Halloween Hand Print Animals

Are you looking for a fun Halloween craft for kids?  These hand print animals are a good Halloween art project.  Use fingerpaints or washable acrylic paint.

 

Hand Print Black Cat
A handprint made with black paintMake a black handprint, with the  fingers spread apart. A cat made with a black handpirnt and a thumbpirntAdd a head, ears, whiskers, and a tail.

 

Hand Print Bat

Two black handprints, placed togetherMake two hand prints together, thumbs up. A creepy bat painted on the handprintsAdd wing tips, ears, and eyes.

 

Hand Print Spider

A spider made with handprintsMake two handprints without thumbs, overlapping the palms.  Add eyes and a mouth.

 

An ant made with thmbprints
More fingerpaint ideas

Crafts

Welcome visitors with this cute wreath. Make it in fall colors, Halloween colors, or just your favorite colors.

An easy tweak turns pigs-in-the-blanket into mummy wraps: a perfect Halloween treat.

Make a "Jack O' Lattern" but cutting a face into a luminary. It is still cute, but less messy and easier to "carve" than a pumpkin!