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FATHER'S DAY CRAFTS

Fathers and Grandfathers will love crafts made especially for them by you!

CD CASE REFRIDGERATOR MAGNET
5.5" x 4.5" photo or poem
Place into empty case
Glue four magnets onto the back of case



DAD'S WRIST WRAP
An old necktie
Glue or thread (need a little help)
Velcro strips

Cut necktie a little longer than Dad's wrist
Stitch or glue small end to close
Iron on Velcro strips
This will wrap around Dad's wrist.
Keys, credit cards, money etc.go into the large end of the tie for carrying without pockets!

HANDPRINT BOOKMARK

Cardboard or heavy paper
Glue
Ribbon

On cardstock or heavy paper, draw your hand.
Either paste ribbon on backside of print, or with a pencil, poke a small hole to pull ribbon through.

Write a note to Dad or Grandad
"I Love You"
"Happy Father's Day"



MAKE DAD A "PET ROCK"

Find a nicely shaped rock outside.
Wash and dry it.
You can paint if you like
With a dark marker write  (might need help)

"DAD ROCKS"

MAKE DAD A MEDAL

Ribbon or Rope (18" to 24" long)
Small styrofoam plate
Glue
Safe scissors

Trace the bottom of a small round glass (might need help) 
Cut it out
You might want to color it, then write on it

                                #1 DAD

Glue ribbon or rope onto back.


Make Dad a T-shirt
Plain shirt
Fabric paint (different colors)
Marker

Press hand into paint, press onto shirt
With marker, print name by handprint

MOUSE PAD
A mouse pad
piece of white pape (or adhesive backed)
markers
glue

Glue paper to mouse pad, cut to fit pad
Draw  your hand and "Happy Father's day, and color with markers

PILLOWCASE
1 plain pillowcase
Fabric paint
Print Father Day message onto case
or print your hands and name


CD PHOTO FRAME
1 CD case
Photos
Cut 4 photos to fit inside and outside of case.
                              OR

You can also cut paper to fit the outside front with "Happy Father's Day messages...


FOAM PLATE PICTURE FRAME

8"   round foam plate
Markers or Crayons
3x3" piece of cardboard, from cereal box etc.
Glue

Color around the outside of plate into the middle.
Paste a photograph of yourself or family member
Fold cardboard in half
Glue one half onto the back of plate for stand
CAR AIR FRESHNER
A square of felt
Ribbon
Glue
Scissors
Your favorite air freshner

Place your hand on felt square, trace around.  Cut out with child-safe scissors. 
Glue a length of ribbon on back of felt, making a loop to hang.
Spray with air freshner.

Dad or Grandad can hang inside car for a nice fresh smell...
A KEY CHAIN FOR DAD

a bottle cap
a small picture of you or someone else
Piece of felt

Draw a circle around the part of the picture you want to use with the bottle cap, do the same with the piece of felt.

Put the photo inside the bottle cap

Glue a paper clip onto the back of the cap and cover with the round of felt.

Now Dad can add it to his keychain
 
SMELLY SOCKS FOR DAD'S SHOES

Couple old colored or patterned socks
Ribbon
Potpourie

Fill socks with the potpourie
Tie with ribbon

Dad will love his fresh smelling shoes