Easy Grandma Birthday Craft: Fingerprint Cherry Blossom Tree Art

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It’s Grandma’s birthday, and you want the kids to make her a gift. It needs to be easy and beautiful. Done! Consider this keepsake Fingerprint Cherry Blossom Tree Art. This unforgettable Grandma birthday craft will be cherished for years!

Hello, hello! It’s a new year, and there is much to look forward to here. If we haven’t met yet, I’m Marina, the founder of the family lifestyle site- Mommy Snippets. Home to easy crafts, simple recipes, fun printables, and helpful resources for busy families. I love finding quick ways to create beautiful keepsakes like this gorgeous Cherry Blossom Fingerprint Art for Grandma’s birthday!

Cherry blossom fingerprint art: easy grandma birthday craft tutorial.

My Mama loves flowers, and Cherry Blossom trees are a favorite, so my mom is the inspiration for this DIY gift idea.

How to Make This Easy Grandma Birthday Craft

What makes this craft special is its simplicity and beauty. Fingerprint art has a special place in my heart, so to have the cherry blossoms made using a child’s fingerprint (or multiple grandkids’ fingerprints) makes this a gift Grandma will love, and yes, she will frame it for all to see!

Easy Grandma Birthday Craft- Fingerprint Cherry Blossom Tree Art

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Fingerprint Cherry Blossom Tree Art waiting to be framed

Tips to Make This Easy Grandma Birthday Craft:

Use White Card stock to Print the Cherry Blossom Outline

Since paint will be used to create cherry blossoms, it is recommended to use white cardstock while printing the tree outline. The white cardstock is thicker than regular white multi-purpose paper and hence, more durable.

This also looks so much better when framed.

Easy Grandma Birthday Craft- Framed Fingerprint Cherry Blossom Tree Art

Use different Shades of Pink.

Use different shades of pink paint to make the art look like a real Cherry Blossom tree.

Frugal tip: if you use paints available in your home and only have one shade of pink. Place a bit of pink paint in three sections of the paint tray palette. Add a dab of white in one, a dab of red, and leave the third as is.

Take your paintbrush and mix the white and pink paint separately. Clean the brush and then mix the red and pink paint.

You now have three shades of pink!

cherry blossom fingerprint art-close up

Remember, the Goal Is Not Perfection

If your little one decides to make a more puffy tree than visualized in your mind, it’s fine.

If one branch has more blossoms than the other, don’t stress.

fingerprint painting of cherry blossoms

The key is to encourage them to have fun making Grandma’s gift, and if the Cherry Blossom Tree is nothing like you’d hoped it to be, that’s okay.

Grandma will love it, and I’m sure the tree will look gorgeous irrespective of how full or sparse the branches look.

fingerprint cherry blossom tree art

Ready to Make This Easy Grandma Birthday Craft?

Instructions to make this Cherry Blossom tree art can be found below:

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Easy Cherry Blossom Fingerprint Art

This beautiful keepsake Fingerprint Cherry Blossom Tree art is sure to be a cherished birthday gift over the years.
Prep Time5 mins
Work Time10 mins
Total Time15 mins
Author: Marina John

Supplies

  • 1 Cherry Blossom Tree outline printable
  • 3-4 shades of pink acrylic paint
  • 1 8.5" x 11" frame

Instructions

  • Download and print the free Cherry Blossom Tree printable from Kenarry.com
  • Pour a little paint from each of the pink paint bottles, onto the palette tray.
  • Guide your child to dip a finger into one of the pink shades and make fingerprints on the printable, to form cherry blossoms.
  • Use all 3 paint colors alternatively to ensure the tree has all the pink shades represented on the blossoms.
  • Once complete, set the card stock aside to dry
  • Once dry, put the sheet into an 8.5" x 11" frame.
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