Looking for some easy Mother’s Day crafts that a toddler can do? We’ve rounded up some really cute ideas that are perfect for preschoolers and little hands.
Mom will love getting one of these handmade gifts and they can be a keepsake forever!
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All About My Mommy
This All About My Mom printable pack would be perfect on its own or to add to a handmade gift or card! My kids get a real kick out of answering these questions- and you’ll get a kick out of their hilarious answers 🙂
If you want one that includes grandma, click here!
Your little one will love doing this craft. It involves paint, fingers and smushing said paint and finger onto a canvas.
- Mini canvas and easel
- Sticky back plastic/ contact paper
- A heart shaped cutter to draw around
Mother’s Day Dandelion Card
Using Q-tips and paint, your toddler can create this simple but beautiful Mother’s Day dandelion card for momma.
- Washable kids paint
- Craft scissors
- Permanent marker
- Fine point permanent marker
RELATED: 10 Easy Flower Crafts for Toddlers
Handprint Flower Picture Frame
Create some memories (and giggles) by tracing your toddler’s handprints for the flowers. Use a favorite picture for a cute keepsake.
- Picture frame
- White card stock
- Pom poms
- Pipe cleaners
- Acrylic Paint & brush
Doily Vase Flower Craft
Your toddler can help paint the doily and glue the flowers together to make these super cute flower bouquets!
DOILY VASE FLOWER CRAFT FOR KIDS
9th February 2018 by Kate Williams 3 Comments
Not going to lie, I am more than a little bit in love with this super sweet doily vase flower craft, it’s super cute right? (Although is it a vase or a bouquet? Either works for me!) It includes doilys which are my new favourite super cheap material and it’s perfect for spring or Mothers Day. And it’s pretty – did I mention that? Ok, let’s get on with how to make this easy flower craft.
doily vase flower craft for kids preschool
DOILY FLOWER CRAFT MATERIALS:
- Watercolour paints
- Craft sticks / popsicle sticks
- Coloured card
Monoprint Heart Cards
Your little one will have such fun painting these monoprint heart cards! You may need to help with cutting.
- tin foil
- paint sponge or roller
- white paper
- mixed media paper
- black marker
Preschool Mother’s Day Card
Have you ever tried creating pictures with tape? Get as messy as you want and the outcome will still look great.
- Card stock
- Painters tape
- Stamp ink or fingerpaint
Butterfly Handprint Card
- Colored Cardstock
- Small Googly Eyes
- Black Fine Sharpie
- Pom Poms
- Felt or paint for decorating the wings
Mother’s Day Teacup Card
The flower in the center of this teacup craft is made with fingerprints making it extra special.
- Teacup printable
- Finger paints
- Mother’s Day poem
Handy Hand Towel
Handprints with fabric paint make this easy hand towel a perfect gift for Mother’s Day.
- Assorted fabric paints
- Hand towel
- Foam brush
- Paper towels
Easy Coffe Filter Tie Dye Flowers
This one is great for toddlers because they just need to go crazy with the markers.
- washable markers
- coffee filters
- pipe cleaners
- pipette or spray bottle of water
- used paper
Salt Dough Fingerprint Keychain
Your toddler will love pressing their fingerprints in the salt dough and they might have fun stirring too!
- One and a half cups of plain flour
- Half a cup of table salt
- One tablespoon of vegetable oil
- Two-thirds of a cup of water
- Star shaped cutter – ours is from the bottom of a measuring spoon but a biscuit cutter or something similar would be fine
- Metal keyring
- Pen / pencil
Heart Footprint Keepsake
This one is fun for everyone. And such a great memory- tiny feet and toes.
- Salt dough
- Acrylic paint
Why is hand tracing such a hoot with toddlers? It always seems to incite giggles.
- white and green paper
- yellow pipe cleaners
- sticky tape
Paper Plate Mother’s Day Craft
Little ones will love spreading the paint around with a pom pom and clothespin with this simple Mother’s Day craft.
- paper plate
- pom pom
- wooden clothespin
- contact paper
- craft knife
- black marker
Mosaic Dyed Pasta Craft
Let your toddler go wild with their design and create a beautiful mosaic for mom.
- Small pasta dyed in various colors
- Optional: clay tools, toothpicks, etc. for adding texture to your design
Handprint crafts make for an easy craft and a very sweet memory.
- Flower pot or vase template
- White craft paper
- Green craft paper
- Yellow craft paper
- Background paper
- Green Paper Straws
- Craft paint