Paint Colors:

  • red
  • white
  • orange


  • in a small dish, mix white paint with a tiny bit of orange so that it will show up on white paper
  • turn your paper upside down
  • paint all of your child’s hand except the heel and thumb with the white paint mixture
  • paint the heel of their hand and their thumb with red
  • press onto paper to form Santa
  • sprinkle with glitter
  • once dry, use a black marker to create eyes and a red marker for the mouth and ball at the end of his hat

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