A Trio of Flowerpot Chicks Craft for Easter and Spring

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Keep the kiddos busy this Easter by using flowerpots, felt, acrylic paint, and googly eyes, to create this adorable Flowerpot Chicks Craft! Be sure to download our free printable pattern, guaranteed to make life even easier!

A flowerpot painted yellow with felt additions to create a cute chick. Text overlay says"Flowerpot Easter Chick Craft". Same craft images featured throughout from various angles, and with different text overlays, unless otherwise described.

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Flowerpot Chick Craft

The full list of materials, tools, and instructions is found in the printable tutorial card at the end of this post. I highly recommend reading the blog post all the way through before starting this project to ensure that you have everything required and understand the steps and timings involved.

Spring is upon us and Easter is on the way, and what a more suitable activity for the season than this flowerpot chick craft!

These chicks are so stinkin’ cute, and are really fun to make!

They’d make such a fun Easter decoration or even just a cute addition to your spring decor.

The chick triplets are actually pretty easy to make, using flowerpots painted yellow and then googly eyes, ribbon, and felt accents glued in place to bring the chicks to life!

Make a set for a teacher, friend, neighbor, or use them as place cards for your family’s Easter dinner. 

Craft Supplies for Flowerpot Chicks - flowerpots, felt, paint, ribbon, glue gun, scissors, paint brush, googly eyes
Craft Supplies for Flowerpot Chicks

Materials & Tools Used in This Craft

The complete list of supplies, which may include basic crafting items that you already have can be found in the tutorial card at the end of this post. For your convenience, I’ve linked any notable materials and tools needed for this project to Amazon below.

Cheap Craft Supplies

A great thing about this craft idea is that it’s very budget-friendly using supplies you may already have or can be purchased cheaply in stores:

If you’re in the USA, check out your local Dollar Store or Dollar Tree; and if you’re in the UK, the PoundshopThe RangeWilko, and Baker Ross are great places to shop for cheap and inexpensive craft supplies. The rest of the world reading this – I don’t know every cheap store – sorry! But hunt the ones out in your location for crafting bargains!

Fun Easter Craft - Flowerpot Chicks

More Easter Crafts

Looking for more Easter crafts? Here are some more!

I’ve shared lots of great craft ideas on The Purple Pumpkin Blog over the years, in fact, there are 100+ crafts to make and do at home for you to try!

And for even more Easter fun, check out these 5 Egg-ceptional Easter Crafts To Do With Children from our friends at Twinkl.

Flowerpot Craft - Trio of Chicks!

How Do I Make A Trio of Flowerpot Chicks?

Just check out the how-to card below with full materials, tools, and instructions. Any demonstration photos do not print out to save your ink.

How To Make Flowerpot Chicks for Spring

A Trio of Flowerpot Chicks Craft

Michelle Ordever
Keep the kiddos busy this Easter and use flowerpots, felt, acrylic paint, and googly eyes, to create this adorable Flowerpot Chicks Craft!
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Active Time 30 minutes
Additional Time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 30 minutes

Materials

  • 3 2″.5cm Flowerpots
  • Felt Fabric – Lemon Frost 1, Orange (1)
  • Rick Rack Trim – ½″ wide Pink Green, Purple (or trim of choice)
  • Light Yellow Acrylic Craft Paint
  • Googly Eyes
  • Plain Paper
  • Flowerpot Chick Trio Patterns

TOOLS

  • Permanent Marker
  • Scissors
  • Paintbrush
  • Glue gun and glue sticks

Instructions
 

  • Basecoat the three flowerpots with light yellow acrylic craft paint and leave to dry. Apply a second coat if necessary.


    Painting the Pots Yellow
  • If the hole in the flowerpot is small, make it larger by gently scraping it with the metal blade from a pair of scissors.


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  • Download and print the patterns for the Flowerpot Chick Trio. Cut out the patterns to use as templates.
  • Using a permanent marker, trace six wings on lemon felt, and then cut out with scissors.
  • Trace and cut out three beak patterns from orange felt.
  • Cut fifteen strips approximately 1/8″ by 9″ for the comb from orange felt.

    TIP: Cut inside the traced line, so that your project looks neat and clean. You can also pin the paper patterns to the felt and cut them out with scissors.


    Cutting Felt with Template
  • Adhere the wings to the right and left sides of each chick with a glue gun and glue sticks. Attach the beaks and wiggle eyes to complete the chicks’ faces.


    Attaching Wings Beak & Eyes
  • Glue the rick rack trim to the base of the flowerpot, using the photo for placement.



    Gluing Rik Rack to Pots
  • To create the chicks’ combs, gather five orange felt strips, twist them several times in the center, and fold them in half.
  • Secure the comb in the flowerpot drain hole with the glue gun and glue sticks.


    Gluing Chick Comb
  • To finish, trim the chicks’ combs with scissors, and fluff.


    Cutting Comb to Size
  • Display where desired and Happy Easter!




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  • How To Make Flowerpot Chicks for Spring

Notes

  1. You can use liquid craft glue for this project, but you will have to wait for it to dry.
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