The LAC's Favorite Mother's Day Craft Ideas

The Langley Arts Council scoured the internet for some fresh ideas for Mother's Day Crafts. Since this Mother's Day kids will be home with their parents we included some craft options that could be done as a family. These crafts are unique, most include minimal supplies that are easy to come by, and there is a wide variety for all ages!

Take a look through our suggestions and find the duo that best suits your mum!

Here are some retailers to buy you supplies from:

  • Opus Art Supplies
  • Dollarama
  • Michaels 
  • Amazon
  • Local Grocery Store

1. Pressed Flower Frame & Coloring Sheet

Pressed Flowers by:

Colouring Sheet by:

These pressed flower wall hangings are a great daytime activity with the family for Mother's Day. View the full how-to guide HERE

We chose this colouring sheet to partner with the Pressed Flower's beacause it can double as a card for Mom. Click HERE for other colouring sheet options. 

2. Mother's Day String Art & Mug Sponge Cake

Looking to go the distance this Mother's Day?

For this Mom Inspired wall hanging you will need:

  • Yarn
  • Nails
  • Hammer
  • Wood (scrap or found wood works too!)
  • Printable Letters
  • Wallet size photos prints or Old photographs

This craft will really make mom go WOW!

View the full how-to guide for the String Art  HERE

For the Sponge Mug Cake there are minimal baking supplies involved, only a 10 minute prep time and a 2 minute bake time! View the full how-to guide and recipe HERE

3. Backyard Tin Lanterns & Dessert Kabobs

Backyard Lanterns by:

Dessert Kabobs by:

For these Tin Can lanterns be sure to keep mom in mind by creating designs she will love, and painting the lanterns her favorite colours. Make sure to follow the step-by-step how-to guide HERE

Dessert Kabobs are a great option to use up the fruits and sweets in your home, plus they're easy to assemble, and look great! Eat these at night in the backyard while admiring your finsihed lanterns. Click HERE for the how to.

4. Heart Wreath & Mothers Day Scrap Book

Heart Wreath by:

Mother's Day Scrap Book by:

For the wreath there are only a few materials required:

  • Coloured Card Stock
  • Stapler
  • Ribbon
  • Scissors or Paper Cutter

Partner the Paper Wreath with this Mother's Day Scrapbook. This scrapbook can be printed out, stapled and is your kid is ready to get creating! Click here for the downloadable PDF

5. Garden Markers & Egg Carton Flowers Card

Garden Markers by:
Egg Carton Flowers by:

Egg Carton Flowers are a great way to use materials that are found around your home. With a coat of paint they can be brought to life, and bring some enjoyment to your Mom on Mother's Day. Click here for the materials list and how-to guide.

We Partnered the Egg Carton Flowers with the Rock Garden Markers. This is a great combo for the mom who loves being outside, and working in her garden. The Rock Garden Markers will add a splash of colour to your mom's herb garden, vegetable garden, or flower beds. These markers will keep her organized, and best of all they will last until next season! Click HERE for the Rock Garden Markers Craft.


6. Printable Mother's Day Book & Brownie Mug 

Brownie Cup by:

Mother's Day book by:

This sweet duo gives Mom a snack to eat while she reads her personalized mothers day gift. These crafts bring in each kids creativity and what Mom doesn't love chocolate?! Find the Brownie Cup Recipe HERE

For the printable My Mom and Me Mother's Day book click HERE

Be sure to show the LAC your finished Mother's Day crafts by tagging the @LangleyArtsCouncil on Social Media and using our hashtag #HomeGalleryLAC ! 

Make sure to check back in June for the Langley Arts Council 6 Father's Day Craft Set Edition!