MOM Picture Frame

By Erin Emerick, Youth Programming Coordinator


  • Cardstock- cut in half long way
  • M and O patterns
  • Paper clips
  • Tape
  • Foam pieces (optional)
  • Glue sticks, glue
  • Scissors
  • Hole punch
  • Crayons, markers
  • MOM-Picture-Frame-Pattern


  1. 1. Cut the cardstock in half the long way.
  2. 2. Trace and cut out 2 M’s and 1 O from the patterns.
  3. 3. Glue 2 M’s on along each edge of the cardstock.
  4. 4. Glue the O in the middle, overlapping the M’s.
  5. 5. Punch a hole or two inside the O and cut out the middle.

  6. 6. Cut a border around all of the letters.
  7. 7. Decorate with markers and foam pieces if you wish.
  8. 8. Bend two paper clips to a 90 degree angle.  Tape the small side of each paper clip on either side of the “O” on the bottom of the back so the picture frame will stand up.

  9. 9. Tape a picture to the back.  Mom will love it!