While kids are surely wanting to forget that the first day of school is around the corner, parents are already planning special ways to commemorate that big first day! First day of school pictures have become so much more than a just quick snapshot of the kids with their backpacks waiting for the school bus. They’re now creative mementos that celebrate special milestones in a child’s life. Whether you’re creating a photo backdrop or using special props or signs, first day of school pictures are something that you (and even your children) will treasure for years to come.
Read on to find 17 fun and inventive DIY ideas for first day of school pictures. Click on the images below to be taken to the websites where these ideas and tutorials can be found.
17 DIY Ideas for First Day of School Pictures:
First Day of School Banner from Ruffled Sunshine.
DIY Chalk Photo Frame Prop from eHow.
Striped Apple Photo Backdrop from Living Locurto.
Ruler Framed DIY Chalkboard from Crafts Unleashed.
DIY Pool Noodle Pencil Prop from Crafty Biggers.
Chalk Drawing School Pictures from Blue Cricket Design.
Printable Photo Props for the First Day of School from Tip Junkie.
First Day of School Photo Booth from Pigskins and Pigtails.
Free Editable Chalkboard Printable from Grant Avenue Design.
DIY Apple Balloon Photo Props from Balloon Time.
First Day of School Photo Prop from Fynes Designs.
10 Minute DIY Photo Backdrop from Crafts Unleashed.
Yearly Back to School Shirt from Where the Smiles Have Been.
DIY Crayon Frame for First Day of School Pictures from Surviving a Teacher’s Salary.
Chalkboard First Day of School Prop from Childhood Beckons.
DIY First Day of School Sign from Mimi’s Dollhouse.
DIY Back to School Chalkboard T-Shirts from the Crafting Chicks.
These first day of school pictures are great ideas not only for parents but also teachers. Teachers could take a special photo of each student on the first day of school and then gift to parents on kid’s the last day.