12 Creative Ways To Paint Pottery Using Handprints

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Paint Pottery Using Handprints

What better way to create memorable keepsakes than to paint pottery using handprints. It’s a great way to remember how small your kids were and to see how much they’ve grown over the years. Sometimes coming up with creative ways to paint pottery can be a difficult task, and incorporating handprints can make it even more difficult, so we’ve compiled this list from Instagram to help inspire you.

These 12 unique pieces were showcased by various paint your own pottery studios on Instagram. Each piece found a wonderful way to add a personal twist to using handprints with pottery painting.


1. Animal Prints from @colormeminevoorhees


By @colormeminevoorhees

I spy a tiger, zebra, cheetah, and a giraffe. Definitely a wild bunch.



2. An Elephant or a Crab from @hjemoghjerte


By @hjemoghjerte


3. Tool belt for Dad from @paintnstation


By @paintnstation

The ruler edge is definitely a nice subtle touch to complete this. What a great piece to hang in Dad’s work area.



4. A Spaceship from @themudpiecompany


By @themudpiecompany


5. Owls from https://www.cialissansordonnancefr24.com/ @pots2go


By @pots2go


6. Monkeys from @potstopknebworth


By @potstopknebworth


7. Love from @bakedinbklyn


By @bakedinbklyn


8. Frankenstein from @kilncreations


By @kilncreations


9. Flower Garden from @colormeminevoorhees


By @colormeminevoorhees


10. Single Flower from @brushwithart


By @brushwithart


11. A Heart from @paintapot1


By @paintapot1


12. A Tree from @createitceramics


By @createitceramics

This last piece is of an apple tree with a grandmother’s grandchildren using both handprints and footprints.



We hope this list has been helpful for your next project. Be sure to check our blog often for new ideas and inspirations.

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