Mother's Day Photo Frame


  • White craft foam, 1 sheet
  • Felt: dark pink, light pink, green
  • Recycled plastic berry basket
  • Pink rick rack, 1/2”-wide, 4” length


  • Thick craft glue

Basic Supplies

paper, pencil, scissors, pinking shears, ruler, adhesive tape, stapler



  • Print and cut out patterns. Follow directions on patterns. Use pinking shears to trim flower edges.


  • For frame, cut 4-1/2”x5-1/2” piece from foam. Center and trace window on frame 1-1/2” from top. Cut out window. (Note: For ease in cutting, cut small “X” in center of window and work your way to edges.) Cut 1-1/4”x6” strip from foam for frame stand. Staple short ends of strip together, overlapping edges 3/4”. Staple or adhere loop to back center of frame, 1/4” from bottom edge. See Figure 1.


  • To decorate the frame, see photo. Cut 3-1/2” length from rick rack. Adhere rick rack to bottom of awning; trim edges. Adhere awning to frame above window. For window box, see photo to cut section from basket approximately 1-1/8”x3-3/4”. Trim window box as shown; adhere to center bottom of frame. Adhere flowers side-by-side above window box. For flower centers, cut three 3/8”-wide circles; adhere to center of flowers. Adhere leaves to window box as shown.


  • For Mother’s Day greeting, cut 1”x1-1/2” piece from paper. Write greeting on paper and adhere to frame. Tape photo to back of frame.
by Linda Bloomgren


Mother's Day Photo Frame
Mother's Day Photo Frame One Side View
One Side View Other Side View
Other Side View Fig. 1
Fig. 1