20 Easy Homemade Mother’s Day Card Ideas for Kids

easy mothers day cards to make in school

Mother’s Day Card Ideas to Make in School

Looking for some homemade Mother’s Day Card ideas for kids? Look no further! Here are 20 darling ideas that are easy and fun and perfect for kids to make in school, or with some assistance from dad or an older sibling.

Some of these are printables, but most are cute crafty cards for the children to make from scratch!

So, whether you’re an elementary school teacher or preschool teacher, a dad looking for handmade Mother’s Day card ideas, or if you’re a mom that needs a cute card for your mother or mother-in-law, these ideas are the best!

1. Handprint Mother’s Day Craft Card

Butterfly handprint mother's day card idea

This cute idea is an especially great Mother’s Day card idea for preschoolers! I think their little hands make the best little craft projects! See the deets over at The Best Ideas for Kids.

2. Mother’s Day Footprint Art Flower Card

Footprint flower card for Mother's day

Just as cute as handprints, footprint art is always a favorite! Especially for Mother’s Day! I love this idea from Non-Toy Gifts!

3. Cupcake Pop-Up Mother’s Day Card Idea

Cupcake Mother's Day card idea

Get a cute pic of the little one and their mommy and make this fun card! See more on The Soccer Mom Blog!

4. The Expanding Hug Card

expanding hug mother's day card

This cute homemade Mother’s Day card idea is definitely a keeper… let your child draw their own “expanding hug” on a card! Super fun idea from Picklebums!

5. Handmade Crepe Paper Flower Cards

Handmade crepe flower card for moms

Artsy Craftsy Mom has a cute handmade card idea that is super simple to make!

6. Bottle Print Flower Card

Simple mother's day card idea

Rainy Day Mum‘s card is a pretty sweet mother’s day card idea! You’d need some tempera paint and buttons to pull it off.

7. 3D Flower Mother’s Day Card

3d flower Mother's day card

Real Life at Home has a fun idea with this card craft. It’s a great sensory project too! Plus, it doesn’t take many supplies either!

8. Huggy Mother’s Day Card Craft

Mother's day hug card

Moms & Crafters has another fun Mother’s Day HUG card idea! This card idea is so cute and it’s another one that is nice and simple to make.

9. Flower Basket Card for Mother’s Day

flower basket paper weaving

I love this Mother’s Day card idea from Red Ted Art – not only does it involve a Mother’s Day printable, but you get to do paper weaving too! I remember doing this in grade school… so fun and pretty!

10. Mother’s Day Teacup Card

Teacup Mother's day card

JDaniel4’s Mom has some printables and some Mothers Day poems too! Any mom that drinks a lot of tea will love this homemade Mother’s Day card!

11. Tulip in a Heart Card

Tulip in a heart Mother's Day card

Check out this fun Mother’s Day craft card idea from Easy Peasy and Fun! It’s a 3D popup tulip card and although it’s simple it looks wonderful!

12. Love You to Pieces Suncatcher Card

I love you to pieces Mother's day card

This is a super fun Mother’s Day card from Learning and Exploring Through Play. I love the whole sun catcher theme!

13. Super Cute Fingerprint Bird Card

Fingerprint Bird mother's day card

Artsy Craftsy Mom has more fun Mother’s Day fingerprint card ideas! I love how the fingerprints are transformed into a little birds!

14. Simple Mother’s Day Card

Simple Mother's Day card

Powerful Mothering has a quick and easy and very colorful Mother’s Day card idea!

15. I Love You Because…

"I love you because" homemade Mother's Day card idea

Mama Papa Bubba has a fun idea that is so fun for moms… I love reading what kids write and why they love you! They come up with the cutest little things!

16. Mother’s Day Flower Painting Cards

Painting flowers for mothers day

Left Brain Craft Brain came up with a fun idea painting on flowers! This would be a fun activity, but would definitely need some supervision!

17. Button Heart Card

Love heart card for Mother's Day

This cute love heart card would work for Valentines Day too! See more at Here Come the Girls.

18. Cupcake Flower Cards

Crafty mother's day card idea for kids

I Heart Crafty Things – snag yourself some colorful cupcake liners for this fun Mother’s Day card idea!

19. Handmade Mother’s Day Cards from Nature

Homemade Mother's Day cards from nature

Nature from Natural Beach Living has some fun card ideas that incorporate nature!

20. Tissue Paper Cherry Blossom Card

Tissue paper cherry blossom card

The Simple Parent – I love the beauty and simplicity of this card!

Which Homemade Mother’s Day Card is Your Favorite?

There are a lot of ideas to choose from which makes this list perfect for classrooms, as kids will be able to choose their favorite idea! That way everyone won’t be making the same thing too!

Let us know which card idea on this list is your favorite in the comments below!

More Mother’s Day Crafts:

homemade mother's day card ideas for teachers

Types: Art, Crafts, Kids
Categories: Gift, Mothers Day


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