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Earth Day Paper Plate Handprint-Footprint Earth Craft

Earth Day Paper Plate Handprint-Footprint Earth Craft

Earth Day is a worldwide celebration held annually on April 22 to garner support for environmental protection. Celebrate the holiday with your child with a fun Earth Day handprint or footprint craft that locks a little piece of your kiddo in time.

Materials

  • White paper plate
  • Blue and green paper
  • Scrap cardboard
  • Paintbrush
  • Cotton ball

Directions

  1. Paint the paper plate blue.
  2. Spread a thin layer of green paint on your child’s hand or foot.
  3. Press two handprints or footprints on the blue plate.
  4. Wash the paint off your child’s hand or foot.
  5. Display the Earth Day handprint or footprint Earth craft.

Earth Day Paper Plate Handprint-Footprint Earth Craft

For another fun Earth Day Craft, try my Earth Day Paper Plate Earth Collage Craft.

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Image Credits

Earth Day Paper Plate Handprint-Footprint Earth Craft © 2015 Heather Johnson
Earth Day Paper Plate Handprint-Footprint Earth Craft © 2015 Heather Johnson

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Written by Heather Johnson

Heather is a writer, librarian, linguist, wife, and mother who loves her husband, children, dogs, and cats. She has a bachelor's degree in English with a minor in creative writing and master's degrees in library and information science and English studies with a concentration in linguistics.

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