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Father’s Day handprint sunshine card – Dad, You Are My Sunshine!

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You Are My Sunshine! – a nice message to turn into an adorable Father’s Day craft for kids. Preschoolers and older kids can make this Father’s Day handprint sunshine card for dad or grandpa. It’s super easy to create and it comes with a free printable that you can find at the end of the article.

Father's Day handprint sunshine card kids can make for their dad

We love to incorporate handprints in our crafts and I think they are even more special when used for Mother’s Day or Father’s Day. Of course, grandmas and grandpas would also love to receive handprint cards for special occasions like holidays and their birthdays. With Father’s Day  just around the corner, let’s focus for now on handprint gifts and handprint cards for dad

Father's Day handprint card for kids to make

The inspiration for our Father’s Day handprint sunshine card come from another sunshine card made not long ago for Mother’s Day. That one turned out so great that we decided to create a “You are my sunshine” version for dad. We wanted it special and unique so we come up with another printable. Feel free to check out our Mother’s Day handprint sunshine card and decide which template you love better.

Father’s Day handprint sunshine card

Father's Day card kids can make for dad

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Supplies:

How to make a Father’s Day handprint sunshine card

Start by folding a blue cardstock sheet in half. Place your kid’s left hand next to the folded line and trace it with a pencil.

Cut out the handprint card.

Download the handprint sunshine template (find it at the end of the post) and cut out the rainbow with clouds and sun.

Handprint and sunshine template

Glue the sun template onto the handprint card.

Sunshine template on handprint card

Write “Dad, You Are My Sunshine” inside the card.

Father's Day handprint sunshine card

Father's Day handprint sunshine card

Prep Time: 2 minutes
Active Time: 8 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes

Dad, You Are My Sunshine! - A nice Father's Day handprint card kids can make for dad.

Materials

  • Father's Day sunshine card template - find it at the end of the post
  • Blue and white cardstock paper
  • Glue
  • Pencil
  • Black marker

Tools

  • Scissors

Instructions

  1. Start by folding a blue cardstock sheet in half. Place your kid’s left hand next to the folded line and trace it with a pencil.
  2. Cut out the handprint card.
  3. Download the handprint sunshine template (find it at the end of the post) and cut out the rainbow with clouds and sun.
  4. Glue the sun template onto the handprint card.
  5. Write “Dad, You Are My Sunshine” inside the card.

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