A personalised piece of art for memories for mum dad or the grandparents. Very easy and simple and make great gifts.


  • Canvas
  • Fishing line or string
  • Staple gun
  • Coloured paints of your choice
  • Letter stencil or free hand
  • Sponge


  1. Stencil on lettering or you can free hand the lettering. Dont have to have daddy can have mummy or grandparents
    Paint the letters any colours you would like
  2. Add in your childs hand or foot prints
  3. And dab in the background with a sponge can use any colour your like.
  4. Leave to dry
    Turn over and cut fishing line or string to the size of the canvas
    And staple the string to the side of the wood,
    Then your all done a ready to hang up

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  • kelso
    • 12 Mar 2014
      10:34 am

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  • Very cute! Hubbies birthday is this weekend and this would make a great gift from the kids!


  • Such a great momento gift


  • Just gorgeous! I love the hand and footprint gifts I’ve gotten from my kids over the years. I even have one from my grandson


  • love to do these activities with the kids… love it!


  • Canvas’s ideas are awesome, so many creative ideas you can do


  • A great father’s day project


  • Aw that is so sentimental. Father’s Day is soon. Great idea for a present. Thank you.


  • Very cute. I’ll try this for next Father’s Day!


  • So great! What a great idea! Thanks for sharing this!


  • Oh this is such a lovely idea …Thanks for sharing


  • A beautiful idea; thanks for sharing and we look forward to giving this a try!.


  • Thanks for sharing this gorgeous looking project; a lovely keepsake.

    • The perfect gift to give to your partner.


  • A lovely keepsake for somebody special.


  • this is such a great idea and you should do hand prints as well

    • yes gorgeous choice of bright colours also. i love it. it brightens up a wall


  • A lovely idea great for keeping memories


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