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    C Is for Cat Handprint and Footprint Craft

    C Is for Cat Handprint and Footprint Craft

    C is for cat! Help your toddler learn about the letter C by making a fun cat handprint and footprint craft.

    Materials

    • Green and brown nontoxic paint
    • Blank paper
    • Paper plate or scrap cardboard
    • Cotton ball
    • Cotton swab or paintbrush

    Instructions

    1. Pour some brown paint onto the cardboard.
    2. Use a cotton ball to spread a thin layer of brown paint on your child’s foot.
    3. Press the footprint onto the right of the paper.
    4. Wash the paint off your child’s foot.
    5. Use a cotton ball to spread a thin layer of brown paint on your child’s fingertip.
    6. Press two brown fingertip prints onto the heel of the footprint.
    7. Use a cotton ball to spread a thin layer of brown paint on your child’s finger.
    8. Press a brown fingerprint to the side of the footprint.
    9. Use a cotton ball to spread a thin layer of brown paint on your child’s palm.
    10. Press the handprint onto the left of the paper.
    11. Wash the paint off your child’s hand.
    12. Use a cotton ball to spread a thin layer of brown paint on your child’s fingertip.
    13. Press the brown fingertip print on the thumb of the handprint.
    14. Use a cotton ball to spread a thin layer of brown paint on your child’s finger.
    15. Press the brown fingerprint to the side of the handprint.
    16. Wash the paint off your child’s finger.
    17. Pour some green paint onto the cardboard.
    18. Use a paintbrush to paint eyes on the handprint and footprint cats.
    19. Paint “C is for cat” in green on the paper.

    Green and Brown Acrylic Paint Brown Footprint

    Adding Fingerprints to the Footprint Brown Handprint

    Adding Fingerprints to the Handprint Finished C Is for Cat Handprint and Footprint Craft

    Completed C Is for Cat Handprint and Footprint Craft

    For more cat craft ideas, try my Full Moon Black Cat Paper Plate Craft, Black Cat Paper Plate Craft, Halloween Spider and Black Cat Handprint Craft, and Paper Plate Cat Craft.

    Image Credits

    C Is for Cat Handprint and Footprint Craft © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Green and Brown Acrylic Paint © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Brown Footprint © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Adding Fingerprints to the Footprint © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Brown Handprint © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Adding Fingerprints to the Handprint © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Finished C Is for Cat Handprint and Footprint Craft © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Completed C Is for Cat Handprint and Footprint Craft © 2017 Heather Johnson

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