

  • How to make a toy. Portable Idea Dispenser - Step 9
    Step 9

    Wrap them in a tight circle around a pencil

  • How to make a toy. Portable Idea Dispenser - Step 10
    Step 10

    Put in the box like so

  • How to make a toy. Portable Idea Dispenser - Step 11
    Step 11

    Push in the left flap

  • How to make a toy. Portable Idea Dispenser - Step 12
    Step 12

    Then fold the paper down

  • How to make a toy. Portable Idea Dispenser - Step 13
    Step 13

    And last the left goes in

  • Step 14

    Now you're done so dispense ideas through out the world

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water and fire fairy
water and fire fairy · 8 projects
wow what if you fill it with little jokes to cheer you up
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Summer B.
Summer B. · 6 projects
I am in the middle of making this right now! Happy
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Creative Whimsy
Creative Whimsy · Perth, Western Australia, AU · 5 projects
This is Awesome Happy
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K
K · London, GB · 42 projects
I have this book!
Love it!
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CO + K User

Inspirational things, like quotes
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Abby K.
Abby K. · 1 project
What kind of things do you put on the strips?
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CO + K User

I cut skinny strips and then glued them together
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Abby K.
Abby K. · 1 project
What do you use for the paper if u want it to be skinny but long? Really Long!
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Felecity W.
Felecity W. · U.S. Air Force Academy, Colorado, US · 86 projects
You could make this really quick if you use the little boxes scrapbooking tape comes in. All you would have to do is color box and insert ideas.
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Emily C.
Emily C. · Fort Worth, Texas, US · 4 projects
adorable! great idea! thx for posting! i'll have to make this soon! ^-^
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