Finger Print Flower and Poem ~ DIY Mother’s Day Card

04/16/2015 11:00 am · 7 comments

by Sarah A Thrifty Mom

I was looking at some old Mother’s Day cards my kids have given me over the years and I came across this finger print flower poem.  I loved it then, and still love it now.  So my girls made a few of them yesterday for a fun after school project.

The poem reads…

I made you a flower

With my finger and my thumb

So you will have these memories

For all the years to come

Happy Mother’s Day 2012

To make these all you need is a white price of card stock cut into a strip, colored paper to make the card, green marker to draw a stem, paints and some cute little fingers.

Have your child dip their finger in green paint to create the leaves.  Then dip their pointer finger in paint to create the flower petals.  I found it was easier for them to follow a circle drawn with pencil.  Attach the poem and you are done!

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Shambray May 2, 2015 at 2:31 pm

I would love to use this as part of a roundup I am putting together. I would use a small picture as part of a collage and then a link to this post. Please let me know if this is something you would like me to do. Thanks a million!

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Zay N. Nina Ward May 1, 2014 at 9:52 pm

Alyssa Krutel

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Karen Bergeson Albers May 1, 2014 at 9:23 am

Sharon Rick Magstadt for the kids?

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Erin Huddleston May 1, 2014 at 6:13 am

Carrie Clover Rhymes

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Renee Vokes May 1, 2014 at 5:51 am

Cute!

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Theresa Watts May 1, 2014 at 5:37 am

I’m doing this with my kids at work , it’s too cute! Thanks for the idea

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A Thrifty Mom April 30, 2014 at 10:25 pm

Love these little finger prints

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