Handprint paintings are super fun to make and always look great! Simply take a paint print of a hand and then decorate accordingly. They are fantastic for young children as there is plenty of mess and they will love admiring the finished artwork. Older children can add all of the extra details making it truly theirs. We have found 5 fun handprint paintings which we think are beyond cute.
1. Handprint Cardinal
Children will love the googly eyes on this cardinal bird. We love that this is much more than just a handprint painting so it will keep children busy for quite some time. Cut out a branch from some brown paper, add snow and then make the handprint before adding the final cardinal bird details. Source found here.
2. Beautiful Butterfly
This beautiful butterfly has it all going on! Pompoms, googly eye, pretty gems, use these items or improvise with what you have on hand! Click here to find the full tutorial.
3. Ninja Turtle Handprints
All Ninja Turtle fans will LOVE this handprint painting! Follow this link to find out how they are made.
4. Handprint Giraffe
Turn a handprint into the wonderful giraffe. The giraffe is then decorated with fingerprint spots making him a true hand painting delight. Find out more here, also shown here is a peacock, duck, and fish!
5. D Is For Dinosaur
This handprint dinosaur is simple but fun and is certain to bring a smile to every dinosaur loving child. Follow this link to find out more about creating this dinosaur art.
Check out our 5 Beautiful Ballet Crafts article to find a ballet tutu handprint painting.