Flowering Cherry Trees Craft

flowering cherry trees craft with cardboard tubesWhile we await the beautiful blossoms of the flowering cherry trees in our yard and neighborhood, we made our own version.

Materials: paper towel roll, brown paint, small pink and white silk flowers snipped from a branch of silk flowers purchased at a craft store, glue (we used a glue gun).

Flowering Cherry Trees Craft with paper towel tubes

flowering cherry tree

Picture of a real flowering cherry tree for inspiration.

Last week, we made forsythia branches, so it’s really looking like Spring inside our house these days.

flowering cherry trees craft with paper towel tubes

Trees in various stages of painting and glueing. An old baby bottle drying rack makes a great holder for cardboard tube crafts.

Comments

  1. This is a great project. I use d to live near DC and loved the cherry blossoms.:)

  2. Love your art projects. Lucky kids.

  3. Cute craft! Love the baby bottle drying rack idea!
    Visiting from Homeschool Creations.

  4. Great idea! Cherry Blossom trees are gorgeous! Loved your sushi idea, too– would be great ideas for rowing Grandfather’s Journey!

  5. I’m the Editorial Assistant for Fun Family Crafts and I wanted to let you know that we have featured your project! You can see it here:

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    If you have other kid friendly crafts, we’d love it if you would submit them. If you would like to display a featured button on your site, you can grab one from the right side bar of your post above. Thanks for a wonderful project idea!

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