Homemade Paper Flowers Mother's Day Gift

Mother's Day paper flower and DuoTip Markers

A Mother's Day gift of beautiful paper flowers!

Use the included printable stencil to create homemade paper flowers for Mom either on their own or on a card. 

Materials Needed:

  • Printout of the pattern (paper weight should be 100 g),
  • DuoTip Washable Markers
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Button, beat or small felt ball (or similar)
  • Wooden stick.
  • Alternative: square card or heart made of photographic card or brooch needle

Step 1:

Print out the pattern at 100 % scale.

Paper flower, markers, and scissors

Step 2:

Color the printout with the Connector Pens with stripes, circles or other colorful patterns.

Paper flower with marker

Step 3:

Cut out the flower. Make sure to cut inside the black lines. 

Paper flower with scissors

Step 4:

Turn the cutout over, bent one leaf after another to the middle and glue it to the bottom.

Paper flower

Step 5:

Bend one leaf after another to the middle and glue it to the bottom.

Folded paper flower

Step 6:

Glue the small felt ball, one bead or a suitable button to the middle of the flower.

Folded paper flower

Step 7:

Now you can design a whole bunch of flowers. Craft several flowers and glue them to some wooden sticks. Than you can decorate the sticks with leaves.

Two folded paper flowers


But you can also glue the flower e.g. onto a card or a pre-cut heart made of photographic card. Write some nice words for your mother on the card. Or would you like to surprise your mother with a piece of jewelry? Than connect a brooch needle to the back of the flower and the gift is ready.

Paper flower on Mother's Day card


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