Adorable & Affordable Mother's Day Crafts for Kids

Kids always want to do something special for their mom and grandma on Mother's Day, especially since they don't have a checking account to go buy something. Plus, homemade gifts are the best!

Making a fun craft for Mother's Day also shouldn't break the bank, either. Skip an elaborate trip to the craft store, and use some supplies you already have on hand for some fun and adorable Mother's Day crafts.

Whether you're making crafts with the kiddos for yourself, their aunts or grandmas -- or every mom in their life! -- there's sure to be a fun and simple craft the kids can plug away at. It will make for a special gift for mom, and a fun piece of art to display on the fridge or countertop.  Take a look at some of our favorite simple, yet cute Mother's Day crafts. You and the kids will have so much fun making these creations!


  • Mother’s Day Pipe Cleaner Bouquet

    Pipe cleaners are super easy to use for crafts, and add such fun touches of color. Make some fun flower designs like this project from Make and Takes, and place in a fun pot. The best part is, they won't ever wilt!

  • Hand Print Trees

    More fun with tracing your hands! Have the kids trace the shape of their hand to create really cute trees, like this project from Come Together Kids It's made on canvas, which makes for easy hanging and displaying.

  • DIY Flower Card

    Some colorful card stock and fabric can create some gorgeous flowers, like this craft featured on MMMCrafts With some buttons and leftover fabric and scrapbook paper, you can create a really colorful and fun display.

  • Painting the (Newspaper) Roses Red

    This craft from Zakka Life doesn't need a lot of supplies, but might take some patience. Secure the little rose buds in with floral tape and some floral wire. Paint them red like in Alice in Wonderland, or any color you like using acrylic paint.

  • Hand Print Flower Tote Bag

    Mom can always use a fun tote, especially for groceries or running errands in her busy life. Help her out with this fun handprint tote idea from Paint Cut Paste. She'll love to remember how little the kids' hands were when it was made!

  • 'Home is Where the Mom Is' Popsicle Stick Craft

    Who doesn't love popsicle sticks? The quintessential kids craft accessory can make a fun handmade card, like this one from Sassy Dealz . "Home is Where the Mom Is" is such a cute saying, and the popsicle sticks make a lovely house shape.

  • Mommy's Sleeping Door Hanger

    There's nothing mom needs more than her beauty rest. When she wants to sleep in (especially on Mother's Day), this handmade door hanger craft is the perfect solution. Let the kids have fun embellishing their own, and make sure mom takes full advantage of it on Mother's Day! Get the tutorial from B-Inspired Mama.

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