This fun activity promotes self-expression, following directions and freedom of choice.

What You Need

  • Egg Carton (clean/empty)
  • Scissors
  • Paint
  • Tape/Glue
  • Markers
  • Pipe Cleaners (optional)
  • Cardstock


  • Cut-out egg cartons into little pieces. Snip them all the way around to make the flowers.
  • Dip the egg cartons into the paint and smear them around.
  • Press onto your paper to make egg carton flower prints.
  • Let the prints (and egg carton pieces) dry before gluing them to the paper.
  • Tape or glue egg cartons onto the prints.
  • Add stems using markers or adding pipe cleaners as the stems.

All activities should be supervised by an adult.

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