Footprint Squirrel Craft

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Footprint squirrel craft

With the summer nearing, our yard has become a playground for many furry backyard creatures. The bunnies are hopping, the chipmunks are scurrying & the squirrels are gathering nuts. Squirrels were one of the first things that I learned to draw.  My grandfather taught me when I was a little girl & it has always been one of my favorite creatures because of its cute bushy tail.

My daughter has been loving making footprint crafts lately & asks for them often. We made one tonight & of course it was a squirrel. Footprint & hand print crafts are my favorite to make because they are not only adorable, but also because they make great keepsakes.

Footprint Squirrel

Paint your child’s cute little foot in a shade of either brown or gray.


Paint in the tail, ears & arms.


Use chalk & marker to add details & highlights to complete our sweet little friend.


Put in a frame for an adorable keepsake for you or to give as a gift.

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    1. They are everywhere. Lol! Mai loves footprint crafts. It is cute. She paints my feet sometimes too and then draws on mine. I should write about that. Lol

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