Flowers crafts, science activities, or sensory play are a natural choice when the weather turns warm! Plants begin to grow, gardens are getting started, bugs and creepy crawlies are out, and the weather changes. Spring activities are perfect for early learning, and these flower theme activities will also take you from preschool through kindergarten and elementary ages! Look for the free printables templates and activities throughout!
FLOWER CRAFTS AND STEAM PROJECTS
These flower art and craft ideas including STEAM projects are so fun and easy to include everyone in. We love simple projects that look amazing but don’t take much time, supplies, or craftiness.
Some of these flower art and craft projects might even include a little bit of spring science!
Great for a preschool or elementary spring theme or even Mother’s Day crafts!
Whether just for fun, to learn the parts of plants, or be inspired by famous artists, there will surely be a flower art and craft activity for everyone!
Flower Arts and Crafts for Kids
Click on each image below to enjoy a new flower craft this season. Some of these activities include a free printable too! Find everything you need to get started today!
Explore the colorful world of science meets art with DIY coffee filter flowers. This easy spring craft is the perfect activity for kids at any time of the year.
This is a great flower craft to make as a homemade gift for Mom for Mother’s Day or to brighten a room. The use of various materials layered to create the image is called mixed media!
Check out this easy spring art project featuring a specific art style called pointillism, which is perfect for a fresh spring day! Color in our free printable flower template scene with nothing but dots. Get creative with the mediums you choose!
Kids will love to paint these fun, bright flowers with their own homemade stamps inspired by artist Alma Thomas.
Combine the color and beauty of nature with a free printable Frida Kahlo coloring page to create fun spring art inspired by the famous artist’s own work!
Also, check out this easy Frida Kahlo ornament!
Explore STEAM this spring with a fun geo-flower STEAM craft! Turn a leftover piece of styrofoam into a geo-board-inspired work of art with your kids. With a few simple supplies, you can explore math and art with a bit of engineering as you make a beautiful flower or two.
What’s nicer than a fresh bouquet of flowers? How about a simple, homemade handprint flower bouquet? Perfect for young kids to make and give!
Make your own “painting” with cut-out shapes inspired by famous artist, Henri Matisse.
Explore sunflowers with a Monet-inspired art project that is perfect for many ages and budgets to try!
Inspiration by famous artist Georgia O’Keeffe, pastels are the perfect combination for a simple flower art and craft project.
Paint a colorful bouquet of flowers based on one of Pablo Picasso’s most famous artworks, The Bouquet of Peace.
Complete these free printable flower coloring pages with the look and feel of a Warhol work of art. Combine a repeating flower pattern and bright color to create fun pop art for spring.
Georgia O’Keeffe, colorful poinsettia flowers, and pastels are perfect for a simple Christmas art project that gets kids exploring flowers!
Explore sunflowers with a Van Gogh inspired art project that is perfect for many ages and budgets to try!
A few simple supplies and our free flower printable are all you need for this colorful flower craft. Make a vase full of tissue paper flowers.
Try a colorful tulip art project inspired by famous artist, Yayoi Kusama that is perfect for spring!
Turn cardboard and yarn into a neat way to learn about textile art while making a fun flower craft for kids.
More Flower Theme Activities for Spring
Find a mix of science and sensory play below with a flower theme. There are so many ways to enjoy flower activities any time of the year.
When I think of spring, I think of planting seeds, growing plants and flowers and all things outdoors! Use art and craft supplies you have on hand to create your own plant with all the different parts.
Turn real flowers into a fun sensory and science activity for a hands-on spring activity!
Add real or fake flowers to this simple fairy dough recipe for creative sensory play! A fun homemade playdough recipe that is super soft!
Have you ever turned a simple white flower a different color? Learn all about how flowers “drink” with this super simple-to-set-up flower science demonstration.
Explore chemistry, mixtures, solutions, and more while you grow your own crystal flowers in a jar!
Combine biology and art while exploring the parts of a flower through a hands-on dissection activity (that isn’t gross) and color in the free parts of a flower printable diagram.
Want to start with easy flowers to grow this spring with your kids? Here’s what you need to know!
Bonus Spring Activities
Printable Spring Pack
If you’re looking to grab all of the printables in one convenient place plus exclusives with a spring theme, our 300+ page Spring STEM Project Pack is what you need!
Weather, geology, plants, life cycles, and more!