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Minion Father’s Day Card Craft (Free Template)

Dads are awesome! Whether they’re making jokes or teaching important lessons, dads play an important role in our lives. Father’s Day is the perfect time for kids to show how much they appreciate their dad by giving him a special card.

Your kids can get creative and make this fun Minion Father’s Day card! Kids love Minions, so they’ll be excited to create a card that features one of their favorite movie characters. 

This memorable way to wish Dad a Happy Father’s Day is also a great project for kids to work on their fine motor skills, scissor skills, and following instructions as they craft their cards.

We’ve included a free template for you to get this cute Minion card started. Gather up a few basic crafting supplies and the kids for a fun creative session!

Don’t stop at just one card! Explore even more fun Father’s Day crafts for kids to make. We have lots of ideas to make this Father’s Day extra special.

You’re One In A Minion Father’s Day Card

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Supplies

Minion cut and paste printable craft mockup

Directions

Start by downloading the minion template and printing it out. Once you have the template printed, gather the materials needed for this fun activity. Get those scissors ready, and let’s help the kids bring this craft to life!

Hand holding Minion Father's Day Card Template

First, encourage your child to glue the eye outline to the center of the goggle lens.

Hand gluing eye seal of Minion Father's Day Card

Next, guide your child to glue the eyes to the top portion of the eye outline.

Hand gluing eyes of Minion Father's Day Card

Position the straps on the sides of the head and glue them in place.

Hand gluing strap of Minion Father's Day Card

Glue the eye goggles to the strap.

Hand gluing eye goggles of Minion Father's Day Card

Place the denim overalls on the lower part of the body and glue it in place.

Hand gluing denim bib of Minion Father's Day Card

Draw a pocket to the center of the overalls

Hand drawing pocket of Minion Father's Day Card

Now, help your child attach the feet below the overalls and glue them in place.

Hand gluing feet of Minion Father's Day Card

Next, glue the arms to the back and side of the body.

Hand gluing arms of Minion Father's Day Card

Place the card base on the back of the minion and glue it in place.

Hand gluing card background of Minion Father's Day Card

Finally, open the card up and write a fun message inside to Dad or Grandpa!

Hand writing happy father's day of Minion Father's Day Card

Be sure to check out our card crafts while you’re here! Your kids will love creating more fun DIYs like this one!

Hand holding finished example of Minion Father's Day Card

Activities For Kids

Father’s Day Themed Ideas

Keep reading to find some exciting crafts and activities that are perfect for showing Dad just how much he means. You’ll find creative projects that will keep kids entertained and learning, plus some fantastic books that celebrate the bond between fathers and their children.

Read on to find all the inspiration you need for a memorable Father’s Day celebration!

Two finished example of Minion Father's Day Card

Father’s Day Books For Kids

Made For Me – This storybook is charming celebration of the magical moments between a dad and his little one, adorned with cute illustrations and sweet verses. It’s the perfect picture book to melt hearts and treasure the joys of parenthood, making it an ideal gift for new fathers!

I Love You, Daddy – A beautifully illustrated tale that captures the heartwarming adventures between a father and his child, filled with love and encouragement. It’s the perfect bedtime story to share and cherish, making every read a special moment for dads and kids alike!

Just Me And My Dad – This is a sweet story that celebrates the special bond between fathers and their children, perfect for inspiring a love of nature and adventure in young readers!

Hand holding finished example of Minion Father's Day Card

Fathers Day Paper Crafts

Dinosaur Father’s Day Card Craft – Dinosaurs are always a hit with kids, so they’ll be excited to make this Father’s Day card! They’ll give Dad a prehistoric surprise with this customizable craft. It’s fun, creative, and roars with love!

Father’s Day Toolbox Craft – Build a fantastic Father’s Day with a toolbox craft! Your kids can make as many tools as they’d like to fill the toolbox to wish Dad a happy Father’s Day. It’s a fun and easy craft using our free template.

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Rocket Father’s Day Craft – Launch into Father’s Day with a rocket card! Kids will love creating this space themed card for Dad. Download our free template to make it from colored paper or print it on white paper for kids to color. Get ready for liftoff!

3D Father’s Day Card – Surprise Dad with a stylish 3D card! This bowtie and vest design is perfect for your dapper dad or grandpa. Kids will enjoy crafting this unique Father’s Day card that pops!

Father’s Day Activities

These Father’s Day color by numbers are a fantastic way for kids to celebrate Father’s Day! This set of six illustrations is perfect for teaching numbers and colors while making Dad a colorful piece of art.

As kids color in these fun designs, they’re building fine motor skills, improving focus, and practicing number recognition. This is a great activity for kids of all ages to complete with or for Dad. Download your free set and get started!

Featured image of Minion Father's Day Card

While we’re celebrating Dad, let’s make learning fun with our free printable Father’s Day activity pages! These pages are packed with classic dad themed activities that kids will enjoy while building essential skills.

They’ll match objects and shadows and solve mazes to engage their minds while boosting problem solving, basic math skills, and more. It’s a great way to keep kids entertained while creating something special for Father’s Day. Download your free set and watch the fun begin!

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Looking for an adorable keepsake for Dad? Our “All About Dad” Father’s Day printable is just what you need! This fun questionnaire lets kids share their thoughts about Dad, capturing their unique perspective in a cute way. It’s perfect for kids of any age, and it’s fun to see what answers they’ll give.

We also have a version for Grandpa, too! This printable is sure to become a cherished memento, so download your free copies and get ready to make Father’s Day extra special!

Finished example of Minion Father's Day Card

Ready to grade Dad’s performance this Father’s Day? Check out this adorable Father’s Day report card! Kids can have fun giving Dad grades on his best skills, from telling jokes to grilling burgers, and even add comments to explain their choices.

It’s a simple and thoughtful gift idea that’s sure to make him smile. This activity encourages kids to highlight what they love about Dad while getting creative and having fun.

Download your free printable and get ready for some Father’s Day fun!

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Ideas For Kids

Hand holding finished example of Minion Father's Day Card

Minions Father's Day Card

Prep Time: 8 minutes
Active Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 18 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

Your kids can get creative and make this fun Minion Father’s Day card! Kids love Minions, so they’ll be excited to create a card that features one of their favorite movie characters. 

Materials

  • Colored cardstock or construction paper
  • Glue
  • Scissors
  • Markers
  • Minion template

Instructions

  1. Download the minion template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
  2. Begin by gluing the eye outline to the center of the goggle lens.
  3. Next, glue the eyes to the top portion of the eye outline.
  4. Position the straps to the side of the head and glue them in place.
  5. Glue the eye goggles to the front of the strap.
  6. Place the denim overalls on the lower part of the body and glue it in place.
  7. Draw a pocket on the center of the overalls.
  8. Now, attach the feet below the denim overalls and glue them in place.
  9. Next, glue the arms to the back and side of the body.
  10. Place the card base on the back of the minion and glue it in place.
  11. Finish up by opening the card up and writing a fun message inside to Dad or Grandpa!

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Kulwinder Sidhu

Thursday 13th of June 2024

I love it! Could you plz send the free template. I clicked on the image and entered my email. Thanks!

Sam

Thursday 13th of June 2024

Thanks! Since you’re a subscriber, you just need to click the “Click Here To Get Your Freebie” image at the end of the post and then enter your email in the form. After that, it’ll automatically redirect you to the download page ◡̈

Carol

Thursday 13th of June 2024

What a cute card! Perfect for Father's Day and with the new movie coming out. Featuring when my link party opens!

Sam

Thursday 13th of June 2024

Thanks so much, Carol! I appreciate your kind words!

LISA

Tuesday 4th of June 2024

Love everything about this

Sam

Tuesday 4th of June 2024

Thanks! So happy to hear that!

Deb

Tuesday 4th of June 2024

Minion free template Father’s Day card

Sam

Tuesday 4th of June 2024

Since you’re a subscriber, you just need to click the “Click Here To Get Your Freebie” image at the end of the post and then enter your email in the form. After that, it’ll automatically redirect you to the download page ◡̈

Weridiana

Tuesday 4th of June 2024

I want it. Congrats it is so beautiful.

Sam

Tuesday 4th of June 2024

Since you’re a subscriber, you just need to click the “Click Here To Get Your Freebie” image at the end of the post and then enter your email in the form. After that, it’ll automatically redirect you to the download page ◡̈

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