Marleigh and I did this last year for Daddy! Used this idea to make two valentine crafts/gifts. I used a paintbrush to put the paint on the feet first. Footprint Heart Valentine's Day Keepsake Grandparents Gift for Valentines Day.
Make easily with Salt Dough - 2 cups flour, 1 cup salt, cold water. Mix until has consistency of play dough. bake at 250 for 2 hours, then cool and paint. Good recipe for thumbprint pendants. MOTHERS DAY GIFTS - I so want one for each of my kids