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Handprint Crab

All the kids love to paint their hand and turn them into something else. This colorful Handprint Crab is our latest addition to this fun craft project.


Color Printer


Black Marker

Paper Plate

White paper



Click on Printables and print out the beach themed background or create your own.

Spread newspaper under your work surface for protection.

Put paint on a paper plate and have the children put their hands in palm down.

Using the picture as a reference place the hands to form a crab.

When the paint is dry, add eyes and a mouth.

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Handprint Crafts, Ocean Crafts For Kids, PreSchool Crafts

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These projects are created by Terri, Betty, Jamie or one of the talented staff members at MakingFriends.com. They have been created exclusively for publication on FreeKidsCrafts.com with supplies you'll be able to find around your house.

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