Potato Stamp

Mum or Dad will need to cut out the potato stamp, but children can have great fun with these.

You will need:
  • Potato
  • Sharp knife
  • Paint
  • Paper
  • A shallow dish
Wash the potato and cut it in half. On the cut face of the potato, use the knife to carve a simple shape (e.g a star). Cut away the potato surrounding the shape, so that the shape protrudes about half a centimeter (1/5 inch). Children can now use this shape as a stamp. Put the paint in a shallow dish, so they can 'ink' the stamp in the paint.
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