Potato Press Picture

by: Trish Kuffner, author of The Toddler's Busy Book
Green paint and a potato stamp make an easy St. Patrick's Day art project.
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Potato Press Picture


  • Raw potato, cut in half
  • Shallow dish of green tempera paint
  • Construction paper


  1. Dip the cut surface of the potato into the green paint and press onto the construction paper.
  2. Remind your child to press the potato onto the paper gently.
  3. Repeat until the paper is covered with green shapes. Use as a Saint Patrick's Day card or picture.