Heart Footprint/Handprint Kit Directions

Hanging Heart Handprint kit


Safe and non-toxic Air-Dry Marshmallow Clay

No Mixing   No Baking


  1. Place wax paper (not included in kit) on a flat object.
  2. Knead clay for approx. 2 minutes to remove air bubbles.
  3. Using rolling pin included, roll the marshmallow clay until smooth and flat. Make sure clay is thick enough to get a good impression, approx. 1/2 inches no less than 1/4” inch. (If clay is sticking to the rolling pin then sprinkle a small amount of baby powder or flour on the clay, smooth out powder and try again.)
  4. Press the child’s hand or foot into clay and remove. If you make a mistake, go back to step 2.
  5. Use appropriate size cookie cutter to press into the clay and cut your ornament.
  6. Trim away excess and remove ornament from cookie cutter.
  7. Create hole in the top of the ornament by twisting hole punch (straw) down until reaching flat surface. Remove hole punch(straw) with clay. If you make a mistake, go back to step 2.
  8. When finished, let clay air-dry for 6-8 hours. Then gently turn over and let dry for another 24-36 hours.
  9. When dry, carefully cover handprint side with glue in first glitter location. Sprinkle glitter and let dry overnight.
  10. Shake off excess glitter. Repeat step 9 for additional color.
  11. String ribbon thought hole and tie for hanging.

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