If you’re looking for a fun kids’ craft to do for Mother’s Day this year, look no further!
This paper guinea pig Mothers Day craft is simple to make and lots of fun.
Kids will love creating this sweet little card for Mom or Grandma. Best of all, it has a template to download to make it even easier.
Nana or Mom will love this sweet and chubby little guinea pig card! Make it and then be sure to check out all of our Mother’s Day crafts for kids.
Guinea Pig Mothers Day Card Ideas
- Colored cardstock or construction paper
- Guinea pig card template (enter your email in the form at the end of this post to have the link sent to you)
Download the guinea pig card template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
Fold the guinea pig head along the dashed line, then cut it out, leaving the top fold intact.
Place the guinea pig’s mouth and glue it to the bottom of the card base.
Take the nose and glue it to the top of the mouth line.
Next, place the cheeks above the piece you just glue on in the previous step.
Glue the eyes above the cheeks and glue in place.
Create the ears by gluing the inner ears to the lower portion of the outer ears. Trim off the excess paper.
Take the completed ears and glue them to the top and back of the guinea pig’s head.
Position the completed head and glue it to the top, right part of the body.
Open the card and write a sweet message inside!
Don’t you love this fun homemade card?!
More Mother’s Day Ideas
Want more ways to celebrate Mother’s Day? We’ve got some awesome ideas for kids to do!
Reading with your kids from an early age not only helps them learn new vocabulary and use their imagination but also has been shown as one of the most effective ways for children’s literacy development. Those are just some of the reasons why we recommend starting with books.
Below are some of the most popular children’s books about Mom:
I Turned My Mom Into A Unicorn – If your child loves the Ted and Friends books, they’ll get a chuckle out of this one about Ted’s mom! Ted feels his mom is too grumpy, but when he turns his mom into a unicorn, will everything be fixed? This book is short and simple for young kids and shares the message of appreciating the goodness in their lives.
The Night Before Mother’s Day – These books are always fun and sweet and this one is no different! Read this story to see how a dad and his two daughters prepare to pamper mom for Mother’s Day!
What Not To Give Your Mom On Mother’s Day -Follow a boy and his mom in a story of all the things you shouldn’t give to your mom, unless she’s an animal. This is a simple story kids will enjoy with a cute message at the end!
Want to give your kids an engaging activity that will keep them engaged and happy? Try out these craft ideas. They can work on their fine motor skills, creativity, problem-solving abilities while also having a bunch of fun.
Butterfly Card Craft – This easy papercraft is perfect for kids to make as a Mother’s Day gift. It’s simple enough that they can do it on their own, and the end result is a cute butterfly card that Mom will love.
Flower Handprint Card Craft – Looking for a fun way to give Mom flowers this Mother’s Day? How about making her a card with handprints! This craft is easy enough for kids of all ages, and it makes for a great keepsake that Mom can cherish for years to come.
Llama Mothers Day Card Craft – Looking for a fun way to show your love for Grandma this Mother’s Day? Why not try making her this adorable llama card craft? It’s easy enough that kids can make it, and it’ll be sure to put a smile on her face.
Kids will love this printable activity all about Mom. They can practice their handwriting skills while learning fun facts about their mom. This would be a great Mother’s Day activity!
Mom will love these cute Mother’s Day coloring pages from her kids. They’re a simple but sweet way for kids to show much they love and appreciate her.
Kids will love giving mom these fun coupons on Mother’s Day. Each coupon is good for a special activity or favor, like a hug, taking the trash out, setting the table, and more. Mom will love the thoughtfulness behind these handmade coupons!
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More Ideas For Kids
- Colored cardstock or construction paper
- Guinea pig card template
- Download the guinea pig card template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
- Fold the guinea pig head along the dashed line, then cut it out, leaving the top fold in tact.
- Place the guinea pig's mouth and glue it to the bottom of the card base.
- Take the nose and glue it to the top of the mouth line.
- Next, place the cheeks above the piece you just glue on in the previous step.
- Glue the eyes above the cheeks and glue in place.
- Create the ears by gluing the inner ears to the lower portion of the outer ears. Trim off the excess paper.
- Take the completed ears and glue them to the top and back of the guinea pig's head.
- Position the completed head and glue it to the top, right part of the body.
- Open the card and write a sweet message inside!