Spring Flowers Craft Using Foam Cutouts

Foam cutouts create a bouquet of spring flowers in this easy preschool craft. Kids will love making these pretty flowers as a gift for Mother's Day, a birthday, or a special event.

Spring flowers preschool craft using foam cutouts

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Flower crafts are always a good option to jump-start spring activities. The colors and textures of the season inspire creative fine motor and sensory play as kids make beautiful flowers..

Homemade flowers are not only fun to make. They become perfect gifts for kids to give a special friend, teacher, or family member.

This beautiful bouquet is easy to make with foam shapes. The craft supplies provide lots of sensory experiences, both visual and tactile, for early learners.

Set out the materials and kids to explore and create to make this a child-led activity.

Related Roundup:  Beautiful Flower Crafts for Kids


Foam flowers craft


Supplies for a foam flowers craft for kids


Materials list

  • green paint
  • hole punch
  • paper fasteners
  • straws
  • craft foam sheets
  • craft foam cut-outs
  • chair foam

Purchase pre-cut foam cutouts in a variety of different shapes, or cut shapes from sheets of craft foam.


Paint foam stems green for the flower craft


Instructions for craft foam flowers

1. Cut narrow strips from chair cushion foam to be used as stems.

2. Paint the stems. Allow to dry.

The stems have a tendency to curl a bit after they are painted. Place them under a heavy book to straighten if necessary.


Attach the stem to the flower with a paper fastener


3. Poke a hole through the center of the craft foam flower cutout, and through the painted stem.

Push a paper fastener through the flower and stem to secure them together.


Cut out stems for the flowers from green craft foam


5. Draw leaves on a piece of green craft foam sheet. Cut out the leaves.

6. Hole punch the leaf twice near the bottom of the leaf. Insert a green straw as shown in the photo.


Spring flowers Mother's Day preschool craft


7. Glue bits of yellow craft foam to the center of each flower for pollen.

Place flowers and leaves in a plastic vase. Display for all to enjoy.

This bouquet is a beautiful gift idea, and a welcome sign of spring!


Spring flowers preschool craft made with foam shapes


 Find more fun crafts on our Spring Season Board on Pinterest.

 Foam flowers preschool spring season craft



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