This craft an excellent way to get a toddler to explore their senses, and what’s better- it doubles as a Mother’s Day Craft as well.

What you need:

• Different Coloured Paint
• Paper or Canvas
• Pencil
• Wipes or Soap


  • Outline a pot with a pencil.
  • Have the child Paint the pot and let dry.
  • Now it’s time for the real fun! First, dip pointer finger into green paint and paint long strokes upward.
  • Start with the child’s colour of choice and dip hand into paint, press hand on top of the stems to make flowers. Repeat this process until all of the stems have flowers and you have a vibrant bouquet!

Toddler Mothers Day Craft - Nanny Options, Dublin

Nanny Tip: This is an amazing idea for a gift for Mum for Mother’s Day! Use a Canvas to make it a gift. After all, all Mum’s know their hands won’t be so tiny forever, a great custom gift so they can keep their tiny handprints forever!

© Teresa Boardman, Nanny Options.