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Thumbprint Reindeer Ornaments

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Here is a cute craft for little kids to do!

reindeer-bulbSupplies: Blank Christmas tree balls (light colors will work best), brown and red craft paint, small paint brush, black permanent marker, Christmas ornament container (for drying), paper plates and paper towels.

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With the black marker, write the name and age of the child near the bottom of the ball.

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Pour a small amount of brown paint onto a paper plate, put your thumb in to get a thin coat of paint, if paint is too thick on the thumb, gently press on paper towel to remove some of the paint.

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Press against Christmas ball, let dry.

With black marker, draw on two eyes and antlers.

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With red paint and brush, put a small red dot for a nose, let dry.

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Now you have a personalized gift for a teacher, family member or friend!

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