How to Make a Shamrock Stamp St. Patrick’s Day Craft for Kids

Who knew you could turn a pepper into a shamrock stamp!  This fun and easy craft is a great project to do with kids in a day care, classroom or anytime. This is also a great project to do as a fun with vegetables theme. Follow the step-by-step directions below to make your own pepper shamrock stamp.
Can’t get enough of this fun vegetable stamp.  Try making a potato stamp!
Materials: pepper (1 pepper can make 2 stampers), green paint, paintbrush, knife, paper plate, construction paper
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Step 1: Cut your pepper in half.  Remember children should never use knifes unsupervised.
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Step 2:  Pour a small amount of green paint on the paper plate.  Put your pepper in the paint and  move it all around until the entire bottom is covered with a thin layer of the green paint.
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Step 3: Use the pepper to stamp the paper.  Use your paintbrush to make the stem.  Your done!

 

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