Button Family Tree

Button Family Tree

Spend quality family time talking about family and creating your own family tree to display in your home or give as a gift.

  • 1.

    This is a great craft to do with Mom or Dad. Make a list of relatives on your mother’s side of the family and your father’s side of the family.

  • 2.

    Draw a large tree with many branches and color with Crayola® Colored Pencils.

  • 3.

    You want to fill in the family tree by listing your mother’s side of the family on one side of the tree and your father’s side on the other side of the tree. Put yourself in the middle. Put buttons for each family member on a tree branch and write in their name and relation to you.

  • 4.

    Cut out a name plate from a piece of heavy paper and write your family name on it and color it in. Glue it to the tree trunk with a Crayola Glue Stick.

  • 5.

    Add leaves and a background to finish the family tree. Frame and hang it in your home or give it as a gift to a family member.