Fun Spring Craft for Kids

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Whether the weather is cooperating or not, Spring has sprung. We love this fun flower craft for you and your child to celebrate Spring.

What you need:

  1. Scissors (adult use only)
  2. Crayons
  3. Construction paper (green and another color)
  4. Tissue paper squares (optional)
  5. Non-toxic glue
  6. Photo of your child

What to do:

  1. Trace your child’s hands on the green construction paper and cut them out. Let them do it if they are old enough to trace.
  2. Cut a stem with the remaining green paper
  3. Cut a circle with any color paper of your choice
  4. With older children you can use tissue paper squares and glue them down using a pencil eraser to “fill out” the flower petals.
  5. With younger children you can have them color the circle instead of glue the tissue paper squares to make the flower petals.
  6. Glue a picture of your child in the middle to personalize it.

Happy Spring!

10 Responses to “Fun Spring Craft for Kids”

  1. eva k. April 15, 2011 at 8:59 am #

    That is cute! Thank you for the instructions! :]m

  2. MichelleH April 15, 2011 at 1:39 pm #

    You are welcome Eva! Thanks for being a baby Matters fan

  3. Cassie April 16, 2011 at 2:25 pm #

    How cute! And it looks pretty simple to do as well. Thanks for sharing!

  4. Mel April 17, 2011 at 1:07 pm #


  5. Jordan B April 17, 2011 at 2:25 pm #

    I love this! So simple and effective!!

  6. rebecca April 17, 2011 at 7:32 pm #

    This is easy enough for me, and my granddaughter will love it.

  7. Julie Jones April 17, 2011 at 10:13 pm #

    My daughter would love this. She does “turkey” hands all year round!
    Thanks for sharing!

  8. Gianna April 18, 2011 at 12:58 am #

    What a fun craft idea. My kids would love this..

  9. Sarah Matos April 19, 2011 at 10:42 am #

    Cute and simple, just what I like 🙂 Thanks!

  10. MichelleH April 21, 2011 at 3:14 pm #

    Glad you like it Sarah! Thanks for being a fan.