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Dorm Crafts: A Hogwarts Clipboard and Desk Supplies
Dorm Crafts: Hogwarts Clipboard

A Hogwarts-adorned clipboard shares desk space with a Hogwarts Express pencil cup in this easy, DIY project.

Photo by Jackie Burrell

Everyone uses clipboards, pencils and all those other desk bits and bobs. They're essentials, but a bit drab, no? So why not add a little magic to those study supplies, Hogwarts-style? It's a great dorm craft and it makes a wonderful gift for any Harry Potter fan. And it's easy - especially when you know the trick for using ModPodge on an altered clipboard project without turning your paper into a wrinkly mess!

Materials

  • A plain clipboard from any dime or craft store

  • Scrap paper

  • An exacto knife

  • A large photo - in this case, taken at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter - printed on a color laser printer or color copier. Ink jet ink runs when it gets wet.

  • Mod Podge

  • A foam brush

Then...

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