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How To Make a Father's Day Memory Album
You Will Need
  • Scrapbook
  • Photos
  • Memorabilia
  • Cardstock
  • Accessories
  • Scissors
  • Adhesive
  • Specialty pens
  • Ribbon
  • Color copies (optional)
  • Page protectors (optional)
spacer Children under 10 should use safety scissors, and an adult should help older children.
step 1Choose an album
Pick a scrapbook to use for your fatherís day album. Find one with your dadís favorite colors and a blank cover you can decorate later.
step 2Go to the archives
Collect photos and memorabilia associated with your father. Divide the items into themed categories to make a variety of unique pages.
spacer tip Use color copies of photos if you’re worried about ruining the originals.
step 3 width=Stock up on stock
Buy cardstock to use as frames for your pictures. Pick up a few different styles, so they pop against the pages.
step 4Accessorize
Find related accessories to add ó craft stores carry a wide variety of stickers, stamps, and 3-D decorations, many with fatherís day themes.
step 5Make the album
Assemble your pages by cutting, pasting, and matting your items. Use acid-free, waterproof, and fade-proof pens to write messages and add details for your father on each page of the memory album.
spacer tip Use page protectors to preserve your scrapbook over time.
step 6Decorate the cover
Write a title on the cover of your memory album and decorate it using a particularly meaningful or funny photo. Then tie a ribbon around the album, give it to your dad, and bask in his adoration.
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