For artist Devon Palmer, learning how to turn wood also became an easy way to hang-time with his father as an adult. Apropos that Palmer is teaching a wooden pen-making workshop for fathers and sons - or daughters! - at Columbus Idea Foundry this Sunday (FYI: June 16 is Father's Day, slackers). The class is sold out, but a gift certificate to a future Columbus Idea Foundry workshop is a great idea for making sure your father loves you this year (columbusideafoundry.com). Here are some other ideas.

For artist Devon Palmer, learning how to turn wood also became an easy way to hang-time with his father as an adult. Apropos that Palmer is teaching a wooden pen-making workshop for fathers and sons - or daughters! - at Columbus Idea Foundry this Sunday (FYI: June 16 is Father's Day, slackers). The class is sold out, but a gift certificate to a future Columbus Idea Foundry workshop is a great idea for making sure your father loves you this year (columbusideafoundry.com). Here are some other ideas.

$: "Dad is Fat"

Comedian and father of five Jim Gaffigan's new book is a tour de hilariously-shell-shocked daddy. The $25 memoir is perfect for any parent with a sense of humor. "Is it possible to read a Dr. Seuss book and not sound like a drunk?"

$$: Baseball history

Remember ringing the crap out of a cowbell with Pops right by your side? Let him relive those wonderful headache-inducing times with a piece of Cooper Stadium. The former Clippers' stadium seats are for sale. Check out buycooperseats.com for prices and availability.

$$$: BIY beer

North High Brewing offers brew-it-yourself sessions. There are dozens of recipes to choose from that range in price from $170 to $220 (not including the cost of bottles, labels and caps).

North High Brewing

1288 N. High St., Short North

614-407-5278

northhighbrewing.com