Painting Spring Flowers with Celery

My kids love painting! I am always on the lookout for clever ways to paint for my paint loving kids. Here is a fun spring craft for kids where you can make spring flowers using celery.
Painting Spring Flowers with Celery for Toddler, Preschoolers, and Kindergarten. Lots of clever ideas in this fun, playful idea!

Spring Flower Craft for Kids

Here is what you need to make this simple, but beautiful and fun spring flower painting craft for toddler, preschool, kindergarten, and even 1st & 2nd grade:

  • paper (personally, I recommend cardstock when painting with kids)
  • celery end
  • paint brush (or fingers)
  • paint (green for the stems and another for the flowers) – we used washable paint

Painting Spring Flower with Celery Craft for Kids

Using a brush or fingers draw flower stems

Painting Spring Flower with Celery Craft for Kids

Dip the end of celery into your paint and stamp it on top of your stems.

Note: I used a rubber band to hold the stalks together to keep the pretty flower shape.

Painting Spring Flower with Celery Craft for Kids

Here are some beautiful, fun to paint, spring flowers.

Painting Flower with Kids

Spring Flower Craft for Kids

My Kindergartner enjoyed being very exact with her paint brush.

Painting Spring Flower with Celery

My Toddler / Preschooler’s favorite part was “stamping” the celery on the paper to make flowers.

Celery Stamping for Preschoolers

I’m all about letting my kids explore and create their own unique artwork. This is my three year olds masterpiece. She is very proud of it!

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Beth Gorden
Beth Gorden

Beth Gorden is a homeschooling mother of six who strives to enjoy every moment with her kids through hands-on learning, crafts, new experiences, and lots of playing together. Beth is also the creator and author of 123 Homeschool 4 Me where she shares 1000+ free printables, creative homeschool lessons, crafts, and other fun ideas to help preschool and homeschooling families have fun while learning and exploring together.