FREE Printable DIY Mother’s Day Cards

FREE Printable Mother's Day Cards for Kids
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What’s better than a handmade card to show your love? These free printable DIY Mother’s Day cards are just the thing. Your kids will enjoy making them and feel so proud to give them to mom with their own special message inside. You can choose from six designs to print and make. Simply color them or turn them into little mosaic works of art like we did.

This is the perfect time of year to make these beautiful bird crafts with your kids

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Fun facts about Mother’s Day:

  • More calls are made on Mother’s Day than any other day of the year.
  • One of the earliest celebrated Mother’s Days was in ancient Greece.
  • Mother’s Day is also the busiest day of the year for restaurants.
  • Woodrow Wilson signed Mother’s Day into law in 1914.
  • In 2023, over $35 billion was spent on Mother’s Day.
  • The most popular gift for Mother’s Day is a greeting card.

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Printable Mother's Day Cards turned into mosaic art

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Did you know that you can make hundreds of crafts with zero prep? Once you’ve used our master list of basic craft supplies for fill your kids’ craft bag, you’re ready to go because we stick to that list to make everything that you see here…and in our shop. Honestly, if you’re looking to make memories with your kiddos, creating together, but keep missing your opportunity…here’s your answer.

How to Make DIY Mother’s Day Cards

Step 1: Print the Cards

  • Download the printable Mother’s Day Card templates. There are 6 different designs in this collection.
  • Choose one of the designs and print it out. It works best if you print onto cardstock, but regular printer paper will work fine also.

*If you do not have access to a printer, just fold a piece of construction paper in half to form a card. On the front of your card, use a marker to draw the outline of a picture for mom. Then go on to the next step.

FREE Printable Mother's Day cards 6 patterns to choose from

Step 2: Create the Mosaic Art

  • Now that you have your image to work with, choose some colors of construction paper to fill in the picture on the front of the card. **Paper from the scrap pile works great for this project.
  • Tear the paper into small pieces
  • Use your glue stick to add the small torn pieces of colored construction paper to your picture.

*If you prefer you can skip this step all together and just treat these printable Mother’s Day cards as coloring pages instead. Use crayons or markers to color the front of the card.

Printable Mothers Day Card made into a paper mosaic

Step 3: Add Your Message

  • Fold the card.
  • Write your message inside. (If your child is young and doesn’t yet write, draw a picture inside or leave a handprint instead.)
Mother's Day Cards step 3 adding the message

Now that you know how to make these DIY Mother’s Day cards, really make them your own. These homemade cards leave a lot of room for creativity. Add whatever details you like and really make yours as unique and special as you are. Dig into your craft bag and bring out tissue paper, beads, pompoms, or anything you like to add some texture and whimsy.

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Printable Mother's Day Cards
FREE Printable Mother's Day Cards
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