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V Is for Vulture Handprint Craft

V Is for Vulture Handprint Craft

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

Materials

  • Black, red, and white nontoxic paint
  • Blank paper
  • Paper plate or scrap cardboard
  • Cotton ball
  • Cotton swab or paintbrush

Instructions

  1. Pour some black paint onto the cardboard.
  2. Use a cotton ball to spread a thin layer of black paint on your child’s hand.
  3. Press a handprint into the center of the page with the fingers pointing down at an angle
  4. Wash the paint off your child’s hand.
  5. Pour some red paint onto the cardboard.
  6. Use a cotton ball to spread a thin layer of red paint on your child’s palm.
  7. Press the red palm print onto the paper at the palm of the red handprint.
  8. Wash the paint off your child’s hand.
  9. Use a cotton ball to spread a thin layer of red paint on your child’s finger.
  10. Press the fingerprint onto the red palm print.
  11. Wash the paint off your child’s finger.
  12. Pour some white paint onto the cardboard.
  13. Use a cotton ball to spread a thin layer of white paint onto your child’s finger tip.
  14. Press three white fingertip prints onto the space at which the black handprint meets the red palm print. Reapply the paint as needed.
  15. Wash the paint off your child’s finger.
  16. Use a paintbrush to paint a black eye in the center of the red palm print.
  17. Use a paintbrush to paint “V is for vulture” in red on the paper.

Red, White, and Black Acrylic Paint Black Handprint

Adding a Red Palm Print Adding a Red Fingerprint

Adding Three White Fingerprints Painting a Black Eye

Finished V Is for Vulture Handprint Craft Completed V Is for Vulture Handprint Craft

For more fun bird crafts, try my I Is for Ibis Handprint Craft, B Is for Birds Handprint Craft, P Is for Peacock Handprint-Footprint Craft, F Is for Flamingo Handprint Craft, Q Is for Quail Handprint Craft, P Is for Parrot Handprint-Footprint Craft, E Is for Eagle Handprint Craft, D Is for Duck Handprint Craft, G Is for Goose Handprint Craft, S Is for Swan Handprint Craft, R Is for Robin Footprint Craft, Heart Peacock Valentine’s Day Craft, Coffee Filter Peacock Craft, and Paper Plate Bird Craft.

Image Credits

V Is for Vulture Handprint Craft © 2014 Heather Johnson
Red, White, and Black Acrylic Paint © 2014 Heather Johnson
Black Handprint © 2014 Heather Johnson
Adding a Red Palm Print © 2014 Heather Johnson
Adding a Red Fingerprint © 2014 Heather Johnson
Adding Three White Fingerprints © 2014 Heather Johnson
Painting a Black Eye © 2014 Heather Johnson
Finished V Is for Vulture Handprint Craft © 2014 Heather Johnson
Completed V Is for Vulture Handprint Craft © 2017 Heather Johnson

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