Simple Halloween handprint spider craft for toddlers and preschoolers!
Free printable spider web template for a fun Halloween craft for kids!
Let the kids celebrate Halloween by making a keepsake handprint spider craft.
These fun spider hand crafts can be made at home or in school.
It is the perfect spider craft for toddlers because little hands fit perfectly on the free printable spider web template.
Halloween Spider Handprint Craft
We love making handprint art for every holiday and season!
Making handprint spiders with kids is such a fun way to say “Happy Halloween” to friends and family.
A spider handprint craft makes a cute keepsake for parents and grandparents.
This toddler spider craft can also be made with babies, preschoolers, and young grade school children.
Plus, this free printable spider handprint template can be used by parents and teachers!
So round up the paint, googly eyes, and the kids to get started!
How To Make Handprint Spider Craft
What you will need:
- Happy Halloween spider web template printable – free in our Resource Library for our email subscribers (sign up here).
- black washable paint
- googly eyes
Print off the spider hands craft printable on regular paper or cardstock.
Use black washable paint to paint a child’s palm and four fingers, skipping the thumb.
Help your child make a spider handprint on the web.
Repeat with the other hand, overlapping the palm of the handprint.
Once the paint is dry, you can add the google eyes.
Remember, most spiders have 8 eyes which is a fun fact that kids really get excited about.
For our handprint spider craft, we added two large googly eyes and six smaller googly eyes.
Another fun fact, that my kindergartener son reminded me of, is that some spiders even have 12 eyes.
He loves fun facts!
Hand Spider Craft For Toddlers & Preschoolers
So have fun with your kids making this Halloween spider craft.
As I mentioned, it is such a simple craft for toddlers and preschoolers.
Then after Halloween, you can tuck this handprint keepsake away and look back on their little handprint a year later.
For more Halloween fun, be sure to download the free Halloween Scavenger Hunt printable.
Plus, try out a fun Halloween science experiment to make your Jack O’Lanterns last longer.
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Friday 14th of October 2022
What an awesome idea. Toddlers love to see something immediately. Can't wait to do this with my great grand!