Father’s Day Scratch Art
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This is my favorite way for students to make a scratch art picture, first a black marker drawing, then layers of oil pastel on top.   MATERIALS • Card stock paper • … Read More

Common Core Cork Craft
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You can make a cool pattern AND remind young students that triangles are always made with just three sides. Could be a nice Father’s Day gift too as a pack of 4 … Read More

DAD Card Template
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As one of my favorite card projects, I’ve posted this before but never with a template that I thought some busy teachers might appreciate. • View and download D-A-D PDF template PREP: … Read More

Father’s Day Pencil Holder
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Popsicle stick crafts have a natural warm wooden, eco-friendly look, perfect for Father’s Day. MATERIALS • Popsicle sticks or craft sticks, approx. 25 • Rulers • Chipboard • Masking tape • Scrap … Read More

Paint & Pastel Dad Card
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I think that just like crayons make watercolor look better, oil pastels make tempera paint look better. The bright thick colors you can place on the soft painted backgrounds just can’t be … Read More

DAD Cards by Second Graders
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Laura T. just shared her 2nd grader’s art with me, created from my “Father’s Day Card” post. I love how colorful they look all side by side, and thought they might inspire … Read More

#1 Father’s Day Card
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Here’s a simple but striking look for a homemade Father’s Day card. Black paper + silver metallic Sharpies + Crayola Color Sticks. I used my Black Recollections Paper from Michaels, cut it … Read More

DAD Scratch Art Card
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This is my favorite way for students to make a scratch art picture, first a black marker drawing, then layers of oil pastel on top.   MATERIALS • Card stock paper • … Read More

Art Projects for Kids