Mother's Day DIY: Thumbprint Keepsake Necklaces

Mother's Day is on Sunday! Make her a wonderful keepsake the kids can do almost entirely on their own!


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Step 1

Roll out the clay to an even, thin layer

Step 2

Cut out a shape

Step 3

Press your child's thumb into the middle of the shape, once each in alternating directions to make a heart shape

Step 4

Make as many as you like

Step 5

Use a skewer to poke a hole in the pendant before baking Bake according to package directions Let cool completely

Step 6

If desired, paint the inside of the heart

Step 7

We ended up with some hearts and some that look more like butterflies

Step 8

Cut the yarn or string to make the necklace

Step 9

Thread the yarn or string through the hole

Step 10

Finished! Super cute, right? Happy Mother's Day!