Bucket Flower Pot Craft

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  1. 1. Create A Craft With: Bucket Flower Pot Craft
  2. 2. Great Craft for Kids!
    • This is a great springtime craft for children.
  3. 3. Materials needed:
    • Foam flower & leaf shapes in various colors & sizes
    • 1-2 7/8 tall galvanized bucket
    • 1-1 15/16 x 2 7/8 round Styrofoam floral piece
    • 1 gift tag
    • 27 long piece of ribbon
    • 6 pieces of floral wire
    • Glue gun
    • Colored paper shreds
    • Hole punch
    • Newspaper
    Let's GetStarted!
  4. 4. Step 1
    • Cover work area with newspaper to protect area from spills.
    • Place round Styrofoam piece into bucket.
  5. 5. Step 2
    • Take two flower shapes and glue them together.
    • Repeat this process until you have six flowers.
  6. 6. Step 3
    • Wrap ribbon around the rim of your bucket.
    • Run ribbon through handle so it will stay in place.
    • Tie bow in the front.
    • Trim ends if necessary. But leave ribbon long enough to tie on gift tag.
  7. 7. Step 4
    • Arrange floral wire pieces in the Styrofoam for the stems of the flowers.
  8. 8. Step 5
    • Glue the leaves onto the wire stems.
      • Be sure to leave room for the flowersto be attached.
  9. 9. Step 6
    • Glue flowers to the tops of the stems.
    • Press flowers firmly into place while gluing.
  10. 10. Step 7
    • Decorate your gift tag in anyway that you see fit.
  11. 11. Step 8
    • Using a hole punch, punch a hole through your gift tag.
    • Tie onto bucket using the strands of ribbon from bow.
  12. 12.
    • This craft is a great way to share some time with your child, grandchild, niece, and/or nephew. Children love creating stuff, especially when they can do it with the people the love. We hope you enjoy making this and that you and the child in your life make some great memories while working on it together.