Mother's Day Crafts

Getting the kids involved in making some special Mother's Day crafts is a bit of a tradition - there's nothing that mothers like more than a lovingly crafted handmade gift on Mother's Day, except perhaps breakfast in bed! You'll find plenty of ideas and inspiration below.

Bath Salts

Bath Salts

These bath salts are a fun crafty gift which kids can make to give to mother on Mother's Day, a grandmother on Grandparents' Day or other favorite adult any time of year!

Cameo Brooches

Cameo Brooches

Here is a really inspirational and unusual gift idea which kids can make - perfect for Mother's Day or a favourite grandmother!

Coffee Filter Rose

Coffee Filter Rose

Children can try making this pretty coffee filter rose for Valentine's Day or Mother's Day - it's so pretty, who wouldn't be happy to receive it!

Daisy Bookmark

Daisy Bookmark

This pretty daisy bookmark is quickly and easily made with fingerprints by all ages of children - a perfect little gift for Mother's Day or any special occasion.

Daisy Picture

Daisy Picture

Children can sew this pretty daisy picture to give as a gift (mount it and frame in a simple frame like ours) or use it on the front of a card for someone special, perhaps at Mother's Day.

Decoupage Tray

Decoupage Tray

This decoupage tray is a super gift which kids can make for Mother's Day, Father's Day, Grandparent's Day or any other special occasion!

Fabric Yoyo Brooch

Fabric Yoyo Brooch

This pretty brooch is fun for kids to sew and - if you can bear to part with it - it makes a lovely gift for mothers, grannies or friends!

Felt Heart Pillow

Felt Heart Pillow

Children can practise their sewing skills to make this pretty felt heart pillow - then decorate it with odds and ends to make it really special.

Filter Paper Bouquet

Filter Paper Bouquet

Kids will enjoy making this filter paper bouquet for Mother's Day or Grandparent's Day - or perhaps to a favorite teacher! The colours are so pretty and perfect for Spring.

Fingerprint Flower Cards

Fingerprint Flower Cards

Children can have some messy fun making these fingerprint flower cards - perfect for Mother's Day or Valentine's Day.

Flower Petal Soap

Flower Petal Soap

This flower petal soap is a gift kids can make for Mother's Day, Grandparent's Day or even themselves for a bath-time treat!

Handprint Heart

Handprint Heart

If your child prints a handprint heart, it will be yours forever! These make a super quick craft activity for Valentine's Day or Mother's Day and a lovely keepsake, too.

Handprint Magnets

Handprint Magnets

Here is a fun way for children to display artwork on the fridge - and it makes a nice little present for Mother's Day, Father's Day or Grandparent's Day too.

Heart Fridge Magnet

Heart Fridge Magnet

Here's a handmade kids craft which anyone would be proud to display on their fridge - perfect for Valentine's Day or Mother's Day.

Heart Plaque Key Ring

Heart Plaque Key Ring

Here's a sweet craft for Valentine's Day or Mother's Day which the kids will enjoy - and it looks very pretty!

I Love My Mum Flower

I Love My Mum Flower

This Mother's Day craft encourages children to think about what makes their mother special. It is sure to become a treasured possession!

Lolly Stick Window Box

Lolly Stick Window Box

This pretty lolly stick window box is a quick kids craft for younger children which makes a delightful gift for them to make for Mother's Day, Grandparent's Day or other occasions.

Lotus Flower Bowl

Lotus Flower Bowl

This clay modelling craft uses a kitchen bowl as a base to create a lovely lotus flower bowl.

Make A Glasses Case

Make A Glasses Case

Here is a simple craft idea that kids can make for parents, teachers, grandparents - perfect for a pair of beside reading spectacles!

Make A Key Ring Purse

Make A Key Ring Purse

Here is a very useful gift - a handy little purse in which to keep change for the car park! Perfect for every busy (and forgetful) adult...

Marbled Heart Plate

Marbled Heart Plate

We've tried an unusual technique for this plate which made the design rather exciting! Of course you could adapt this for all sorts of events and use different shapes and pictures.

Mother's Day Bracelet

Mother's Day Bracelet

This Mother's Day bracelet a quick and easy craft for kids to make for Mother's Day, and it makes a cute little gift which they will enjoy giving.

Mother's Day Candle

Mother's Day Candle

With mothers more than anyone the phrase ‘it’s the thought that counts’ is true.

Mother's Day Egg Cosy

Mother's Day Egg Cosy

Top of your Mother's Day breakfast in bed with this cute little Mother's Day egg cosy!

Mother's Day Egg Cup

Mother's Day Egg Cup

This can be a very quick and easy craft, but giving her a handmade Mother's Day egg cup will really make breakfast in bed special!

Mother's Day Rosette

Mother's Day Rosette

Here is a simple idea which will let children let their mother's know how much they appreciate them! Print, colour and assemble...

Origami Business Card Holder

Origami Business Card Holder

This makes a great little present for someone who has their own business cards - or get the kids to make some! Perfect for Father's Day, Mother's Day or any day.

Origami Flower

Origami Flower

These lovely fluffy flowers are fun to make and quite simple to fold - but your children will need some perseverance to fold the 8 petals needed for the flower (and 2 more for the leaves, if you de

Origami Tulip

Origami Tulip

These pretty tulips are perfect for Mother's Day cards, Spring decorations, or just to cheer you up!

Paint Your Own Whistler's Mother

Paint Your Own Whistler's Mother

This is a super idea for Mother's Day, or all year round! You'll end up with a one-of-a-kind painting to treasure, and your child will remember the real Whistler's Mother forever!

Painted Flower Pots

Painted Flower Pots

Painted flower pots are simple to do and not exactly original - but they always go down well on Mother's Day, Grandparent's Day, or just as a rainy day activity - especially if you pot them

Paper Mache Bowl

Paper Mache Bowl

The paper mache bowl is a classic craft for kids for good reason!

Photo Coaster

Photo Coaster

A fun craft which makes use of unwanted CDs, these photo coasters are a brilliant gift idea for all occasions! Perfect for Father's Day, Mother's Day, grandparents or even teachers.

Photo Tulip Craft

Photo Tulip Craft

Here's a fun way to give a gift with a hidden surprise! Make them with your little ones for Spring, Easter or Mother's Day...

Recycled Glass Jar Vase

Recycled Glass Jar Vase

With just a few bits and pieces, children can recycle a glass jar into a pretty vase with this easy craft idea.

Ribbon Bracelet

Ribbon Bracelet

This pretty ribbon bracelet is a perfect little gift for girls to make for their friends, or perhaps for Mother's Day or as a teacher's gift.

Rubber Stamped Photo Frame

Rubber Stamped Photo Frame

This quick and easy clay photo frame is incredibly effective, and children will enjoy experimenting with the patterns they can make.

Silhouettes

Silhouettes

These are a really super keepsake gift kids can make for Mother's Day, Father's Day, Grandparent's Day - or any time, just for fun!

Tissue Paper Flowers

Tissue Paper Flowers

With this tissue paper flowers craft idea, kids of all ages can produce a stunning bouquet of very pretty flowers quickly and easily!

Tissue Paper Rose

Tissue Paper Rose

Children will enjoy making this tissue paper rose, which makes a sweet little home-made gift for Valentine's Day or Mother's Day or a pretty craft for a summer theme.

Tulip Magnet

Tulip Magnet

Kids can make this pretty magnet for a Mother's Day gift or just to cheer up the house during Spring!

More Crafts For Mother's Day

Flower Crafts Flower Crafts

Flowers are a traditional Mother's Day gift, why not make your own this year?


Valentine's Day Crafts Valentine's Day Crafts

There are lots of ideas for showing Mum how much you love her on our Valentine's Day crafts page.


Handprint Crafts Handprint Crafts

Handprint crafts provide lovely keepsake gifts, we have all sorts of ideas for paintings, poems and other crafts which Mum is sure to cherish.


Gifts Kids Can Make Gifts Kids Can Make

There are lots of craft ideas elsewhere at Activity Village which would make great Mother's Day crafts. Why not check out Gifts Kids Can Make for other ideas!