Cardboard Tube Desk Organizer

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by Eileen Farley, A.C. Moore Craftologist

Cardboard Tube Desk Organizer

Easily organize your desk or your child’'s desk with cardboard tubes and a few craft supplies, and then let the creativity flow.

Make your own, snap a picture, and share using #ACMooreInspired.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:an hour + drying time

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Cut paper towel and toilet paper tubes into two 2”" tall, two 3”" tall, two 4”" tall, and one 5"” tall pieces.
  • 2
    Paint the wood plaque and all the cut tubes with the acrylic paints and let dry.
  • 3
    Glue the 5”" tall tube onto the center of the plaque. Glue the other tubes around the center tube, with the smallest in front. Let the glue set.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:an hour + drying time

Project Supplies

  • •Walnut Hollow 6-3/4" Wood Round Plaque
  • •Assorted Paints, Foam Brushes & Cardboard Tubes (Paper Towel & Toilet Paper Rolls Work Well Here)
  • •Elmer’s Washable Clear School Glue
  • •Ruler & Scissors