Mini Craft Caddy

  • Grades 1-3
  • Young Adult
  • All Ages

Organize small craft components using upcycled coffee pods and craft sticks! A great way to keep small items from getting lost.


  • Acrylic Paint Jars, 24 Assorted colors
  • Premium Paint Set, 24 pack
  • Wood Beads Tub
  • Jumbo Craft Sticks
  • 5 Coffee Pods
  • Craft Glue
  • Scissors


Step 1. Gather your supplies.

Step 2.

Line up (8) jumbo craft sticks and glue (2) jumbo craft sticks horizontally across to attach them all together. This will be the base of the craft caddy.

Step 3.

Paint the base teal.

Step 4.

Paint (16) large square beads hot pink.

Step 5.

Glue to the base as shown.

Step 6.

Paint (4) jumbo craft sticks green.

Step 7.

Glue the green craft sticks on top of the beads.

Step 8.

Glue another layer of beads on top of the green craft sticks.

Step 9.

Paint (4) jumbo craft sticks yellow.

Step 10.

Glue the yellow craft sticks on top of beads.

Step 11.

Cut a 12″ piece of hot pink paracord and cut both ends, so they are not sealed.

Step 12.

Pull out the white cording from the inside of the pink paracord.

Step 13.

Slide wire into the length of the paracord.

Step 14.

Curl the ends of the wire as shown and hot glue each end to secure.

Step 15.

Attach to the caddy as shown.

Step 16.

Place (5) coffee pods in the center for easy carrying and storage!