Easy Shark Scrape Painting That Kids Will Love

Shark scrape painting for kids, shark week

Looking for an easy craft to make as a family to celebrate Shark Week? This shark scrape painting will be a hit with the kids. It’s a great way to let your kids show their love for sharks while working on fine motor skills. Every shark that you create will have a unique pattern. Allow your kids to choose any color they want for their shark. You’ll have a wonderful time watching the programs on Discovery Channel and then making this shark craft together. Have a great Shark Week!

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Supplies for Shark Scrape Painting

Directions

  1. First, download, print then cut out the free shark template. See supplies to get the template. If you have a cutting machine like a Cricut, search for a shark image then cut.
  2. Next, add a few drops of different color paint on white cardstock.
  3. Take the cardboard square and scrape the paint across the white cardstock. Start at the top and move downward. Now move in a different direction. Try not to scrape the paper more than 3 or 4 times. Set aside to dry.
  4. Use a pencil to trace the shark template on the painted cardstock then cut.
  5. Finally, glue the shark on any colorful cardstock.

Watch the video below to see how to make this shark scrape painting in honor of Shark Week. Make sure to follow me on YouTube for more fun content!

You can find these adorable books featuring sharks on Amazon (As an Amazon Associate, I’ll earn a commission, at no additional cost to you. This only applies if you click through and make a purchase. Thank you for your support!), your local library or visit your local book shop. 

Check out these shark themed digital products from my ETSY shop. Your kids will have a great time with these worksheets.

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Looking for more ways to celebrate Shark Week as a family? You might also like:

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