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
- paint chips in pretty colors
- pipe cleaners
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.
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!
You can experiment with cutting the paint chips in different ways, too, to make different flowers.
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!
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