Mother’s Day Hugging Card: Handmade Gift For Mom

Here’s a special from our Mother’s Day series this week – today’s activity is the Handmade Mother’s Day Hugging card. It’s really simple, so sit along with your little one and create this easy Mother’s Day gift!

This activity will:

Parental involvement: Medium

Duration: 15 minutes

Skills Acquired: Creative, Fine Motor, Caring


  1. Coloured A4 paper
  2. A pair of scissors
  3. Glue
  4. Scale
  5. Sketch pens

Instructions for Mother’s Day Hugging Card:

  1. Fold a coloured A4 sheet in two and draw your child’s hand outline.
  2. Cut it out.
  3. Cut a long strip of coloured paper and pleat it.
  4. Cut two small strips of paper and stick them on the back of the hand cutout as a holder.
  5. Stick the ends of the pleated paper to the two hand cutouts.
  6. Write a lovely message for his/her  mom!

Surprise for your mommy this Mother’s Day!

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Gayathri breathes Harry Potter as much as she breathes air. Yes, a hardcore Potterhead! She loves to play with words, write goofy and humorous articles, dabble in art & craft activities, and crack terrible jokes. Having worked as a copywriter with an ad agency, she is currently a content writer at Flintobox!

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