Fruit and Vegetable Printing


~ Paper

~ Paint, various colours

~ Tray

~ Fruit and vegetables with unusual shapes such as celery, apples (star inside), pears, and carrots


1. Lay out your paper.

2. Squirt your coloured paint on to a tray.

3. Cut your fruit and vegetables to best show their unusual shapes. Experiment by cutting them horizontally or vertically.

4. Show your child how to press the fruit and vegetables in the paint and then print it on the paper.