This week we are working to learn a very sweet poem that we will recite for the Moms at our very special Mother's Day Tea Party. It's a poem about giving Mom a “forever bouquet” so the students are creating a flower project that will last forever.
A few months ago, I saw an adorable hand-print bouquet on Pinterest from The Trendy Treehouse. I knew it would be a perfect supplement to our poem. (In the past we made coffee filter flowers for the Moms, but I like that the handprint art can be laminated, framed, and saved FOREVER.) Here's my take on the project. I mounted plain white copy paper onto yellow construction paper. I also swapped out the original idea of a painting bow around the stems and added a fun, multi-colored paper vase to give it just a little more “pop.” I am so thrilled with how these turned out.
Adding a heart to each handprint is easy:
dip your finger into yellow paint and make a small “v”
Plan the Perfect Mother's Day Tea Party
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