Flower Handprint Plaque

Flower power! Brighten up anyone's day with hand-print art, perfect as a DIY gift for grandparents.

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  • Crayola Acrylic Paint
  • Crayola Washable Paint
  • Crayola Paint Brush
  • Crayola Take Note Permanent Markers
  • Pencil
  • Wood Plaque

CIY Staff Tips:

  • For more DIY Grandparents Day gifts, see all of our Grandparents Day craft ideas.
  • This homemade gift is also great for Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, or the holidays.


Step 1

Cover wood plaque in white acrylic paint. Dry 1–2 hours.

Step 2

Lightly sketch desired Grandparents Day message on plaque.

Step 3

Trace over sketch with washable paint. Add multiple coats if needed.

Step 4

Paint hand with washable paint and stamp onto plaque. Repeat for each grandchild.

Step 5

Add stems under hand-prints with washable paint.

Step 6

Dip a pinky into washable paint and stamp into centre of hand-prints. Let all paint steps dry 1–2 hours.

Step 7

Write each child’s name next to respective flower with markers.

Step 8

Give the colourful plaque as a handmade Grandparents Day gift!

  • Occasion:

    • Summer,

    • Décor & Accessories,

    • Family Day

  • Age:

    • Under 4,

    • 4+,

    • 6+,

    • 8+,

    • Tween+

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