DIY Graduation Centerpiece
You easily create a fun and festive Graduation Centerpiece that adds all the elements of a graduation celebration. We are still in the midst graduation season and there a lot of fun decorations to help celebrate this monumental event. This centerpiece will light up a room with its bright school colors, whimsical gradation year, pretty flowers and sparkling lights. Some of the items used to create this centerpiece you may already have around your house. This can be made quickly even if you are short on time preparing for a graduation party.
Materials Used to Make the Graduation Centerpiece
- Glass Vase
- 2015 Wood Letters
- Wood Skewers
- Acrylic Paint in School Colors
- Battery Operated LED String Lights (available at craft and party stores)
- Ribbon in School Colors
- Double-Sided Tape
- Twist Ties
- Embroidery Floss in School Colors
- Black Stiff Felt
- Black Button
- Masking Tape
Instructions to make the Graduation Centerpiece
Apply double-sided tape down the back of the vase and wrap strips of ribbon around the vase, alternating the colors. This is a very quick way to decorate a vase and the ribbon can be easily removed to restore the vase back to normal.
Paint the numbers in alternating school colors. Using a hot glue gun, attach the numbers together, arranging them slightly overlapping as shown above.
Glue the mini graduation hat to the number 2 and arrange school colored flowers inside the vase to finish your fun graduation centerpiece!