Father’s Day Card: Tie Printable

Father's Day Tie Card Printable

This is a simple tie card/craft idea for Father’s Day. The fun thing about this card is Dad can wear it! Materials Tie Template Light cardboard or paper Scissors Ribbon or string Decorating: stickers, pens/pencils, collage material, glue, paint. 1. Template Click the pictures below for the PDF printables.  There is a blank one, plus […]

DIY: Decoupage a Terracotta Pot (with a child’s drawings)

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I have Renee from About the Garden here with a fantastic Father’s Day gift idea! An Easy Way to Decoupage a Terracotta Pot with Artwork My Dad is the best Poppy! Not only is his shed a small gallery of all things artistic created by my little people, but he seriously still displays art that […]

Father’s Day Craft: Hand Print Canvas

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I did a hand print canvas craft for Father’s Day three years ago and decided to do it again this year. How the kids have grown!  This is a gorgeous personalised gift idea for Father’s Day.  Blank canvas can be found at discount and craft shops starting from about $4. This activity doesn’t take take […]

Father’s Day Craft: Paddle Pop Stick Note Pad Holder

This sticky notepad holder is easy to make for Father’s Day.  Plus, it’s useful too! Materials Craft glue Thick cardboard Approx 41 Paddle-pop (Popsicle) sticks Pen Sticky note pad Felt pens Scissors Instructions 1. Draw on cardboard a 11 cm square (this is idea for standard sticky note pad size). I used a section of […]

Father’s Day Craft: Painted Frame

  Blank wooden photo frames can be found at most craft stores from about $5. If Dad has a study at home or an office at work, it’s a great way to update the pic of the kids. Materials Picture frame Paint Paint brushes Photograph Cup of water for rinse brushes between colour changes Paper […]

Father’s Day Craft: Rock Paper Weight

This paper weight rock will add a splash of colour to Dad’s desk. The secret to a great paper weight is finding a good sized rock that has a flat-ish bottom so it sits well. Materials Smooth rock that sits fairly flat Paint Paint brush Paint Pen (or permanent marker) Instructions 1. Paint rock. Allow […]

Father’s Day Craft: Pen Holder Photo/Bookmark

Dad can pop this photo in with the pens.  It’s an interesting way to display a photo of the kids and it’s easy to make too!  Materials Paddle-pop (Popsicle) stick Craft Glue Photograph Scissors Instructions 1. Print a favourite picture of the kids. For this craft, it works best to use a portrait picture of […]

Father’s Day Craft Ideas for Kids to Make

Father's Day Gift Ideas -- Sticky Note Holder complete

Father’s Day all started with a woman. The idea for creating a day for children to honour their fathers began with a woman named Sonora Smart Dodd. Sonora adored her father and, while listening to a Mother’s Day sermon in 1909, she felt Fatherhood should be recognised also.  Through her influence, the Spokane Ministerial Alliance decided to hold the first Father’s […]

Father’s Day Craft: The Best Dad for Me!

Father's Day Craft Instructions

Father’s Day is celebrated at different times around the world.  I never knew that until today. The idea for creating a day for children to honour their fathers began with a woman named Sonora Smart Dodd. Sonora adored her father and, while listening to a Mother’s Day sermon in 1909, she felt Fatherhood should be recognised also.  Through her influence, […]