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T Is for Tree Handprint-Footprint Craft

T Is for Tree Handprint-Footprint Craft

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

Materials

  • Brown and green 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 green paint on your child’s foot.
  3. Press the footprint with the toes pointing down onto the paper.
  4. Wash the paint off your child’s foot.
  5. Pour some green paint onto the cardboard.
  6. Use a cotton ball to spread a thin layer of red paint on your child’s hand.
  7. Press three green handprints in a semi-circle around the heel of the footprint. Reapply the paint as needed.
  8. Wash the paint off your child’s hand.
  9. Use a paintbrush to paint “T is for tree” in green on the paper.

Brown and Green Acrylic Paint One Brown Vertical Footprint

Adding Three Green Handprints to the Footprint Finished T Is for Tree Handprint-Footprint Craft

Completed T Is for Tree Handprint-Footprint Craft

For more fun tree crafts, try my Autumn Tree Handprint-Footprint Craft, Autumn Apple Tree Handprint-Footprint Craft, Four Seasons Handprint Trees Craft, Valentine’s Day ‘I’m Falling for You’ Handprint Tree Craft, A Partridge in a Pear Tree Craft, and Torn Paper and Cupcake Liner Halloween Ghost Tree Craft.

Image Credits

T Is for Tree Handprint-Footprint Craft © 2014 Heather Johnson
Brown and Green Acrylic Paint © 2014 Heather Johnson
One Brown Vertical Footprint © 2014 Heather Johnson
Adding Three Green Handprints to the Footprint © 2014 Heather Johnson
Finished T Is for Tree Handprint-Footprint Craft © 2014 Heather Johnson
Completed T Is for Tree Handprint-Footprint Craft © 2017 Heather Johnson

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