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Mother’s Day is the perfect day to gift from the heart. Moms everywhere love to receive gifts, whether store bought or homemade, because, truly, it is the thought that counts for us. The fact that you went out of your way to do something for us just melts our mama hearts. Every. Time.This thumbprint flowers Mother's Day craft is an easy way for kids to show mom they love her. #mothersday #craftsforkids #easydiy #kidscrafts

Easy Thumbprint Flowers Craft for Mother’s Day

While flowers seem to be a Mother’s Day standby, when you take the time to “make” the flowers it adds a little extra sentiment to the giving.Thumbprint Flowers are Perfect for Mother's DayWanna replicate this easy thumbprint flowers craft at your house? Here’s what you will need:

Thumbprint Flowers Craft Supplies

  • Cardstock
  • Glue
  • Popsicle sticks
  • Paint
  • Crayons/markers

Simple is the name of the game in our house, so I love the fact that this craft is pretty easy for the kids to complete without a lot of my intervention.

Get Crafty with these Directions

1. Let your kids decorate the popsicle stick with the markers or crayons.Coloring the Flower Stems2. Help them glue the sticks down to the cardstock.Gluing the Flower Stems On3.¬†Make the “flowers” by using your kids’ thumbs as the petals.Making the Flowers with Thumbprints4. Finish off your masterpiece by writing “Happy Mother’s Day” at the top. This craft could also be used for Easter, a birthday, or other spring/summer holidays.Mother's Day Thumbprint FlowersVoila! You’re done. Another successful craft complete and a happy mom, or grandma, to boot. As much as it pains me sometimes to do these projects with my girls, they are always so proud of their work, and the recipients of their art are always thrilled too.

How are you honoring the mom(s) in your life this year?