Colorful Wind Chimes
Transform tiny terra-cotta pots into cheery music for Mom’s garden. These chimes are constructed entirely by knotting and gluing — no drilling required!
These stylish bracelets are so easy to create and will make any mom smile. From fingerprints to polka dots and stripes, the kids can get creative making these especially for her!
Special “Mom” Banner
Moms everywhere will love being presented with this handmade paper banner. Little ones’ handwritten messages on the back will make this a keepsake to cherish
Turn basic household items into simple stamps, then create your own custom-stamped towels and napkins
Herringbone Tray and Box
With a little paint and simple balsa wood tiles, you can make a beautiful, customizable tray or box to give Mom for Mother’s Day.
Kids’ Artwork Candleholder
Personalize simple glass hurricanes with kids’ artwork as a sweet handmade gift for Mother’s Day. This easy project can be made by children of all ages
The kids will have a great time making these one-of-a-kind keepsake frames that Mom will love, especially when a favorite photo is included.
Colorful Dipped Utensils
Give Mom something practical, beautiful and handmade this Mother’s Day by dressing up wooden utensils with a splash of her favorite hue. Trendy dip dye looks even fresher when you paint each one with gradually lighter paint, creating an ombre effect.
Chalkboard Flower Pots
Inexpensive terra-cotta pots get a playful makeover with chalkboard paint; fill with her favorite blooming bulbs for a cheery pop of spring color.
Fingerprint-Decorated Table Runner
This darling, colorful table runner is so easy to create. Kids can personalize a plain white table runner with colorful fingerprints.
Painted Glass Vases
Dress the table with these easy-to-make confetti-dotted vases. All you need is a small glass vase, opaque glass paint and a tooth pick to create your design
Decoupaged Photo and Quote Cans
Transform empty tin cans into personalized desk storage for Mom’s office supplies. Glue on colorful images and favorite sayings to create a look she’ll love.
Painted Market Basket
Send Mom to the farmers’ market in style this season with a vibrant basket painted with a trendy pattern. This craft would look equally at home storing blankets, pillows and magazines beside the sofa.
Give your mom a set of pressed-flower coasters instead. Dry or buy the flowers of your choice, then set them between cut glass with a little glue.
Chalkboard Kitchen Canisters
Glass canisters are practical, inexpensive and readily available, but can be a bit boring. Chalkboard paint and an easy-to-apply stenciled detail transform them into gift-worthy kitchen accessories
Doily Dream Catcher
Present Mom with a handmade dream catcher fashioned from an old doily.