We love Valentines Day because it’s the perfect time to go lovey dovey arty crafty with the kids and get them making all sorts of cute heart related crafts. We guarantee you will Fall In Love With These 7 Cute Valentine Crafts for Kids that we picked for you. What’s not to love!
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What can be sweeter than a home made, slightly uneven but adorable present from your child for Valentine’s Day? Here are some ideas to inspire you.
Fall In Love With These 7 Cute Valentines Crafts For Kids
#1. Heart Collage
With a used cereal box and some old magazines, create this wonderful collage Valentine Heart, the ultimate recycled but lovely gift.
#2. Crayon Hearts
This is a lovely idea from www.marthastewart.com. Using wax paper and crayons, you can create this simple but effective window decoration. Any sunlight will beam through them and brighten up your room.
#3. Hand on Heart
We love this simple but effective hand heart. Trace around your hands on a piece of folded card and cut out. Then go wild with your creative decorations! See how to recreate.
You might enjoy making our Valentine Jam Hearts Tarts Recipe
#4. Tree of Hearts
What a gorgeous idea from Funfamilycrafts.com. Cut out lots of hearts from old magazines and make a beautiful Tree of Hearts with an outline of your child’s arm as the trunk.
#5. Stained Glass Hearts
These stained glass hearts from Parentdish.co.uk make a fun activity particularly for preschoolers who will love tearing tissue paper and glueing to make stained glass hearts.
More Valentine Ideas here: 12 Easy Valentine Crafts for Toddlers & Preschoolers
#6. Love Fox
This cute Love Fox is made by cutting out lots of different heart shapes and assembling with some googly eyes.
- Cut out 1 large heart
- 12 small hearts (4 white, 4 black, 2 green and 2 using the same colour as the main heart)
- Glue them together as shown below to create your heart fox
- You could add googly eyes to embellish further.
Watch how to make it here.
#7. Monster Valentine Holders
And for something a bit different, what about making these cute Monster Boxes to post your Valentines in! You’ll find the instructions over on Gigglesgalore.net.
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Did you try out any of these Valentine crafts for kids? Tell us how you got on in the comments below.