Masquerade Mask

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Crafts by Materials, Hand and Footprint Art, Paper Crafts | Posted on 29-04-2013 | 8,508 views

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Today we will be making a face mask or rather an eye mask from colored construction paper.
Masqueade craft 1

Construction Paper Face Mask

Masqueade craft 2

 

You’ll need construction papers of various colors.

Trace your hand onto two different colored paper.

Cut. Cut a hole in the middle for the eyes to see.

Paste them together.

Decorate.

Paste a chopstick at the back and your handprint face mask is done!

Hand and footprint Chicken

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Animal Crafts, Easter, Festive Crafts, Hand and Footprint Art, Paper Crafts, Rooster | Posted on 21-01-2011 | 8,394 views

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Oh Mac Donald had a farm,

E-I-E-I-O,

And on his farm he has some chickens,

E-I-E-I-O,

With the cluck, cluck here, cluck, cluck there…

Alright, let’s just get to business 😛

Hand and footprint Chicken

Trace your footprint on a piece of yellow paper

Trace your handprint on orange and red paper

Paste the footprint onto the handprints

Add eyes, beak and all and your chicken is done 🙂

Handprint Octopus

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Animal Crafts, Fingerprint Art, Hand and Footprint Art, Octopus | Posted on 03-01-2011 | 12,741 views

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Let’s do handprinting again 🙂 Remember the Octopus we did?  Since we are in the mood for octopus, let’s make a handprint Octopus 🙂

Handprint Octopus

Paint four fingers and your palm. Stamp on a piece of paper. Paint again and stamp again so that your octopus has 8 tentacles.

Paint your fingertip white and stamp as the eyes.

Use a black marker to draw the eye balls and mouth and the octopus is done 🙂

Handprint Zebra

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Animal Crafts, Hand and Footprint Art, Zebra | Posted on 12-11-2010 | 19,996 views

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It has been a while since we last did a handprint art. So let’s make a handprint zebra today 🙂

Handprint Zebra

Paint your palm white and stamp on a piece of paper

Help the little one draw/paint black stripes and the zebra is done 🙂

Handprint Corn

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Hand and Footprint Art | Posted on 01-11-2010 | 6,104 views

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I wonder if we can make corn out of a handprint?

I think we can 😀 Handprint Corn 🙂

Ethan @ 36 months

Paint your palm yellow and stamp onto a piece of paper. Oops, please redo if the paint doesn’t turn out nice 😛

Paint 3 fingers green

And stamp around the corn and you are done 🙂

Handprint Tulip

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Hand and Footprint Art | Posted on 22-10-2010 | 6,695 views

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Exactly 5 years ago on this date, I married my hubs 🙂 He gave me a beautiful imported dual colored tulip bouquet.

To celebrate our wedding anniversary today, we made this handprint tulip 😀

Handprint Tulip


Paint your palm with colors of your choice

Paint it in two tonnes for better effect

Stamp your painted palm on a piece of paper

Paint 3 fingers green

Stamp as the leaf. Repeat until you get the desired effect.

Beautiful handprint tulip 🙂

Hand and Footprint Lobster

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Animal Crafts, Art Crafts, Fingerprint Art, Hand and Footprint Art, Lobster | Posted on 23-07-2010 | 79,864 views

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Today, we are going to make a lobster out of our hand and footprint 😀


Hand and Footprint Lobster


Paint your foot red


Print your painted foot on a piece of paper


Paint your palm red


Print both of your palms as shown in the picture


Use a brush to draw a line to connect the palm to the feet


Paint your fingertip black and stamp as the eyes


Your hand and footprint lobster is done 😀

Father’s Day Handprint Card

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Corrugated Paper, Crafts by Materials, Father's Day, Hand and Footprint Art, Paper Crafts | Posted on 14-06-2010 | 14,376 views

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Father’s Day is just around the corner. Let’s make a card for dear ol’ Dad 😀


Father’s Day Card


Draw a heart on a craft foam and cut

Click here to learn how to get symmetrical heart shape


The kids with their ‘hearts’ 🙂


Draw the outline of your palm


The kids decorating and personalising their cards


Their masterpiece 🙂

Crafty-Crafted Friends – Her Little Handprints

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Crafty Crafted Friends | Posted on 02-06-2010 | 4,120 views

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Nothing beats kids doing arts and crafts to past time. I found a Crafty-Crafted Friend’s Mommy sharing a nice artsy time with her little princess, Chen Xi.

Chen Xi and her ‘masterpiece’ – The handprint flower 🙂

Chen Xi’s handprint fish 😀

Check out her Mommy’s post about their art experience here 🙂

Hand and Footprint Dove

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Animal Crafts, Bird, Crafts by Materials, Felt, Hand and Footprint Art, Paper Crafts | Posted on 31-05-2010 | 15,810 views

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I’ve always love dove. Let’s make a very simple hand and footprint dove today 🙂


Hand and Footprint Dove


Draw the outline of your palm on a piece of white paper


Draw the outline of your foot on a piece of white paper


Cut them out


Dot some glue on the hand cut out


Paste the hand cut out onto the foot cut out


You’ll get a flying dove 🙂


Use marker to draw a dot as the eye. Dab some glue on the dove


Paste the dove onto a piece of black sugar paper


Oh yeah, cut a beak out of a brown felt and paste. I framed up my dove and it turned out beautiful 😀

Handprint Frog

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Animal Crafts, Frog | Posted on 21-05-2010 | 26,164 views

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Our hand print can do wonders when it comes to arts and crafts. Today, let’s make a frog out of it 🙂

Handprint Frog

You'll need green and white paper, a black marker pen and glue.

Draw a circle out of the green paper and cut. You may need to assist your child to cut the circle if he has yet to master the scissors 🙂

Fold the green paper into two. Draw your hand print and cut. You will need two hand print cut outs.

Paste the hand print as the frog's feet.

Cut two eyes out of the white paper and paste as the frog's eyes.

Use the black marker to draw the eyes, nose and mouth. Your hand print frog is all done and ready to hop 🙂

Handprint Fish

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Animal Crafts, Art Crafts, Fish, Hand and Footprint Art | Posted on 10-05-2010 | 27,911 views

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Blurp Blurp… Let’s print out some fish today 🙂

Handprint Fish

Paint your palm and print on a blue piece of paper.

Paint the other palm and print. You'll have two lovey-dovey fish 🙂

Paint your fingers and print as the sea weeds.

Using a brush, draw the eye and mouth and some bubbles. You are done 🙂

Dating fish 😛

Handprint Giraffe

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Animal Crafts, Art Crafts, Fingerprint Art, Giraffe, Hand and Footprint Art | Posted on 19-04-2010 | 16,601 views

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Let’s do a handprint giraffe today.

Handprint Giraffe

Paint your palm yellow and print on a piece of paper.

Dot all over with brown paint.

Use a brush and paint the tail.

Use the brush to paint the mane. Use marker to draw the eye and mouth and your giraffe is done 🙂

Handprint Flower Bouquet

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Crafts by Materials, Felt, Festive Crafts, Hand and Footprint Art, Mother's Day, Paper Crafts, Shapes | Posted on 12-04-2010 | 13,941 views

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There’s nothing a mother loves more than a handmade handprint flower bouquet from the little one. This Mother’s Day, let’s get the little tots to do something for us 😛

Mother's Day Handprint Flower Bouquet

Draw your handprint on various colour papers.

Cut them out.

Paste them onto a piece of paper; the handprint being the petals.

Arrange and paste them until they form a flower.

Cut a piece of felt as the stalk and some heart shape as the leaves. Paste them.

Done! A bouquet of handprint flowers for Mommy! Boy, he doesn't look too happy 😛 😀

Handprint Hen

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Animal Crafts, Art Crafts, Craft Foam, Crafts by Materials, Easter, Festive Crafts, Hand and Footprint Art, Rooster | Posted on 05-04-2010 | 21,617 views

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It’s a wonder what our handprint can do. Today, we’ll transform our handprint into a hen 🙂

Handprint Hen

Paint your palm white and print onto coloured paper.

Using felt and foam, decorate the hen.

You are done 🙂

Handprint Flower

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Art Crafts, Fingerprint Art, Hand and Footprint Art | Posted on 08-03-2010 | 15,156 views

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Handprint Flower

Mix red and white together to get pink. You may also use any other colour as you wish 🙂

Paint your palm and print it onto a piece of paper.

Repeat and print all around till you get a complete flower.

Paint your fingers green and print it on the bottom of the paper as the grass.

Paint your fingers a lighter shade of green and print it on the bottom of the paper again.

Draw a line down from the flower to the grass. Use the brush to dot the middle of the flower and you are done.

The beautiful handprint flower 😀

Handprint Spider

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Art Crafts, Fingerprint Art, Hand and Footprint Art | Posted on 01-03-2010 | 8,807 views

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Incy Wincy Spider climb up the water spout.. Let’s paint a spider today 🙂

Handprint Spider

You'll need black water colour for the spider. You may also use dark brown or any other colour your child wishes his/her spider to be 🙂

Paint your palm and four fingers black.

Stamp the painted palm onto a piece of paper.

You'll get one half of the spider.

Paint the other side of your palm and the four fingers.

Stamp it next to the first half.

You'll get a complete spider now.

Grip your fist and paint it black.

Stamp it on the body of the spider.

Paint your fingertips yellow and dot it around the head as spider has many eyes all over.

Paint your fingertip red and dot it on the yellow dots and your spider is done 🙂

Handprint Strawberry

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Art Crafts, Fingerprint Art, Hand and Footprint Art | Posted on 08-12-2009 | 15,119 views

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Strawberries are delicious. I just can’t have enough of it.

Handprint Strawberry.

Handprint Strawberry.

First, paint your palm red.

First, paint your palm red.

Print it onto a piece of paper.

Print it onto a piece of paper.

Paint your fingers green.

Paint your fingers green.

Print the fingers as the leaves.

Print the fingers as the leaves.

Paint the tip of your finger yellow and dot all around the strawberry.

Paint the tip of your finger yellow and dot all around the strawberry.

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Handprint Ghost

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Festive Crafts, Halloween, Hand and Footprint Art | Posted on 02-10-2009 | 9,526 views

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Still loving the Halloween theme, this is another ghost creation…

Simple handprint ghost.

Simple handprint ghost.

Hold your fingers close together and trace the outline. Use a black marker to draw the outline and the eyes and mouth. Cut.

Hold your fingers close together and trace the outline. Use a black marker to draw the outline and the eyes and mouth. Cut.

Have any Halloween craft to share? Submit your craft here and we’ll link it back to you. 🙂

Fingerprint Penguin

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Posted by Merryn | Posted in Animal Crafts, Art Crafts, Fingerprint Art, Penguin | Posted on 18-09-2009 | 22,196 views

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Penguin is cute. I like penguin. Let’s do a cute penguin, using our thumbprint.

Fingerprint penguin.

Fingerprint penguin.

Paint your thumb white.

Paint your thumb white.

Print it on the paper as the body.

Print it on the paper as the body.

Paint your thumb black.

Paint your thumb black.

Print it on both side of the body. Paint your pointer black and print it as the head.

Print it on both side of the body. Paint your pointer black and print it as the head.

Paint your pointer yellow and print it as the feet. Add details such as the eyes and beak.

Paint your pointer yellow and print it as the feet. Add details such as the eyes and beak.