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FREE Mother’s Day Printables for Kids!

2013-05-06 by Melissa & Doug

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Check out these simple gift ideas for Mom, including 4 pages of free Mother’s Day printables for kids to use!

Free Mother's Day Printables for Kids

Help your child create a memorable gift with these 4 free Mother’s Day printables! Perfect for moms, grandmothers, aunts, or any special person in your child’s life, these simple crafts are sweet and sentimental (and quick to make!)

To get started you’ll need child-safe scissorscrayons or markers, glue or tape, and a cherished 4″ x 6″ photo.


1. Mother’s Day Greeting Card

Help your child give a card they’ll be proud of with a handmade Mother’s Day card! Ask your child to gather some markers or crayons, and color the card’s floral designs however they’d like. Then, cut along the dotted line, fold in half, and help your child write (or draw) a special Mother’s Day message.


Free Mother's Day Printables for Kids

2. Mini Notes with Matching Envelope!

These mini notes are perfect for budding writers! Help your child complete the sentence in each of the six mini “love notes”. Color the notes in, and cut them apart using child-safe scissors.


Free Mother's Day Printables for Kids

You can then either help your child make a mini envelope (using the printable provided), or place the love notes in a kid-made keeepsake box!

~Tip: For an adorable “Box of Love” craft, see this blog post from our Blog Ambassador, Zina. Or let your child create a Decorate-Your-Own Wooden Heart Box for Mom.

Free Mother's Day Printables for Kids

Decorate-Your-Own Wooden Heart Box

Free Mother's Day Printables for Kids



3. Mother’s Day Picture Frame

Design a fabulous frame for a special mom in your life by asking your child to color the picture frame printable below. Then, glue or tape a favorite photo over the gray area, and present to mom (with a BIG hug and kiss!) Don’t forget to have the child sign and date the bottom of the frame!


FREE Mother’s Day Printables for Kids!

CLICK HERE to check out some simple DIY frame craft options that your Junior Picasso can proudly customize and give this Mother’s Day…

FREE Mother’s Day Printables for Kids!

What have been your most cherished homemade Mother’s Day gifts?

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FREE Mother’s Day Printables for Kids!


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