Potato Stamping

Potatoes make great art supplies!

Potato Stamping
Activity Source: https://laughingkidslearn.com/potato-stamping-printing/

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Potato Stamping

Create a soccer field by drawing liUse uncooked potatoes as stamps in your art projects! Carve potatoes into stamps that look like hearts, stars, circles, squares, and triangles. Let your child dip the stamp in paint and press it onto a piece of paper. Safely encourage your child to create new shapes by having them describe it to you as you carve it. This activity is perfect for identifying shapes while doing art projects.

Estimated time: 30 minutes

Materials: Uncooked potatoes, paint, paper, and scissors

Subject: Math and art

About this resource

Setting(s) for which the article is intended:
  • Home

Intended audience(s):
  • Parents / Family

Age Levels (the age of the children to whom the article applies):
  • Infants and Toddlers (Birth To Age 3)
  • Preschoolers (Age 3 Through Age 5)

Reviewed: 2021