Footprint Ghosts

Kids can make ghosts on paper by stepping into paint and making footprints.

By Amy Schamburek and Jenny Shute

What You Need:

  • Black & White Paint
  • Black Construction Paper
  • Soapy water
  • Paintbrushes

What You Do:

  1. Spread a thick layer of newspaper over work area.
  2. Place a pan of soapy water near the work area for the children to clean off their feet.
  3. Paint the bottom of a bare foot, including toes, with white paint.
  4. Press painted foot in the center of a sheet of black construction paper.
  5. Dip finger in black paint and press on the heel of the ghost to make two eyes.