Q-Tip Daisy Craft

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Q-tips, those humble little cotton swabs tucked away in bathroom cabinets, hold a world of creative potential often overlooked. Today, I am sharing a simple yet captivating project we recently did: Q-tip Daisy craft!

Perfect for children of all ages, this activity sparks joy and creativity. Though, a gentle reminder, the younger ones might need a guiding hand, especially when it comes to cutting those tricky Q-tips. But fear not, the result is well worth the effort!

These are perfect for spring! Let us learn how to make these charming Daisy flowers with Q-tips!

q Tip Daisy Craft

Things you will need to make the Q-Tip Daisy Craft

  1. Blue and green Origami Paper
  2. Playdough
  3. Scissors
  4. Toothpick
  5. Glue
  6. Q-Tips (with Paper Sticks)

Things neeeded for q Tip Daisy Craft

We need approximately 10 Q-tips for each Daisy flower.

Watch the Video on how to make the Q Tip Daisy flower


Directions to make the Q-Tip Daisy Craft

Begin by forming a small ball of playdough, roughly 2 cm in diameter, and place it onto the blue origami paper. Gently press it down to create a flat, circular base for your flower.

Playdought for the Daisy Craft

Now, let’s tackle those Q-tips. Opt for the paper ones; they’re much easier to cut. Trim the tips at the beginning of the cotton, aiming for buds roughly 1 to 1.5 centimetres in length.

Cutting Q tip for Daisy craft


Prepare enough Q-tips to assemble your flower, usually around 18 to 24 pieces for a medium-density bloom.

With your flat playdough circle ready, start inserting the Q-tip buds around the circumference, one by one.

q Tip Daisy Craft

Continue until the entire area is covered, leaving a small space at the bottom for the stem.


q Tip Daisy Craft

For an optional step, use a toothpick to add texture to the playdough, creating a more lifelike appearance.

Repeat the process to craft as many daisy flowers as your heart desires!


q Tip Flower craft

Complete your creation by adding some leaves and grass at the base, bringing your Daisy flower craft to life and easy to brighten your day or decorating a special space.Q tip FLower Craft

Our 6-year-old craft enthusiast found it particularly delightful, especially since it involves playdough.

If you’re intrigued, check out our Physical Map of India made with playdough, a fantastic learning experience adaptable to any country! This project is not only enjoyable but also educational.

q Tip Daisy Craft


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