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Mother’s Day Handprint Poem

This FreeKidsCrafts original child’s handprint and our poem make this a very special gift for Mom. This is an encore craft where we bring you the best crafts from previous years. 


Two Paper Plates

Poem (on Printables page)


Skin Tone Paper (Optional)

Pink Card Stock

Washable Paint

Assorted Ribbon, Lace and Silk Flowers




Spread paint in one paper plate. Press the child's hand into the paint and on to card stock or onto the other paper plate. If using card stock, trace around the hand and cut out. Print printable poem on pink card stock around the heart outline. Cut out. Decorate the edge of the paper plate with flowers, ribbon and/or lace. Cut a 30" piece of ribbon make a loop in one end. Glue to the back of the plate with a loop at the top for a hanger. Glue the heart poem to the bottom of the ribbon under the handpring as shown in photo. Add a bow to decorate.

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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.

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