Fathers Day Greeting Cards

Make Fathers Day greeting cards for a fisherman. Use clip art for homemade card ideas to make a Fathers Day card and embellish it with ribbon and brads.

For this and my other handmade card ideas, I turn to Microsoft's website to look for free clip art that I can use for my handmade card making projects. To create Fathers day cards, and other cards for that matter, you'll have to alter the image to fit into the size of your card.

Fathers Day greeting cards

I found an image of a dad with his child fishing so I thought it would be great to use on my handmade Fathers Day card. I use my computer a lot for my paper card making ideas and typed "Happy Father's Day". I then added the clip art under the text and created a border around the text and clip art. You can use the border for your sentiment or use it as a guideline for cutting.
fathers day card ideas For this Fathers Day greetings, I used the border as a cut line so it's been trimmed away. Once it's been trimmed, you can color your happy Fathers Day card with chalk, pens or whatever medium you prefer. For my homemade greeting card ideas, I often use pencil crayons or chalk ink. What's great about clip art is that you can color it whatever color you want which makes coordinating the colors of your happy Fathers Day cards easier.

Oftentimes, handmade Fathers Day greeting cards aren't extravagant so I didn't want to pile a lot of embellishments on it. You can make Fathers Day cards with or without ribbon but I chose to put a little bit of ribbon on mine. I added a gold brad and adhered it over the knot on the ribbon.

I thought the wavy paper pattern would work well for the fishing theme on this Fathers Day greeting.

You may or may not have a lot of Fathers Day greeting cards to make and you can keep it simple, like I like to do, or embellish it to your heart's content.

See more examples of handmade cards for more Fathers Day card ideas below.

For this handmade Fathers day card, I purchase an e-book and used one of the sketches. I used sketch #49 and revised the card a little bit but the sketch helped me with the foundation and I just added and adjusted pieces of the card. I think the paper the author uses is a little outdated but you can use your own paper to make unique card. The author includes instructions and measurements so that makes card making easier and faster.

50 Card Making Sketches

Click Here to Try
50 Card Making Sketches

Try other Fathers Day greeting cards and other examples of handmade cards using a sketch from the same e-book.

fathers day greeting cards

Go to Fathers Day Card Idea

fathers day greeting cards

Go to homemade Fathers Day card idea

baby card idea

Go to Baby Card Idea


More Fathers Day Cards to Make

make a fathers day card make a fathers day card make a fathers day card
Trophy Card Blue Brown Card Brown & Teal Card

Click here for more Fathers Day greeting cards

Back to home page

My Best Card Making Ideas

best card making ideas book

Check Out My Other Ideas

Welcome to Card Making Corner. My name is Chloe and I am a card making enthusiast. I love sharing my card ideas so don't miss out on the beautiful and fun greeting cards you can make and peruse my site.

If you like my ideas, then check out the book above of 25 of my Best Card Making Ideas. These ideas I'm saving for the card making enthusiast so you won't find most of them on my website. Happy Card Making!


Invitations

invitation ideas

50th birthday invitation


Make a
Handmade Card

CLICK IMAGES FOR INSTRUCTIONS


GET THE LATEST
CARD MAKING IDEAS BY
SUBSCRIBING TO MY NEWSLETTER

E-mail
Address
First
Name
(optional)
Then

Don't worry — your e-mail address is totally secure.
I promise to use it only to send you Card Making Corner.


Make Birthday Cards

MAKE A HANDMADE CARD

Click here for more ideas

Click here for instructions.

Click here for instructions.


Click here to contact me