Cardboard Flower Pot Hat

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Time to welcome be the lovely Start Creative Studio who will show us one her fabulous Cardboard Corwns again! This time it is a fabulous Cardboard Flower Pot hat!

Do you plant a garden in the Spring? Maybe a bed of flowers? We planted some sunflowers last year and had a fun time watching them grow. This year, we haven’t planted anything but were inspired by all of the colorful flowers we’ve seen popping up and made a flower pot crown! Check out the rest of Start Creative Studio’s guest crafts here on Red Ted Art!

Cardboard Flower Pot Crown
This lovely cardboard flower pot craft was first shared in April 2020

To make a Cardboard Flower Pot Crown, you will need

  • Cardboard, Textured and Plain
  • Cardstock
  • Paint
  • Paintbrush
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Stapler

How to make a Flower Pot Hat from Cardboard

Create it!

Make the Flower Pot from Cardboard

Cardboard Flower Pot

Step 1: Cut a strip of cardboard long enough to wrap around your little one’s head.  Remove and staple the ends together.

Step 2: Cut a second strip, approximately 3 inches in height and long enough to fit around the crown.

Step 3: Glue the smaller strip around the top of the crown.

Step 4: Paint the flower pot and allow it to dry.

Prepare the flowers

Cardboard flowers

Step 5: From cardboard, cut strips that will become flower stems. Paint green and allow to dry.

Step 6: Cut circles from textured cardboard. Paint and allow to dry.

Step 7: Cut strips of colored cardstock. Fold strip so both ends meet and glue the ends together.

Cardboard flowers

Step 8: Continue Step 7 and glue the cardstock pieces to the textured circles, creating flowers.

Finishing of your flower pot crown

Cardboard flowers

Step 9: Glue the flowers to the stems.

Cardboard flower pot

Step 10: Glue the stems to the front inside of the flower pot.

A fun and simple way to celebrate all of the beautiful colors of Spring!

Here are great ideas on Start Creative Studio’s Blog:

flower pot craft

See all of Start Creative Guest Posts Here.