Tool Belt Father's Day Card

Materials

  • Cardstock or construction paper: yellow, green, orange, blue, red
  • Silver paper fasteners, five
  • Blue checked ribbon: 6” length, 17” length

Tools

  • Hole punches: 1/8”, 1/2”
  • Mini pinking shears
  • Paper glue

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler, pencil, black marker

Directions

STEP 1

  • Print out patterns.

STEP 2

  • For tool belt, cut 3-1/2”x7-1/2” rectangle and 1”x9-1/2” rectangle from yellow paper. Use black marker to draw stitched lines around rectangles.

STEP 3

  • For tool pockets, fold 9-1/2” strip in following manner: 1/2” up, 1/4” down, 1-1/4” down, 1/4” up, 1/2” up, 1/4” down, 1-1/4” down. Continue folding strip, creating four pockets and spaces between pockets and on sides of tool belt.

STEP 4

  • Glue ends of 17” ribbon length on top edges of tool belt. Glue ends of pocket strip on belt, covering ribbon ends at sides.

STEP 5

  • Punch 1/8” holes on center of 1/2” spaces on pocket; insert paper fasteners.

STEP 6

  • Cut hammer, screw driver, wrench, and pliers from green, orange, blue, and red paper. Cut inside top edges of pliers with mini-pinking shears. Punch 1/2” circle in bottom of wrench handle.

STEP 7

  • Use black marker to draw outlines on tools and circles shapes. Write special messages for Dad on tool handles.

STEP 8

  • Punch 1/2” circle from green paper. Glue circle on center of pliers.

STEP 9

  • Tie ribbon bow on one side of tool belt. Insert tools into pockets.

Tip

  • 1. Mark fold lines on pocket strip before folding and placement lines for 1/2” spaces on pocket strip before gluing on belt.
by Mary Ayres

Patterns

http://dd4t7shsv7606.cloudfront.net/patterns/648/11235398-c89a-4b7d-95ae-e85a164c77b9.pdf



Tool Belt Father's Day Card
Tool Belt Father's Day Card