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Here’s a fun way to show off beautiful spring flowers from your garden, and share them with a friend. (more…)

 
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Rosetta’s Fairy Flower Bouquets



What you’ll need

  • Thread spool (one for a short vase, two for a taller one)
  • Scissors
  • Strips of colorful scrapbook paper
  • Glue dots
  • Thin floral stem wires, green craft wire, or thin green pipe cleaners
  • Flower stickers (three-dimensional stickers look especially nice)
  • Tiny honeybee stickers (optional)

How to make it

  • For the flower “vase,” wrap strips of colorful paper around the center of the thread spool and use glue dots to hold the overlapped edges in place. (more…)

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    Minnie’s Mother’s Day Bookmark



    What you’ll need

    • Template for Minnie Mouse Mother’s Day Bookmark
    • Scissors
    • Cardstock or heavyweight craft paper (black, white, and red)
    • Glue stick
    • Paper hole punch
    • Red ribbon or cord
    • 2 black beads

    How to make it

  • Minnie’s Mother’s Day Bookmark

    Print the template and use the pieces to cut out the shapes from the specified colors of cardstock. (more…)

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    Valentine Card: Paint Swirl Hearts



    Finger-paint a card that even young kids can lend a hand with. (more…)

     
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    Chore Card



    A fun way to lend Mom or Dad a hand.

    What you’ll need

    • 8 1/2- by 11-inch sheet of heavyweight paper
    • Construction paper or card stock
    • Glue
    • Con-tact paper, optional

    helpful tip

    Laminate the card and flowers with Con-tact paper to make them longer-lasting. (more…)

     
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    Spring Peeps



    This clutch of cheery chicks can serve as a tweet springtime greeting. (more…)

     
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    The Art of the Thank You



    It’s never too early to cultivate an attitude of gratitude, and we’re thankful for these homemade thank-you cards that combine toddlers’ personalized sentiment with do-it-myself simplicity. (more…)

     
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    Burst-of-color Card



    Create a clever and colorful card.

    What you’ll need

    • Photographs
    • Tempera paint
    • Brush
    • Scissors
    • Card stock
    • Glue
    • Strip adhesive

    helpful tip

    To cut the cost of these cards almost in half, skip step 3 and have the copy shop print the unpainted master on acetate in black and white. (more…)

     
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    Watering Can Greeting Card



    Make this cute watering can greeting card.

    What you’ll need

    • Silver card stock
    • Scissors
    • Seed packet
    • Tape

    How to make it

  • Print this watering can template on a piece of silver card stock. (more…)

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    Kids’ Art Card



    Turn your kid’s artwork into a unique greeting card for any occasion. (more…)