Elf On The Shelf Handprint Craft For Kids [Free Template]

This simple project is perfect for even the youngest family members, and it’s a great way to get everyone into the Christmas spirit.

This year, why not add a personal touch to your elf by having your kids make their own elf on the shelf handprint craft?

– Colored cardstock or construction paper – Scissors – Glue – Black pen (optional) – Markers – Pencil – Elf on the shelf template


Download the elf on the shelf template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.


Trace your child’s hand onto a skin colored piece of paper and cut it out. Arrange the handprint with the fingers pointed up.


Place the red hat paper on the fingers so they’re completely covered and glue them in place.


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