Peace, Love and Happiness: Heart Stamps

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All you need is love..Make these sweet little hearts to spread some love. With some paint, a paper towel roll and paper, your little love can have a blast stamping their heart out with this easy to throw together craft.

Craft/Activity/Snack: Paper towel roll heart stamps
Objective: Use a paper towel roll to make heart shapes with paint on paper.
Skills Utilized: shape recognition, fine motor skills, color recognition
Suggested Reading: One Love by Cedella Marley
Materials: paint, paper, paper towel rolls

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First, bend your paper towel rolls ( I cut ours in half so we could use lots of colors) into a heart shape.

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Then, have your little one dip the heart “stamp” into the paint.

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Let them stamp and stamp away! We used all the sides of the paper towel roll for different color hearts.

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The end result: a heart warming masterpiece!

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Ways to Expand Upon this Activity:

  1. Count how many hearts your child stamps.
  2. Use crayons to color in the hearts.
  3. Make a list of all the loved ones in your life. ❤️❤️❤️

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