18 Sentimental Crafts to Make Grandma for Mother's Day

Bring a smile to grandma's face this Mother's Day with these cute and easy crafts.

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This Mother's Day, remember the love and light in everyone's lives: grandma. With these simple and sweet ideas, DIY her a gift she'll will love receiving and kids will love making.

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Handprint Garden

Grandma will love hanging up a handprinted picture of her "garden" of grandchildren.

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Mini Photo Album

Organize all your family photo in one place with this miniature photo album. Bonus: The cover makes it cute enough to put on display.

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Handprint Flower Pot

Blooms don't last forever, but this handprint flower pot will. You can personalize the surprise message under the flap to be perfect for grandma, too.

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Child's Handprint Clay Jewelry Dish

A handmade jewelry dish in the shape of your child's hand is the sentimental, useful, and will be treasured forever.

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Painted Burlap Canvas

Remind grandma of the two best days of her life: when she became a mom and a grandmother. "I wanted to create something for my amazing mom that had a personal touch, but would also go with her decor," blogger Chelsea writes about this burlap craft.

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Heart Handprint Canvas

"Grandmas hold our tiny hands for just a little while, but our hearts forever," reads the quote on this adorable canvas art that's easy to make with kids.

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Handprint Garden Apron

Grandma will love wearing this precious apron when she heads out into her garden this spring.

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Finger-Painted Flower Pots

Give flower pots a sentimental touch by having the kids add their fingerprints around the outside with different colored paint.

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Family Photo in a Photo

Gift grandma with this "photo in a photo" of all the generations of her family. You can even keep the tradition going year after year (or when more generations are born!).

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Send a Hug

Haven't been able to make a trip to grandma's house in a while? This "send a hug" idea is sure to put a big smile on her face when she opens her mailbox.

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Photo Lampshades

Give a plain lampshade a sentimental look by adhering family photos to the outside. The finished product will instantly become a cherished family heirloom.

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Photo Calendar

Blogger Autumn used her computer to create these printable PDF calendar pages—place them in a frame so grandma can switch them out each month.

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Personalized Canvas

Create this adorable work of art by using your kids' handprints on a painted canvas.

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Photo Display

Collage family snapshots into a heart shape, paste on poster board, then frame it for the prettiest personalized wall decor.

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Picture Magnets

Blogger Jenae took photos of her kids spelling out "grandma" with big letters, then turned the photos into magnets. It's the perfect way to put a smile on grandma's face every time she goes into her kitchen.

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Glowing Photo Luminaries

Surprise grandma with these personalized votives that elegantly show off family photos.

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Family Tree

Mod Podge a copy of your family tree onto a serving tray to beautifully display your family's history.

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Tea Towels

Use a to trace kids' artwork onto a white dishtowel for a precious keepsake grandma will cherish.

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