11 Crafts for Every Rad Dad
Father’s Day is the time to celebrate all the #1 dads, uncles, pops, and grandpas in your life! From his countless dad jokes to his favorite hobby, spread the love for the things that make your favorite father figures the best with kind words and handmade crafts!
For the One Cracking Dad Jokes
Whether he’s a fisherman or just loves to spend time by the water, create a card with the perfect sea theme! Design a fuzzy stick coral reef with foam sticker creatures and colorful painted background with the phrase, “You’re the Greatest Catch in the Sea!” — watch his eyes light up!
Get creative with the old-fashioned Father’s Day card by trying a new technique: Bunting! Download our banner template and create your own message with stamp letters. Finish the card with a handwritten note inside like “It’s always fun hanging out with you!” or “I love when we hang out, Dad!”
This punny craft is perfect for Pop! Get silly with your handmade Father’s Day gift by placing your favorite picture of the two of you in a craft stick frame and decorating it with colorful wiggly eyes.
Create this geometric craft for the man who has shaped you! On a piece of cardstock or construction paper, form a truck with squares, circles, and triangles — then add foam letter stickers to drive the message home.
For the One Always Snackin’
There’s no “butter” way to say I love you than with a pom popcorn craft! Whether Pop is a movie buff or just a really big popcorn fan, poms, foam, paints, and a canvas make this the best kind of “corny” craft for Father’s Day.
Serve dad something extra sweet over the weekend! Download our free printable and paint an out-of-this-world scene with watercolors, then slide through any straw you (or dad) like the best.
The Simple Everyday Mom has a quick and easy craft to share with all the pops in your life! Use colorful construction paper and their free template (maybe a couple wiggly eyes too) to create a sweet card to hand-deliver or send in a Father’s Day care package!
For the One with A Favorite Hobby
Add these personalized record coasters to dad’s music collection! Dust off the CDs sitting in your closet and upcycle them with adhesive craft foam and paint for the music man in your life.
Does dad spend time outside tending to the lawn or garden? Then he’ll love Crafts By Amanda and her Father’s Day Hero Stones. Create rock art with Made By Me and write out your favorite qualities of the father figure in your life. Place them around his happy place or stack them in a reusable crate!
Beep beep…#1 Dad coming through! Recycle your water bottle caps and use craft foam with our car template to create awesome shapes and a cool 3D car-shaped card!
This Feeling Nifty card says it all! Craft adorable, wiggly-eyed cupcake liner fish on construction paper (or a canvas) and create your own craft stick fishing pole with friendship thread, poms, and feathers. Add a cute message like “Hooked on Dad” or “You’re the Greatest Catch, Grandpa!”
Do you have a World’s Best Father’s Day craft you’d like to share? Here’s your Invitation to Create with CPI and bring brand-new project ideas to the craft table!