Apple Stamp Placemat

Materials

  • Craft paper (cut to size if creating a place mat)
  • Apples
  • Red and green craft paint
  • paper plate or paint palette
  • foam brushes


Preparation

Apples are a staple fruit for fall but are available all year round.

Looking for a holiday craft for your table this weekend, how about apple print place mats? You could do this craft as a place mat or as a simple art project combining the holidays and a fun craft.

How to create:

  • Step 1: Set up painting station with paper plates or paint palettes filled with paint, white craft paper or card stock depending on if the craft is a place mat or piece of art, or even card stock as a card for a family member.
  • Step 2: Cut apple in half to create stamp
  • Step 3: Dip cut apple (cut side down) in paint and stamp onto paper.

*note:monitor how much paint is applied, less is more to create a nice stamp pattern.

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