A new craft every day
Making friends websites Making Friends Girl Scout Leader Badge in a Bag Scout Swaps Patch Fun Making enemies

Egg Carton Daffodils

Spring is here and the kids will have fun making these 3-D Egg Carton Daffodils to hang on the fridge or give to a special relative or friend. This recycled craft is easy and fun and at the same time recycles those egg cartons that always end up in the landfill.

Trivia: Daffodils came originally from Spain and Portugal and are known as the flower that brings Spring.


White Cardstock
Egg Carton
Yellow Paint
Orange Paint
Black Sharpie
Tacky Glue


To make these Egg Carton Daffodils, first spread newspaper over your work surface to protect it.

Print out the printable picture of the Daffodils on the white cardstock.

Cut the cups from the egg carton and paint both the inside and outside yellow. Let dry.

Paint the inside bottom of the egg carton cup orange and let dry.

When the orange paint is dry draw in black seeds with the black Sharpie.

Glue the egg carton cup over the printed picture of the Daffodil to give it a 3-D effect using the project picture as a reference.

Listed under:

Flower Crafts, Recycled Egg Carton, Spring Crafts

Tagged as:

, , ,

What do you think?

Image of Egg Carton Daffodils


Image of The FreeKidsCrafts Team
The FreeKidsCrafts Team

These projects are created by Terri, Betty, Jamie or one of the talented staff members at MakingFriends.com. They have been created exclusively for publication on FreeKidsCrafts.com with supplies you'll be able to find around your house.

Patterns, Templates and Printables

Click on a pattern to open it in a new window


You might also be interested in