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    Y Is for Yak Handprint Craft

    Y Is for Yak Handprint Craft

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

    Materials

    • Brown and white 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 palm.
    3. Press the brown palm print onto the paper
    4. Wash the paint off your child’s palm.
    5. Use a cotton ball to spread a thin layer of brown paint on your child’s hand.
    6. Press the brown handprint under and to the side of the palm print.
    7. Wash the paint off your child’s hand.
    8. Use a cotton ball to spread a thin layer of brown paint on your child’s fingertip.
    9. Press two brown fingertip prints on top of the brown palm print.
    10. Wash the paint off your child’s finger.
    11. Pour some white paint onto the cardboard.
    12. Use a cotton ball to spread a thin layer of white paint on your child’s fingertip.
    13. Press two white fingertip prints into the center of the brown palm print.
    14. Wash the paint off your child’s finger.
    15. Use a paintbrush to paint two brown pupils in the center of the white fingerprints.
    16. Use a paintbrush to paint “Y is for yak” in brown on the paper.

    Brown and White Acrylic Paint One Brown Palm Print

    Adding a Brown Handprint Adding Two Brown Fingerprints

    Adding Two White Fingerprints Finished Y Is for Yak Handprint Craft

    Completed Y Is for Yak Handprint Craft

    For more fun animal crafts, try my M Is for Monkey Handprint Craft, I Is for Ibex Handprint Craft, I Is for Impala Handprint Craft, C Is for Cat Handprint and Footprint Craft, C Is for Camel Handprint Craft, H Is for Horse Handprint Craft, and H Is for Hedgehog Handprint Craft.

    Image Credits

    Y Is for Yak Handprint Craft © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Brown and White Acrylic Paint © 2014 Heather Johnson
    One Brown Palm Print © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Adding a Brown Handprint © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Adding Two Brown Fingerprints © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Adding Two White Fingerprints © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Finished Y Is for Yak Handprint Craft © 2014 Heather Johnson
    Completed Y Is for Yak Handprint Craft © 2017 Heather Johnson

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