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This kid-made Mother’s Day treasure box is an easy art project for kids and can be filled with sentimental items moms will love from their kids like love notes, art and jewelry!

Kid-Made Mother’s Day Treasure Box – Materials:

Wooden unfinished box
– Paint (we used acrylic)
– Paint brushes
– Masking tape


Step 1. Give your box two coats of white paint, waiting in between each coat for the paint to dry.

Step 2. Mask off sections with masking tape.

Step 3. Paint in the sections with various colors of paint.

Step 4. Remove the tape once the paint has dried. And voila! You have a pretty geometric design.

You’re done with your beautiful treasure box for mom. Now the fun part – filling it with treasures. How about a sweet card, handwritten note or kid-made jewelry?

What beautiful handmade treasures will you be giving mom on Mother’s Day?

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Agnes Hsu is a mom of three and has been inspiring parents and kids to get creative with easy activities and family friendly recipes for over 10 years. She shares her love for creative play and kids food to her 2MM+ followers online. Agnes' commitment to playful learning and kindness has not only raised funds for charity but also earned features in prestigious nationwide publications.