Easy Apple Stamp Craft for Kids…Let’s Make Apple Print Coasters!

As a kid, making apple print art and apple print crafts was one of my favorite things to do.  Using something you picked off a tree as a paint stamp is just fall fun!

Today we have an apple print craft that is great for kids of all ages.  We are showing it on plain cork coasters, but you could use it on paper or card stock as well.

Making Apple Print Coasters is a fun craft to do with kids after visiting an apple farm. Kids will enjoy seeing the "star" on the inside of the apple, then stamping it onto a cork coaster to use as an ornament, gift, or coaster for home. This craft requires basic supplies and can be done at home, school, or daycare.

Apple Stamp Craft for Kids

Making Apple Print Coasters is a fun craft to do with kids after visiting an apple farm.

Kids will enjoy seeing the “star” on the inside of the apple, then stamping it onto a cork coaster to use as an ornament, gift, or coaster for home.

This craft requires basic supplies and can be done at home, school, or daycare.  One of the steps needs to be completed by an adult.

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Making Apple Print Coasters is a fun craft to do with kids after visiting an apple farm. Kids will enjoy seeing the "star" on the inside of the apple, then stamping it onto a cork coaster to use as an ornament, gift, or coaster for home. This craft requires basic supplies and can be done at home, school, or daycare.
This is what we need to make apple print crafts!

Supplies Needed

Directions

Step 1

After gathering supplies, an adult should use the knife to cut the apple in half.

Cutting the apple through the center will reveal the star inside.

Making Apple Print Coasters is a fun craft to do with kids after visiting an apple farm. Kids will enjoy seeing the "star" on the inside of the apple, then stamping it onto a cork coaster to use as an ornament, gift, or coaster for home. This craft requires basic supplies and can be done at home, school, or daycare.

Step 2

Paint 1 half of the apple red.

Making Apple Print Coasters is a fun craft to do with kids after visiting an apple farm. Kids will enjoy seeing the "star" on the inside of the apple, then stamping it onto a cork coaster to use as an ornament, gift, or coaster for home. This craft requires basic supplies and can be done at home, school, or daycare.

Step 3

Invite kids to press the apple onto a cork coaster.

Making Apple Print Coasters is a fun craft to do with kids after visiting an apple farm. Kids will enjoy seeing the "star" on the inside of the apple, then stamping it onto a cork coaster to use as an ornament, gift, or coaster for home. This craft requires basic supplies and can be done at home, school, or daycare.

Step 4

Pull the apple up firmly to reveal the print.

Step 5

Repeat with the rest of the coasters.

Making Apple Print Coasters is a fun craft to do with kids after visiting an apple farm. Kids will enjoy seeing the "star" on the inside of the apple, then stamping it onto a cork coaster to use as an ornament, gift, or coaster for home. This craft requires basic supplies and can be done at home, school, or daycare.

Step 6

When the coasters are dry, stack them together and tie with a piece of twine or ribbon. Now kids have a cute gift to share with teachers, neighbors, or friends!

Craft Variation to Create a Hanging Apple Ornament

Alternatively, glue a loop of ribbon or twine to the back of the coaster to create an ornament, perfect for your holiday tree.

Yield: 4

Apple Print Coasters

Apple Print Coasters

This easy stamping craft for kids uses an apple as a stamp to make an apple stamp coaster gift set. Super easy and they turn out really cute! Great for kids of all ages, even the younger ones.

Active Time 5 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Difficulty easy
Estimated Cost $5

Materials

  • Craft cork coasters (plain)
  • Red acrylic paint
  • Small apple
  • String, twine or ribbon

Tools

  • paint brush
  • knife
  • Scissors

Instructions

  1. Cut apple in half.
  2. Paint the interior of the halved apple red.
  3. Press the painted side of the apple onto the coaster stamping the red paint.
  4. Carefully remove the apple.
  5. Repeat on other coasters.
  6. Once dry, tie the set of coasters together with twine or ribbon and give as a gift.
Making Apple Print Coasters is a fun craft to do with kids after visiting an apple farm. Kids will enjoy seeing the "star" on the inside of the apple, then stamping it onto a cork coaster to use as an ornament, gift, or coaster for home. This craft requires basic supplies and can be done at home, school, or daycare.

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How did your apple stamp craft turn out? Did you make apple print coasters or use this apple stamping technique in a different way?

2 Comments

  1. These look like a lot of fun to make!
    Thanks for sharing with us this week at the Merry Monday link party!
    We hope to see you again next week!
    Kate | TheOrganizedDream.com

  2. So cute! Thank you for linking up with us at #HomeMattersParty. See you again next week.

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