This salt dough handprint craft is a pumpkin handprint souvenir that you would be able to make annually with children of all ages or create to offer as a present. It’s enjoyable Halloween handprint crafts or fall handprint crafts themed.
Make this salt dough pumpkin handprint souvenir along with your little ones this fall and it’ll quickly change into a treasure you’ll take pleasure in adorning with for years to return!
A few of my favourite vacation decorations are handprint crafts, so this 12 months I made a decision so as to add a handprint pumpkin craft to our residence this fall. And it’s now considered one of my favorites!
Salt Dough Handprint Pumpkin Souvenir Craft
Let’s begin by making the salt dough that you’ll want to make use of to make the handprint craft.
Provides Wanted for Salt Dough
- 2 cups flour
- 1 cup salt
- 1/2 cup heat water
Provides Wanted for Handprint Craft
Make Salt Dough
- In a big bowl, combine collectively the flour, salt and water. It is going to come collectively to type a dough — take away it from the bowl and knead it till it’s easy.
- Roll the dough out with a rolling pin.
Make Pumpkin Handprint Craft
Press your little one’s hand onto the dough to type the handprint.
Use a bowl or circle cookie cutter to chop across the handprint to type the physique of the pumpkin. Form the stem and a vine from the remaining salt dough.
Set is a dry space and permit to air dry for 48-72 hours.
As soon as the dough is dry, it’s time to color your pumpkin!
We added some white paint into the orange paint and coloured within the handprint in order that it could be lighter than the remainder of the pumpkin.
Completed Pumpkin Handprint Craft
I really like the way it turned out!
For those who beloved this craft, you’ll additionally love these pumpkin activities for kids.
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How did your pumpkin handprint craft end up? Have you ever made different handprint artwork prior to now?