Florida Blue Crab Handprint
Preschoolers, and even toddlers, will love making this adorable lFlorida Blue Crab Handprint craft. This activity is simple, uses very few supplies, and even older kids can get in on the fun. What child doesn’t like to paint with their hands?
Blue & orange tempera paint
Construction paper (8 1/2 x 11")
Black felt-tip marker
Spread newspaper over the work area.
Paint inside of both hands, including thumbs and fingers, with blue paint.
Make two prints with hands pointing in opposite directions and heels of palms slightly overlapping (thumbs pointing down).
Dip tip of finger in orange paint and draw two "stalks" (for eyes) extending from the palm area. Print a dot at the end of each stalk and add an eye inside each dot with black maker.
Dip pad of thumb in orange paint and make a print at the end of each thumb print for claws. Draw a smile with a black marker.
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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