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Deer Mother’s Day Craft

Let Mom know how special she is this Mother’s Day (or anytime!) with this Deer Mother’s Day Craft! This adorable card features a mama deer and her little faun. And this fun and easy craft comes together quickly with the free printable template.


Deer Mother’s Day Craft

Deer Mother's Day Craft


Mother’s Day is a special occasion to show our love and appreciation to the most important women in our lives. It is a day to honor mothers, grandmothers, and all mother figures for their unconditional love, support, and sacrifices. One of the best ways to make them feel special is by creating something unique and meaningful, such as a handmade card. In this post, we will share a fun and easy Deer Mother’s Day Craft that will surely warm your mom’s heart. With just a few supplies and a printable template, you can create a lovely card featuring a mama deer and her little faun. Let’s get started and make this Mother’s Day a memorable one!


Create Your Card

First, gather up what you need from this list of supplies:

  1. Colored craft papers
  2. Construction paper or a blank card
  3. Black marker pen
  4. Pencil
  5. Scissors
  6. Craft glue
  7. Printable template (found at the end of this post)

Print out the template found below and carefully cut out each piece.

Select colored craft papers (brown or orange shades) for the deer and faun character; select blue colored craft paper for the background and 3 different shades of green colored craft papers for the meadows.  Trace the deer pattern onto the selected colored craft papers. Cut out the traced patterns.


Attach the small patterns on the main body pattern of the deer to complete the deer papercraft.


Use a marker to draw the eyes and other details of the deer papercraft. Repeat these steps to create the faun.


Trace and cut out the 3 meadow patterns from green colored craft papers.


Grab the tallest meadow pattern and apply glue along the 3 straight ends of the meadow pattern.



Attach the meadow along the bottom end of the background piece.



Similarly, attach the 2 other meadow layers. Attach the shortest meadow layer on the front.


You can place the deer and faun papercraft inside the meadow pockets. Add some paper heart cutouts to the craft to make it look adorable!

Deer Mother's Day Craft Printable Card


Now that it’s finished, glue your finished project to a blank card or create a card out of construction paper.


Deer Mother's Day Craft Free Printable Card

Allow everything to dry, add a special note, and your card is complete!

Ready to get started? Click the button below to grab the free template.


In conclusion, Mother’s Day is a perfect opportunity to express our gratitude and love to our moms and mother figures. A handmade card is a thoughtful and heartfelt way to make them feel special and appreciated. This Deer Mother’s Day Craft is a fun and easy project that you can make with just a few supplies and a printable template. By following the steps outlined in this post, you can create a beautiful card featuring a mama deer and her little faun. This project is not only a fun activity for you and your kids but also a sweet gesture that your mom will surely cherish. So, grab your supplies, print out the template, and let’s get crafting! Happy Mother’s Day to all the amazing moms out there!

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