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Elephants are one of the most popular animals among children. They are majestic creatures that are gentle and intelligent. This Handprint Elephant Craft is a fun way for kids to learn about elephants and show their appreciation for these amazing animals.
This craft is also very simple to make, even for young children. Moreover, kids love every craft they make with Handprints! So this is sure to be a Hit!
For more Handprint Ideas, Check out our Collection of Handprint Crafts for kids.
Things Needed for Handprint Elephant Craft
- Elephant Handprint Template (Download at the end of the post)
- Grey Cardstock Paper
- Glue Stick
Video on How to make Handprint Elephant Craft
Directions to make Handprint Elephant Craft
Start by downloading the free printable Elephant Template. After Printing, use the Template pieces to cut the Head and Ears from Grey Paper. While the Tusk and the eyes can be the cutouts.
Trace your child’s hand on a piece of grey paper and cut it out.
Glue the handprint to the elephant’s head, with the fingers pointing down and the Thumb as the tail of the elephant.
Glue the elephant’s ears to the head.
Glue the tusk and the Eye to the trunk.
Use a black marker to add details, such as the mouth and eyelashes.
This craft is a great way to create a personalized gift for a loved one. If younger children are making this craft, you may want to pre-cut the elephant pieces for them.
We hope you and your child enjoy making this fun and easy handprint elephant craft!
More Elephant Ideas for Kids
- Elephant Facts for Kids
- Dussehra Elephant Craft for kids
- Elephant worksheets for kids
- Elephant cardboard Maze
More Handprint ideas for kids
Kids love handprint crafts! Here are some more ideas for you!
Handprint Halloween Craft: A delightful method to craft eerie decorations for Halloween by incorporating handprints.
Handprint Grill Card: Ideal for Father’s Day or any occasion throughout the year to give to Dad.
Handprint Flower Card: The ultimate Handprint Card for honouring Mothers, or adapting the concept to surprise teachers and grandmothers. Customize the text accordingly!
Handprint Peacock Craft: Interested in crafting a playful bird? Explore this Peacock Craft featuring handprints.
Download the Free Elephant Template