These cute and Easy Garden Markers for Kids to Make are perfect for Mother’s Day and Father’s Day alike! Whomever the gardener is in the family, these cute DIY Garden Markers are the perfect gift idea. Help Mom or Dad identify their propagation containers or rows of seedlings in the garden this year.
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This kids craft is perfect for all ages. Smaller children will need help securing the wooden marker to the skewer. They will however, with excitement, be able to thread the beaded “veggie and fruit” accent! Older children can complete this craft with supervision alone.
These garden markers are a great Mother’s Day or Father’s Day craft for in the classroom as it’s inexpensive and simple to make. It also makes a wonderful Summer Long weekend craft idea, for those rainy days!
What do you need to make Easy Garden Markers for Kids to Make?
- 12 inch round skewers
- Mini wooden labels
- Permanent marker
- Beads – colours of popular vegetables/fruits and plants
How to Create Easy Garden Markers for Kids to Make
- Firstly, tie the wooden labels to the top of a round skewer using the twine. Tie them securely, a small amount of glue may be needed
- Secondly, thread some beads onto a piece of twine. Consider using orange with green beads on top for a carrot marker, red beads for tomatoes and so on.
- Lastly, attach the coloured beads to the each marker and write the corresponding plant onto the wooden label
Firstly, write the vegetables and fruits that you are going to grow onto the labels, a paint pen or permanent marker will do.
Secondly, wrap some twine around the end of the skewers, secure it with knots. Then, add the wooden labels.
Finally, thread some beads onto a piece of twine. Use orange with green beads on top for a carrot marker, red beads for tomatoes and so on.
We hope you liked these Easy Garden Markers for Kids to Make! A fun and easy kids craft. If you’re looking for more Mother’s Day ideas certainly check out our fan favourite – Mother’s Day Mason Jar Gift Ideas! If you’re looking for Dad, check out our easy BBQ King, Father’s Day Apron!