Hand and footprint art is such a unique and beautiful way to capture your little one's hand and foot prints and it's perfect for Mother's Day or fun Spring art project. It's a great way to show appreciation for our Mothers and Grandmothers. In fact, grandmother’s are sure to love this type of gift on Mother’s Day. You can easily turn their hand and foot prints into art work. Start by putting paint onto their hands feet and print onto paper. You can choose whatever colors you like and you could also print onto flower pots and fill with a plant for grandma to enjoy and watch it grow just as she watches her grandchildren grow.
You can use this idea for other occasions such as Valentine's Day, Father’s Day and Christmas. Why not start a tradition of doing this every year and make a collection of items with their hand and foot print crafts. Take inspiration from these Ideas to get started.
This hand print foot print art carries a special message - "I love you from the bottom of my heart to the tips of my toes". Paint their hand and foot with red paint and then print onto the page around the message you have written.
This “I love you to the moon and back” home decor is sure to take pride of place. Create a v by painting white onto your child's feet and print as in the picture. Do the same with the hands to make the o's for moon.
How adorable is this footprint baby sunshine, rainbow, rain and cloud. You are my sunshine, on canvas. You'll need the colors of the rainbow to recreate this idea.
An Apple foot print art is ideal for preschool kids. It makes a cute gift for mothers day or you could do it in green- say “we are a great Pear” for Father’s Day.
For a bouquet that's a little more different and unique to flowers - make this hand print bouquet. Paint your child's hand red or whatever color you like and print multiple times onto paper. Allow to dry and cut out. Now you can stick them to green stems and tie a ribbon around it.
Hand print Pot Holders are sure to be a welcome gift.
- Oven Hand Mitt
- Fabric Paint
- Foam Brush
Place your oven mitt on a flat surface. Paint some fabric paint on your child’s hand and gently print onto the mitt. You can then write a cute message such as I love you Mama. Allow to dry and then gift wrap.