Handprint Flowers Kids Crafts

These handprint flowers kids crafts are fun, easy, inexpensive and great keepsake.

Kids will have fun tracing and printing their hands to make these flowers. These flower crafts can be Mother’s Day gifts, Valentine gifts or a great spring craft idea.

Hands big and small will make great fun and flowers. So get out some paper, paints, pencil, scissors and glue for these flower craft ideas.

Handprint Flowers Craft #1



  • Colored Paper
  • Straws
  • Tape or Glue
  • Scissors
  • Pencil

How to Make Handprint Lilies

Step 1: Place your hand on the colored paper and trace it using a pencil.  
Step 2: Cut out the handprint.  
Step 3: Using a green straw or a straw covered with green paper, tape or glue the bottom of the hand to the straw wrapping the edges of the palm in towards each other.  
Step 4: Using a pencil or straw, wrap each finger tip (and thumb) around the pencil to create a curl.  Curl these backwards.  
Step 5: Repeat this for different colors to create a bouquet of lilies.  

Place your lilies in a vase and show them off. You can cut the straws different lengths for your bouquet. Give these to mom for Mother’s Day or decorate your house for spring.

Handprint Flowers Craft #2
Flower Vase

This one is a great craft idea for those kids who love hand painting. This handprint craft looks great when it’s all done and make a lovely bouquet of flowers.

Flower Vase


  • Large Piece of Cardstock
  • Brown Paper
  • Green Paper or Leaf Stickers
  • Green Paint
  • Paint in Color of your Choice
  • Buttons, Stickers, Beads or Markers
  • Paint Brush
  • Scissors

How to Make a Flower Vase

Step 1 Paint your fingers (not the thumb) green.  Paint your palm and thumb the color of your vase.  
Step 2Press your hand on the large piece of paper with the bottom of your hand about 2 to 2 1/2 inches from the bottom.   
Step 3Using the paint for the vase, finish drawing the handle starting from the edge of your thumb and connecting to the side of your palm.  Let the paint dry completely.  
Step 4Using buttons, pony beads, decorative stickers or even colored markers, make flowers at the end of each finger.  Glue the items in place.  
Step 5Cut out leaves with the green paper or use leaf stickers.  Place these around the stems of the flowers  
Step 6Decorate the vase with stickers and/or markers.  
Step 7Lastly, using the brown paper, cut out a table top and legs and glue under the vase.  

You can hang this flower vase on the wall to brighten up your room. This makes a great spring craft by bringing the beauty of flowers inside.

Handprint Flower Craft for Kids #3
Flower Card

This handprint craft makes a great Mother’s Day card or a birthday card. The 3-D look and personalized handprint gives this card idea a nice touch


  • Colored Paper
  • Green Marker
  • Scissors
  • Glue or Tape

How to Make a Handprint Card

Step 1Trace your hand on colored paper.  Use a variety of colors for a colorful card.  
Step 2Cut each hand print out.   
Step 3Arrange on a sheet of paper towards the top and glue or tape in place.  
Step 4Using the green marker, draw on some stems and leaves.  
Step 5Write your message at the bottom of the card.  

This is a quick, easy and inexpensive flower card.