40+ DIY Father’s Day Card Ideas and Tutorials for Kids


Father’s day is coming up. Thinking of what gifts you should prepare with your child for their dad? Why not choose simple handmade cards from the children. A child’s craft touches a father’s heart. And it’s something to cherish for years to come. If you’re looking for good ideas of cards handmade by kids in honor of this father’s day. Please check out this post. There’re more than 40 creative and cute cards that kids can make for a fun and unique gift for dad. And click the urls to see tips and instructions to make Father’s Day cards yourself.

You can make dad the most awesome paperweight that shows him that “he is the vest daddy” and is great. You can also make a animated father’s day dragon card. It’s really awesome. You can bet nothing is cuter than a card with kids’ small handprints. As handprints are precious reminders of how small our kids are — and how fast they grow! PS3 controller card is perfect for all the dads that are game lovers. What perfect way to celebrate than with some little monster hug cards as the monsters’ hands are cut out of the kids’ hands. Hope you all have a great Fathers Day!

Hand Print Father’s Day Card with a Fabric Necktie

Hand Print Father's Day Card with a Fabric Necktie

Adorable kid friendly craft that is easy to feature. Trace the kid’s hand with his fingers held tightly together onto craft paper. Then cut out handprint. Decorate the handprint and attached to card.source

A Fishing Card

A Fishing Card. This is a quick project need no more than 30 minutes to feature with kids.  And it's really colorful and impressive. See the step by step here.

This is a quick project need no more than 30 minutes to feature with kids. And it’s really colorful and impressive. See the step-by-step here

HandPrint Yoda Best Dad Card

HandPrint Yoda Best Dad Card

Make a Star Wars craft for Star Wars Day. Start off by having your child paint their palm and thumb a light green color and their four fingers brown. Next take your black permanent marker and draw the outlines of the face and body like I did in the image below here

DIY Animated Father’s Day Dragon Card

DIY Animated Father's Day Dragon Card. This cool animated fire breathing dragon card is pretty impressive. The fire tongue really pop up the card. If you want to get in on the action, please see the instructions here.

This cool animated fire breathing dragon card is pretty impressive. The fire tongue really pop-up the card. If you want to get in on the action, please see the instructions here

PS3 Controller Card

PS3 Controller Card

This card look like a PS3 controller and it’s a perfect gift for the PS3 game lovers. Mirror the background of the controller and weld the two pieces together in silhouette studio. Then add some sentiments on the front and use foam tape to pop up the buttons on the controller, added some ink and some doodle marks. See the how to here

I’m Hooked on Daddy Card

I'm Hooked on Daddy Card. Let the little ones paint  their palm and fingers beautiful colors and  make cute fishes hanging on a hook! Learn the tutorial here.

Let the little ones paint their palm and fingers beautiful colors and make cute fishes hanging on a hook! Learn the tutorial here

Fishing You a Happy Father’s Day Card

Fishing You a Happy Father's Day Card. What a simple and cute card with the saying Fishing you a happy father's day. See the instructions here.

What a simple and cute card with the saying Fishing you a happy father’s day. See the instructions here

DIY “You’re one in a million , Dad” Father’s Day Card

DIY You're one in a million , Dad Father's Day Card. Father's day is looming! What a better way to surprise him give this adorable you're one in a million card to make him filled with pride.

Father’s day is looming! What a better way to surprise him give this adorable you’re one in a million card to make him filled with pride. source

“You’re the Vest” Father’s Day Card Idea

This cute card with the saying You're the vest dad. The card use a life vest for the boating/canoeing dads! This is pretty simple and kids can definitely make one!

This cute card with the saying “You’re the vest dad”. The card use a life vest for the boating/canoeing dads! This is pretty simple and kids can definitely make one!source

Handprint Golfer Father’s Day Card

Handprint Golfer Father's Day Card

Start off by drawing around your little ones hand prints three times and cut them out. Tape a bright orange golf tee to the card and glue/tape the hand prints over it. Glue the card on one side of the Styrofoam ball above the tee and writing You are the best dad by par! source

Fin-Tastic Fishy Father’s Day Card

Fin Tastic Fishy Father's Day Card

To create a cute underwater scene, collage brightly colored paper and craft foam sheets together, and add embellishments such as glitter glue, small piece of wire , a paper clip , googly eyes, and other goodies. See the tutorial here

Kid’s Handprint Father’s Day Card

Kid's Handprint Father's Day Card

This an easy Father’s Day card to make! All the kids really need is blue paper, scissors, glue, a black marker and their hands!source

“I love you berry much” Fingerprint Card

I love you berry much Fingerprint Card. How cute the card is. The children just have to use their fingerprints to make these adorable raspberries! See the tutorial here.

How cute the card is. The children just have to use their fingerprints to make these adorable raspberries! See the tutorial here

Cute DIY Handprint Crab Card

Cute DIY Handprint Crab Card. This is great fun and also makes a beautiful card for Mother's Day as a gift.

This is great fun and also makes a beautiful card for Mother’s Day as a gift. source

DIY My Dad is King of the Grill Card

DIY My Dad is King of the Grill Card

What a cute father’s day craft or card idea for kids with the saying my dad is king of the grill. source

Hooked on PAPA Father’s Day Card

Hooked on PAPA  Father's Day  Card

Make a brown footprint with the toes pointed up and make a blue handprint with the fingers pointed down. Draw the fish lips, eye, wire and the water background. Then finish the craft by writing the words hooked on papa.source

Superhero Handprint Card

Superhero Handprint Card. Dad is superhero to any kid and what perfect way to give him a handprint superhero card in honor of this coming father's day.

Dad is superhero to any kid and what perfect way to give him a handprint superhero card in honor of this coming father’s day.source

Hand Trace Card

Hand Trace Card

Trace your little ones hand prints two times and cut them out. Cut a strip of card out and folded it back and forth and glued it in-between the two hands. Finish the card by writing “i love you so much dad!”source

Hand-Painted Number 1 # Father’s Day Card

Hand Painted Number 1 Father's Day Card

Simply use masking tape to feature this super cute card. Even the littlest crafters can make this hand-painted keepsake card. See the tutorial.source

Happy Father’s Day to All the Hardworking Dads

Happy Father's Day to All the Hardworking Dads

Cute toddler art race car with the footprint body. Cute and simple. I love the idea so…much.source

DIY “For a Dad Who’s out of This World!” Father’s Day Card

DIY For a Dad Who's out of This World! Father's Day Card

Love the green alien with three big eyes, two sharp ears and a cute air wire and the lovely saying “For a Dad Who’s out of This World!”source

Handprint Little Monster Father’s Day Card

Handprint Little Monster Father's Day Card

What a cute idea. These cheeky little Monster are made from the kids’ handprints. This would be a great keepsake for Father’s Day.source

Fathers Day Monster Hand Card

Fathers Day Monster Hand Card

This cheeky little Monster Hug Card is great keepsake for Father’s Day as the monsters’ hands are cut outs of the children’s hands…super cute! source

My Dad is King of the Grill

My Dad is King of the Grill

Combine Handprint and Footprint Lion Craft card. This is pretty fantastic and easy to do with children.source

You’re Grrr-eat Footprint Card

You're Grrr eat Footprint Card

This is a easy father’s day craft dad will love. Make a yellow footprint and fingerpaint on a brown mane and details to make a lion. Add the message, You’re Grrr-eat.source

Fishing You a Happy Father’s Day

Fishing You a Happy Father's Day

If your Dad has a strong liking on fishing, consider making this fishing you a happy father’s day card for him! And this would be a great Father’s Day Card for the kids to make. See the tutorial here

Dollar Bill Origami T-Shirt Father’s Day Card

Dollar Bill Origami T Shirt Father's Day Card

If you have a hard working dad, this would be a great Father’s Day Card for you to make. See the How To Make a Twenty Dollar Bill Origami Shirt tutorial here.

Fish Handprint Father’s Day Craft

Fish Handprint Father's Day Craft

I love the film finding Nemo very much. And this card is featured on this theme. Cut out a kid and dad’s handprints and show the compare on the beautiful underwater background. This would be precious keepsake for any dad.source

Stay Cool Popsicle Father’s Day Card

Stay Cool Popsicle Father's Day Card

What a cute card uses mike and ike candies to look like popsicles on a stick! Finish it by adding the message “Stay cool, dad.” Even the littlest ones can make this hand-painted keepsake card.source

DIY Footprint Tractor Father’s Card

DIY Footprint Tractor Father's Card

Make your footprint in any color on the paper. Let the paint dry and add wheels, cab, hitch, bumper or whatever you wish to have on your tractor. Add the greeting happy father’s day and you get your card. source

Red Heart with Mustache Father’s Day Card

Red Heart with Mustache Father's Day Card

Simple but still very lovely Father’s Day card idea for kids to make for Dad on his special day. Show him how much you love him with a handmade card with a big mustached heart.source

DIY Easy Heart Happy Father’s Day Card

DIY Easy Heart Happy Father's Day Card

This is an easy but sweet father’s day craft for kids to make for dad. I love the idea filling the card with hearts. See the tutorial heresource

DIY Sunshine Father’s Day Card Craft

DIY Sunshine Father's Day Card Craft

What a cute and easy card idea kids can make for father’s day, mother’s day or any day. See the how to here

Bow Tie pasta Father’s Day Card

Bow Tie pasta Father's Day Card

Custom the bow ties for dad and let him know he’s one classy man. Learn the detailed instructions here source

Google Search Father’s Day Card

Google Search Father's Day Card

Love the humorous blue tones on the handmade art deco father’s day card. The make a Google search for the world’s best Dad…I sure bet it will come up with your Dad! source

Cute DIY Frog Shaped Card Double as Mouse Pad

Cute DIY Frog Shaped Card Double as Mouse Pad

A fun father’s day card idea which can be double as a mouse pad. You Dad can use it everyday. Great and useful. source

Origami Dad You’re Like a Dinosaur Father’s Day Card

Origami Dad You're Like a Dinosaur Father's Day Card

If you want to do something interesting for Dad. Please check out this origami dinosaur card which would make the Daddy laugh for years to come. Let me fill you in on all the details! here.

Handprint Happy Father’s Day Card

Handprint Happy Father's Day Card

Celebrate Dad with this sweet little daddy-daughter Father’s Day card craft which is very simple to make, so it’s great for even a last-minute project!source

A Baby Sign Language Father’s Day Card

A Baby Sign Language Father's Day Card

Baby sign language father’s day card would be a precious reminder for dads and it’s very easy to make. See the instructions as a springboard for your creativity!source

Fun DIY Spinner Card

Fun DIY Spinner Card

Treat your dad with a day of relaxation and yummy goodies is good way, and this Father’s Day spinner card add extra game fun to the special day. See the how to do it here

M&M’s Bow Tie Father’s Day Card

M&M's Bow Tie Father's Day Card

This colorful and impressive father’s day card with a M&M’s necktie on it that said “Happy Father’s Day” is very easy to make with children. Please see the detailed tutorial here.

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