While there are just so many poinsettia crafts out there, this one is immensely simple! We bet even your youngest member will love making these Poinsettia paper crafts for toddlers, preschoolers and older kids.
There is simply no way you can miss making Handprint Poinsettia flowers craft for the holiday season. These bright red flowers are the official Christmas flowers and are a must for your holiday decor.
Poinsettia Paper Craft
Christmas Paper crafts cannot get any easier than this! This beautiful handprint poinsettia flower paper craft is just so pretty and unbelievingly easy to make.
They are great addition to your holiday crafts and DIY holiday decor. A perfect Holiday paper craft for classroom, this Poinsettia craft is sure to elevate your holiday decorations without spending hours making them.
But before we get started with Poinsettia paper crafts, here is a quick trivia fact – Who brought Poinsettia plants to America? And did you know there is a day dedicated to these special flowers? Yes!! December 12 is Poinsettia day – it marks the death anniversary of the man who bought these plants to United States!
Supplies for Handprint Paper Poinsettia Flowers Craft
- Construction paper – red, yellow & green
- A pair of scissors
- Template – Download free template at the end of the page.
How to Make Poinsettia Craft
Step 1: Cut out the free poinsettia craft template and make 6 handprints from red construction paper for the flowers.
Step 2: Take any 2 handprint cutouts and apply glue on a side of any one on either the thumb or the pinky to paste them together.
Step 3: One by one, glue all the 6 handprints in a round shape, resembling the flower, with fingers facing outwards and the palms towards the center of the circle.
Step 4: Cut out a small circle from a yellow colored craft paper and attach it to the center of the handprint poinsettia paper flower craft
Step 5: Cut a piece of yellow strip and crumple it to make a small ball.
Step 6: Glue the crumpled yellow ball on the the center of the handprint flower pattern.
Step 7: Next, cut out two green handprint cutouts for the leaves and glue the green handprint cutouts side by side.
Step 8: To complete the Poinsettia paper christmas craft, paste the handprint leaves on the backside of the handprint poinsettia.
That’s it! Your beautiful Poinsettia flower craft is ready to adorn your holiday decor. It is such a fun and easy Christmas Craft for kindergarten!
And in case you are making Christmas crafts for toddlers and preschool, we suggest to use their own handprints and skip the template. While those handprint poinsettia crafts might be bigger, they are definitely more special!
Free Poinsettia Craft Template
Also check out our cute Paper Reindeer Ornament craft for Christmas. It makes for a stunning winter decoration for Christmas tree and hides candies inside it!