Candy Trays

By  Loretta Mateik 

size: 2"x5"

  • Candy Trays


  • Recycled toilet paper tube
  • Cardstock: pink, black


  • DecoArt Americana Acrylic Paints: Bubblegum Pink, Santa Red
  • Decorative-edge scissors
  • Craft glue

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, ruler, black marker, paintbrush, newspaper (to cover work surface)
  • 1. For tray shape, cut toilet paper tube roll in half vertically. Cut one section in half lengthwise.
  • 2. On covered work surface, paint outside of tray Bubblegum Pink or Santa Red. Let dry.
  • 3. For heart ends, cut two 3" pink card stock hearts. Cut off heart points. Use black marker to draw dots on hearts and write "4U" or "B Mine." Use decorative-edge scissors to trim heart edges.
  • 4. Glue heart ends on either side of tray. Let dry.
  • 5. Measure and cut 2"x3" black cardstock rectangle. Glue black rectangle inside tray. Trim edges even or use decorative-edge scissors to trim edges.
  • 6. Fill tray with treats or candies.