DLTK's Crafts for Kids
Mother's Day Pinwheel CraftMother's Day Pinwheel Craft

Contributed by Leanne Guenther

Tip:  Instead of a bow, you can decorate gifts with a pinwheel (just use a brass brad instead of a pin to hold your pinwheel together)  They look really cute on mother's day presents; younger kids love showing mommy how they spin.

I loved pinwheels when I was little...  They seem to be one of those toys that have been around forever.  There are three different templates to pick from.

You can use the templates I've provided or design your own using:

Fun foam ones are nice and sturdy, but you'll need to use straight pins instead of push pins to make them.



Craft Templates:

Teapot pinwheel template    (color)   or    (B&W)

Heart pinwheel template     (color)   or    (B&W)

Small Heart pinwheel template     (color)   or    (B&W)


Printable version of these instructions