Ice Cream Stick Craft Fingerprint Family Portrait

Your little artist creates a complete canvas board to prop his/her masterpieces! Since it’s summer, we’re sure you have a lot of leftover ice cream sticks. Use ice cream stick craft fingerprint art and create a stand in no time! Your child can then personalise it with fingerprint art!

This activity will:

  • Improve your child’s motor skills
  • Get your child to create a room décor
  • Keep him/her away from TV/Smartphone

Parental involvement: Medium

Duration: 15 minutes

Skills Acquired: Play, Creativity, Fine Motor

Materials You’ll Need:
  1. Ice cream sticks
  2. Glue
  3. A pair of scissors
  4. Eraser
  5. Paint
  6. Coloured paper
Instructions for Ice Cream Stick Craft Fingerprint Family:
  1. Hold the ends of two ice cream sticks together and stick it to an eraser.
  2. Attach an ice cream stick in  the centre of the sticks horizontally.
  3. At  the other end of the eraser, stick another ice cream stick.
  4. Cut a coloured paper in  a zigzag manner to make the frame.
  5. Stick another colour sheet inside  the frame.
  6. Make fingerprint impressions of your entire family on the board.

Perfect for your showcase!

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Gayathri breathes Harry Potter as much as she breathes air. Yes, a hardcore Potterhead! She loves to play with words, write goofy and humorous articles, dabble in art & craft activities, and crack terrible jokes. Having worked as a copywriter with an ad agency, she is currently a content writer at Flintobox!

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