Create a Handprint Santa for Unique Christmas Cards

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Colossal Christmas Countdown Holiday EventMake a Handprint Santa!

Put your personal stamp on holiday greetings this year with this handprint design.


  1. Red craft paper
  2. Glue stick
  3. Plain notecard or card stock
  4. Tempura paints
  5. Paper plates
  6. Googly eyes


  1. Cut Santa-hat shapes (minus the pom-poms and white trim) from the craft paper, then glue one onto each card. Glue a pair of googly eyes a fingertip's width below each hat.
  2. Pour white tempera paint onto one paper plate, and a dollop each of red, black, and pink (mix some red and white) onto another. Stamp white handprint beards, then use fingertips to stamp the trim on the hats, and a nose, mouth, and cheeks on each face.

Handprint Santa Christmas Craft

{This post is an excerpt from "Crafty Cards: Handprint Santa" as published in FamilyFun Magazine}
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