Create this easy last minute Keepsake Thumbprint Shamrock in no time with just a few basic craft supplies!
St. Patrick’s Day is tomorrow, but don’t worry! Even short on time you can get the kids crafting by making this easy Keepsake Thumbprint Shamrock. It takes literally no time at all and you can probably make it with things you already have on hand. (Be sure to also check out our 15 Easy St. Patrick’s Day Crafts for Kids post!)
I know my little leprechauns will love getting their fingers messy for this one.
Keepsake Thumbprint Shamrock
White paper or card stock
Paper plate or paint palette
Green Glitter glue
This is the cutest little shamrock I have ever seen. To make him (or her!) squeeze a small amount of
green paint onto a paper plate. Lightly press the underside of your (or your child’s) thumb into the paint.
Press the painted thumb onto a piece of paper. Repeat this in a circle pattern, with the bottom of the
thumbprint slightly touching the other each time. (see photo below)
The arrangement of thumbprints creates a shamrock! Use the glitter glue to decorate and add the
Finish with a stem or however you choose! It’s that simple.
Isn’t it cute? I hope you have a festive St. Patrick’s Day!