Handprint spider buddy

Age 0-2

Activity Type

art and craft

Activity Season

spring summer autumn winter

Activity Topic

Minibeasts

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Handprint spider activity

Grab some paint and get messy!

This simple craft is a great way to introduce small children to spiders, and to show they're not scary!

  • Paint one of your child's hands black
  • Make two overlapping handprints on some paper
  • Add some eyes

Now give your spider a name, and count his legs!

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