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    D Is for Dandelion Handprint Craft

    D Is for Dandelion Handprint Craft

    D is for dandelion! Help your toddler learn about the letter D by making a fun dandelion handprint craft.

    Materials

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

    Instructions

    1. Pour some yellow paint onto the cardboard.
    2. Use a cotton ball to spread a thin layer of yellow paint on your child’s palm.
    3. Press the handprint into the center of the paper.
    4. Wash the paint off your child’s hand.
    5. Pour some green paint onto the cardboard.
    6. Use a cotton ball to spread a thin layer of green paint on your child’s palm.
    7. Press the handprint below and slightly overlapping the yellow handprint.
    8. Wash the paint off your child’s hand.
    9. Use a paintbrush to paint “D is for dandelion” in green on the paper.

    Yellow and Green Acrylic Paint Yellow Handprint

    Green Handprint Under Yellow Handprint Finished D Is for Dandelion Handprint Craft

    Completed D Is for Dandelion Handprint Craft

    For another fun dandelion craft, try my Dandelion Handprint-Fingerprint Craft.

    Image Credits

    D Is for Dandelion Handprint Craft © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Yellow and Green Acrylic Paint © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Yellow Handprint © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Green Handprint Under Yellow Handprint © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Finished D Is for Dandelion Handprint Craft © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Completed D Is for Dandelion Handprint Craft © 2017 Heather Johnson

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