Kids Paint Chip Flower Craft [Contributed by The Usual Mayhem]

This post was contributed by Erin of The Usual Mayhem.

A Kids Flower Craft Perfect for Spring!

Here’s a quick and easy Spring flower craft that makes beautiful blooms…

Kids Paint Chip Flower Craft from The Usual Mayhem at B-InspiredMama.com

Kids Paint Chip Flower Craft

Supplies:

  • paint chips in pretty colors
  • pipe cleaners
  • scissors

 

Take a paint chip…a rectangle works best. Cut it in thin “fringes” most of the way down, so that it looks like a comb when you’re done.

Steps for Paint Chip Flower Craft from The Usual Mayhem at B-InspiredMama.com

Now roll it up tightly, white side out. Add a pipe cleaner to the bottom and twist tightly.

Flip it over and spread out the “petals.” Now make a bunch more!

Paint Chip Flower Craft Bunch from The Usual Mayhem at B-InspiredMama.com

You can experiment with cutting the paint chips in different ways, too, to make different flowers.

One Variation of Paint Chip Flower Craft from The Usual Mayhem at B-InspiredMama.com

Another Variation of Paint Chip Flower Craft from The Usual Mayhem at B-InspiredMama.com

Erin is the owner and author of The Usual Mayhem blog. She is also a daycare educator, a homeschooler, and the mother of three rambunctious children with very different personalities and challenges. She writes a weekly nature study class for SchoolhouseTeachers.com, and is a contributor at Mummyology, Pre-K and K Sharing, Serenity You, and So You Call Yourself a Homeschooler.

I love this simple flower craft from Erin.  It would be fun for any Spring day or even as a simple gift for Mom or Grandma for Mother’s Day.  Do you have a flower craft to share?  Leave a link in the comments to show us! 

More Kids Crafts & Activities from Erin of The Usual Mayhem


 

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About Krissy Bonning-Gould

Krissy Bonning-Gould is a former art teacher turned full-time mama of 3 who authors B-Inspired Mama to share inspiration for simple kids crafts, family recipes, learning fun, and creative parenting.

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