Here's a simple way to add some functionality to a log from the the firewood pile or a score of driftwood you snagged by the local river. It's a easy project, but a sharp way to add a little outdoor texture and warmth to your computer desk or work area. And it couldn't be more basic to execute. Find wood, drill, sand, done.
If you're not much for colored pencils, you could easily use a large bit to make holes for hand tools, shop shears, leatherwork tools, or whatever you use to stay creative. Get the full tutorial at Strawberry Chic - DIY Tuesday: Rustic Pencil Holder