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Handprint Mother’s Day Craft (Free Template)

Kids love to get creative, especially when it comes to making something special for the people they love. With Mother’s Day coming up, it’s the perfect opportunity for them to put their artistic talents to work to tell Mom she’s the “berry” best mom ever!

This handprint Mother’s Day craft is a fun and easy way for kids to create a cute strawberry using their handprints. No messy paint is involved, making this craft kid-friendly and stress-free for parents and teachers. 

This craft is straightforward and can be done in just a few easy steps. Mom’s face will light up when she sees this adorable keepsake, knowing it’s made from her child’s very own handprint.

Don’t forget to check out even more Mother’s Day crafts for kids. We have lots of ideas to make this Mother’s Day fun and memorable.

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Supplies

Directions

Start by downloading the handprint Mother’s Day template and printing it out. Once you have the template printed, gather the materials needed for this fun activity. Get those scissors ready, and let’s help the kids bring this craft to life!

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First, encourage your child to start by gluing the mouth in the middle of the handprint.

Hand gluing tongue of Handprint Mother’s Day Craft

Next, take the tongue and glue it to the bottom of the mouth.

Hand gluing tongue of Handprint Mother’s Day Craft

Now, guide your child to glue the eyes in the middle of the head, above the mouth.

Hand gluing eyes of Handprint Mother’s Day Craft

Place the stem above the handprint and glue it to the back.

Hand gluing hair of Handprint Mother’s Day Craft

Now, glue the completed srawberry to the center of the background paper.

Hand gluing handprint face of Handprint Mother’s Day Craft

Draw the strawberry dots around the handprint.

Hand drawing dots of Handprint Mother’s Day Craft

Next, help your child to glue the strawberry design around the background paper.

Hand gluing strawberry of Handprint Mother’s Day Craft

Finally, glue the blueberries to the outside of the paper.

Hand gluing blue circle of Handprint Mother’s Day Craft

Be sure to check out our other handprint crafts while you’re here! Your kids will love creating more fun projects like this one!

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Activities For Kids

Mother’s Day Theme For Kids

If you’re looking for more ways to engage your kids with fun and meaningful activities, you’re in the right place! You’ll find a variety of Mother’s Day themed books, ideas, and activities that can spark creativity and help your kids show their love for Mom.

Read on below for more ideas for personalized gifts or book recommendations to enjoy story time with Mom. So save your favorites and make this Mother’s Day extra special!

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Mother’s Day Books For Kids

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!

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Mother’s Day Paper Crafts

Mother’s Day Bee Craft – Buzz into fun by making a Mother’s Day craft. Kids can create a buzzingly cute paper craft to to tell their moms “Bee-lieve me Mom, you’re the best!”

Mother’s Day Pig Craft – Let’s show Mom she’s loved “pig time” with this adorable paper craft! Kids will love creating a cute pig, perfect for making Mom smile. It’s a fantastic activity for the classroom, daycare, or crafting at home with Dad’s help.

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Pirate Mother’s Day Card Craft – Ahoy, matey! Get ready to sail into Mother’s Day with a creative card for Mom. Kids can make a girl or boy pirate card to tell her “Shiver me timbers, Mom, you’re the best!”

Dinosaur Mother’s Day Craft – This dino-mite project is perfect for kids to make themselves. They can personalize this craft with a note to Mom and customize it with their favorite colors. It’s a fun and creative way to tell Mom that “Roar means I love you!”

Free Mother’s Day Printables

Make Mom’s day with these adorable free printable Mother’s Day coupons! Kids can color in these coupons that offer sweet gestures like a big hug, a chore of her choice, a special piece of art, or even an ice cream date.

It’s a fun and creative way for kids to give Mom personalized gifts she’ll love, and it’s sure to put a big smile on her face. Print them out, grab some crayons, and let the gifting begin!

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If you’re looking for a fun activity to keep the kids occupied (and maybe sneak in a little learning), these Mother’s Day color by numbers are perfect! Mom is sure to appreciate receiving something homemade and colorful, plus these sheets help develop fine motor skills.

Print out the coloring sheets (there are three different designs to choose from), grab some crayons or markers, and let the kids get busy. They’ll have so much fun they won’t even realize they’re honing their skills. When they’re done, Mom will have a beautiful gift that she’ll love to hang on the fridge!

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Kids can make Mom feel like royalty with our free printable Mother’s Day crown! This fun activity is a great way to keep the little ones busy while creating a unique and creative gift. Just print the crown template, grab some crayons or markers, and let your kids add their personal touch.

Once they’ve colored and decorated the crown, they’ll have a fabulous accessory to present to Mom, crowning her the queen of the day.

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This printable Mother’s Day letter is a fantastic gift for kids to fill out and give to moms and other loved ones! It’s an easy and sweet way for children to express their love and makes a great keepsake for Mother’s Day.

Dads will appreciate the simplicity of this gift idea, while grandmothers, aunts, and other special people in your child’s life will cherish receiving a personalized message.

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Ideas For Kids

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Handprint Mother's Day Craft

Prep Time: 8 minutes
Active Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 18 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

This handprint Mother’s Day craft is a fun and easy way for kids to create a cute strawberry using their handprints.

Materials

  • Colored cardstock or construction paper
  • Glue
  • Scissors
  • Markers
  • Handprint mother’s day template

Instructions

  1. Download the template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
  2. Begin by gluing the mouth in the middle of the handprint.
  3. Next, take the tongue and glue it to the bottom of the mouth.
  4. Glue the eyes in the middle of the head, above the mouth.
  5. Place the stem above the handprint and glue it to the back of the handprint.
  6. Now, glue the completed handprint strawberry to the center of the background paper.
  7. Draw the strawberry dots on the handprint.
  8. Finish up by gluing the blueberries and strawberries around the background paper.

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Wednesday 8th of May 2024

Handprint Mother’s Day Craft (Free)

Sam

Wednesday 8th of May 2024

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Eva

Tuesday 7th of May 2024

Love this!

Sam

Wednesday 8th of May 2024

Thanks so much!

Lydia

Tuesday 7th of May 2024

kids will love it!

Sam

Wednesday 8th of May 2024

Yay, that's our goal!

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