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Father’s Day Best Dad Painting Easy Homemade Kid Gift

Have fun making this easy DIY Best Dad Father’s Day star painting This fun homemade gift for dad or grandpa will be a great project for both young and older children.

Take an inexpensive canvas and make handprints for stars. Then add Best Dad star to complete the easy project.

For younger crafters, help them stamp their hands and use the printable star to add the Best Dad. Older children can stamp their handprints themselves and write their own saying like “Best Dad” or “I Love You Lots”.

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This easy homemade present for dad would be great for other holidays or birthdays. You could add flowers and make mom a gift too.

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How to Make an Easy Best Dad Father’s Day Painting

Supplies

  • scissors
  • washable paint
  • white canvas 11 in x 14 in
  • brush
  • small plate or palette
  • glue
  • star printable
  • card stock white or colored

Step 1. Paint Background

Paint the background all dark blue for the night sky. Let dry.

painted blue background for Father's Day Painting

Step 2. Paint

Paint with white swirling light similar to The Starry Night by Vincent Van Gogh.

white paint added to make starry skies background for Father's Day Painting

Step 3. Star

Cut out star and glue to the canvas. You can place the star in the center or wherever you want. Let dry.

Step 4. Handprints

Paint the palm of a hand with yellow paint and carefully stamp the handprint where you want the stars to be. Then repeat for more stars around the canvas. Let dry.

You can also add more small stars to the painting or any details you would like.

Best Dad Star Night Painting for Father's Day Kid Craft Homemade Gift

Best Dad Stars Printable

Best Dad star template printable

Click on the link or the photo to download the printable Best Day Star.

You could print the star on colored cardstock like yellow.

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