fingerprint heart

DLTK's Crafts for Kids
Fingerprint Heart  

The picture to the right is a photograph of the finished craft.  The diagram instructions are drawn.  (drawings load faster than photos over the internet)

Press firmly for this project.  Firm presses make oval shapes, gentle presses make circle shapes.

Stamp your index finger in paint (red in our case).

Make one stamp on the paper at a slight angle.

fingerprint heartsMake a second stamp, overlapping the first at the opposite angle

Make Fingerprint hearts on cards to mom, dad or your valentine.  You can even mix egg white and food color and make them on sugar cookies!  Just make sure not to lick your fingers.

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