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Camera Card | Classroom Gift Crafts for Mom & Dad

Camera Card

Total Time Needed: 1 Hour

This photogenic Father's Day card takes aim at the hearts of shutterbug fathers everywhere.


  • Clean, wide jar lid
  • Black acrylic paint
  • Black card stock
  • Photo
  • Glue dots or double-sided tape
  • Silver paint marker


  1. First, paint the inside and sides of a clean, wide jar lid (such as the lid from a peanut butter jar) with black acrylic paint and let it dry.
  2. Cut a photo to fit the inside of the lid, and attach it with glue dots or double-sided tape.
  3. Fold a half-sheet of black card stock in half, and cut two sections from the folded edge, as shown above.
  4. Add simple camera details with silver paint marker, then adhere the jar lid to the front of the card.
  5. Inside, write a camera-related message: "You're a picture perfect dad!" or "Dad, you always make us smile."