Octopus Handprint Craft For Kids

[Free Template]

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This octopus handprint craft is a fun ocean craft for kids that only requires a few supplies.

It’s great for making with preschoolers, kindergarten, and elementary kids and it comes with a free printable template.

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– Colored cardstock or construction paper – Scissors – Glue – Pencil – Octopus template


1. Download the octopus template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.

2. Create the octopus head by gluing the eyes slightly above the mouth.

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3. Next, glue the cheeks outside and below the eyes.

4. Use a dark orange marker to draw spots on the top of the octopus’s head.

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