Cherry Blossom Art for Mother’s Day

Surprise Mom with a heartfelt gift using our Easy Mother’s Day Craft for Kids – a simple and fun way for children to show their love and appreciation!

Easy Mothers Day Craft for Kids

This cherry blossom art is so pretty and a nice Mother's day craft kids can make for their mom

Cherry Blossom Art for Mother’s Day


~white construction paper or card stock
~1 empty 2 liter bottle with raised bottom (I used a Diet Coke bottle)
~Pink paint
~Brown paint
~Paint Brush
~Deep bowl for the pink paint
~small plate for brown paint

Instructions: Cherry Blossom Art Mothers Day Crafts for Kids

Have your child paint a branch on the white paper with the brush and brown paint instructing them to add smaller branches on the sides.

Dip the bottom of the 2 liter bottle into the pink paint and have them place it on the paper at the ends of each branch to make a cherry blossom.

Once the picture is dry it could be placed in a simple frame as a Mother’s Day gift.

Variations: This craft could be done using other colors of paint for flowers.

kids cherry blossom art

*I painted the first one as an example for my preschoolers and asked them to make one like it. The second picture is the results!

Fun and Heartfelt Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

While store-bought Mother’s Day gifts are lovely, there’s something extra special about a handmade token of appreciation. Get ready to unleash your creativity and shower Mom with love this Mother’s Day with these fun and heartfelt craft gift ideas that are sure to bring a smile to her face.

1. Personalized Photo Album

Gather your favorite family photos and create a personalized photo album or scrapbook for Mom.

Get creative with decorative papers, stickers, and embellishments to add a personalized touch to each page.

Include handwritten notes, memories, and captions to accompany each photo, making it a cherished keepsake for years to come.

2. Handprint Flower Pot

Transform a simple clay flower pot into a personalized masterpiece by adding handprints.

Use non-toxic paint to create colorful handprints around the surface of the pot.

Once the paint is dry, add stems and leaves to the handprints to turn them into flowers.

Plant Mom’s favorite flowers or herbs in the pot for an extra special touch.

3. Customized Jewelry

Create one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces for Mom using beads, charms, and other jewelry-making supplies.

Design a bracelet or necklace featuring Mom’s initials, birthstone, or favorite colors.

Add meaningful charms or pendants that symbolize love, family, and cherished memories.

4. Homemade Spa Kit

Treat Mom to a relaxing spa day at home with a homemade spa kit.

Fill a basket or gift box with DIY spa essentials such as homemade bath bombs, sugar scrubs, and bath salts.

Include scented candles, a soft bathrobe, and a plush towel for the ultimate pampering experience.

5. Handwritten Recipe Book

Compile a collection of Mom’s favorite recipes into a handwritten recipe book.

Decorate the cover with colorful illustrations, doodles, or calligraphy to add a personal touch.

Handwrite each recipe on decorative recipe cards or paper, and bind them together with ribbon or twine.

6. Memory Jar

Create a memory jar filled with heartfelt notes, memories, and messages of love.

Decorate a Mason jar or glass container with ribbon, paint, or decorative paper.

Encourage family members to write down their favorite memories with Mom or heartfelt messages on small pieces of paper.

Fill the jar with the handwritten notes and present it to Mom as a heartwarming reminder of the love and appreciation she receives year-round.

7. DIY Floral Arrangement

Get crafty with flowers by creating a stunning DIY floral arrangement for Mom.

Purchase fresh flowers in her favorite colors or varieties and arrange them in a beautiful vase or container.

Add greenery, filler flowers, and decorative elements like ribbon or feathers to enhance the arrangement.

Alternatively, craft paper flowers or fabric blooms for a long-lasting keepsake that Mom can enjoy year-round.

Get crafty, have fun, and celebrate the incredible woman who deserves all the love and appreciation in the world.

Cool Mother's day gifts under $10. Great gift ideas to surprise a mom on her special day.

Mothers Day Gifts Ideas Under $10


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