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Heart Thumbprint Art

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Heart Thumbprint Art CIY
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Make a craft for Grandparents Day that they'll always treasure! Give one-of-a-kind Thumbprint Art as a homemade grandparents' gift from the grandkids.

Supplies:

Craft by CIY Staff

Steps:

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1
Cut out heart shape on scrap paper and place onto canvas.

1 Cut out heart shape on scrap paper and place onto canvas.

2
Trace heart outline with markers.

2 Trace heart outline with markers.

3
Pour a small amount of paint onto plate.

3 Pour a small amount of paint onto plate.

4
Dip thumb into paint and make multiple thumbprints within the heart.

4 Dip thumb into paint and make multiple thumbprints within the heart.

5
Add a thumbprint to the bottom of the canvas.

5 Add a thumbprint to the bottom of the canvas.

6
Write child’s name beneath thumbprint.

6 Write child’s name beneath thumbprint.

7
Repeat steps 3–6 with a different paint color for each grandchild.

7 Repeat steps 3–6 with a different paint color for each grandchild.

8
Give canvas as a gift to celebrate Grandparents Day!

8 Give canvas as a gift to celebrate Grandparents Day!

CIY Staff Tips:

  • Frame the finished canvas for them to hang as wall art.
  • This homemade giftis also great for Mother’s DayFather’s Day, or the holidays.
 

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