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Simple and easy to make; this Paper flower card is perfect for mothers, grandmothers, teachers and more!

Here’s what we used

  • Quilling strips OR coloured paper cut into long thin strips
  • Coloured card
  • White paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Cocktail stick (optional)

How to make this adorable Paper flower card

First you’ll want to Start by making your card. We made ours tall and narrow by folding a square piece of card. Once you have your card, cut out a white paper rectangle to glue onto the front and create the frame effect.

Next take your quilling strips/ long thin pieces of coloured paper and begin rolling them tightly. We did ours just by hand but some people find it handy to use a cocktail stick. Once you have reached the end glue the loose end down onto the paper roll.

flower mothers day handmade card craft for kids

Glue down a rolled peice of paper for the centre of the flower and then cut out and glue down a thin strip of paper for the stem.

Build up the rolled paper petals around the outside of the flower. 5-6 normally works perfectly.

flower mothers day handmade card craft for kids

To make the leaves, roll and glue your paper a little less tightly and then pinch it at opposite ends. Add a paper flower pot and a name/message and this adorable paper flower card is complete and ready to gift!

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