How To Make Your Own Fingerprints at Home

With an Ink Pad

You will need:

  • A Gel Inkpad
  • White Paper

Instructions

  1. Using the pencil, create a dark lead spot on the paper just larger than the fingerprint
  2. Press and roll the finger on the lead until it is evenly covered
  3. Carefully put the clear tape over the fingerprint, making sure to include the circle area of the print
  4. Remove the tape from your finger and place onto the white paper
  5. Snap a picture and email to us!

Without an Ink Pad

You will need:

  • A Pencil
  • White Paper
  • Clear tape

Instructions

  1. Using the pencil, create a dark lead spot on the paper just larger than the fingerprint
  2. Press and roll the finger on the lead until it is evenly covered
  3. Carefully put the clear tape over the fingerprint, making sure to include the circle area of the print
  4. Remove the tape from your finger and place onto the white paper
  5. Snap a picture and email to us!