Father's Day Gifts Kids Can Make

Nothing says Happy Father's Day like a homemade gift from the heart! Help your child surprise Dad with one of these super special crafts this year.

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Heather Weston

Sign of Affection

Skip the traditional greeting card. Show dad some love with a special sign made from painted pieces of pasta.

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Heather Weston

Desk Organizer for Dad

Help Dad sort office supplies in style with this neat desk organizer.

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Phillip Graybill

Kid-Crafted Crown

Make Dad feel like a king for the day by crafting him a custom crown out of cardstock and chipboard letters.

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Lucy Schaeffer

Clay Catchall

Decorate Dad's dresser with a clay dish that doubles as a catchall for his coins.

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Scott Little

Garden Markers

Kids can make garden steaks from craft foam and Popsicle sticks to give green thumbed dads.

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Lucy Schaeffer

Personalized Paperweight

Rock, fabric, scissors and -- craft! Turn a stone from the yard into a personalized paperweight for Dad using fabric scraps and glue.

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How to Make Sock Puppets

Stuff stray socks with cotton batting to turn them into a family of playful puppets.

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Jay Wilde

Fish Windsock

Make a colorful fish windsock that Dad can hang from the porch to remind him of his last fishing trip.

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Gregory Boyd

Candy Bar Craft

Dad will love a gift that's (almost) as sweet as his little girl. Package an oversized chocolate candy bar in craft paper and decorate with craft embellishments and markers.

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Gregory Boyd

Pom-Pom Pals

Give Dad a furry friend to keep him company while he's at work.

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Alexandra Grablewski

Shiny Snake Craft

Raid Dad's closet, then surprise him with a super shiny snake made from one of his tired neckties.

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Jay Wilde

Pinecone Owls

Dad will think these owls are a hoot! Kids can add fun features to pinecones to make Daddy & Me desk d?cor.

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Cookie Coupons for Dad

Use edible markers to turn classic sandwich cookies into coupons for free hugs and kisses.

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