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Fingerprint Place Cards

Fingerprint Place Cards

Total Time Needed: 1-2 Hours

Personalize your place settings with Indian-corn name cards boasting colorful fingerprint kernels.


  • Yellow card stock
  • Green card stock
  • Templates
  • Acrylic paint
  • Plate
  • Glue stick


Fingerprint Place Cards Thanksgiving Craft Step 1

1. For each guest, cut a corncob shape from yellow card stock (you can download our templates). Squeeze acrylic paint onto a plate. Have your child dab his finger into the paint, then onto the cob to create rows of kernels. Let the paint dry.

Fingerprint Place Cards Thanksgiving Craft Step 2

2. Cut two curved husk shapes from green card stock and attach them to the cob with a glue stick. Fold a long rectangle of paper into a stand, as shown (three sections plus a tab for gluing), and secure it with glue. Glue it to the back of the place card.