Children love spending time with Dad. Painting a handprint picture together is fun, and it’ll bring you closer together.

What you need

Paper

Paint

Shallow tray

Benefits

Develops hand eye coordination

Learning through watching and copying others

Develops the imagination

Increases confidence

Strengthens relationships and emotional bonds

And don’t forget, the everyday things you do together make a big difference and can help your child to grow up healthier and happier.

How long will it take?

1 hr

What to do

  1. Pour the paint in a tray and press your hands in it. Then press your hands on the paper.


    child finger painting
  2. Use your fingers to create this underwater scene as shown in the photo.


    child and dad look at finger painting