Fall in Love with These 7 Cute Valentines Crafts for Kids

Jill Holtz

January 14, 2019

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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.

valentine craft for kids

#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.

valentine crafts for kids

Image courtesy of Marthastewart.com

#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.

Valentine Crafts for KIds hand heart art

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.

valentine crafts for kids

Image courtesy of Funfamilycrafts.com

#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.

valentine crafts for kids

Image courtesy of Parentdish.co.uk

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.

valentines crafts for kids heart fox

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.

valentine crafts for kids

Image courtesy of Gigglesgalore.net

You might also enjoy our 5 Fun St Patrick’s Day Activities for Kids

Did you try out any of these Valentine crafts for kids? Tell us how you got on in the comments below.

Fall In Love With These 7 Cute Valentines Crafts For Kids

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Published On: January 14th, 2019 / Categories: Things To Do / Last Updated: March 31st, 2021 / Tags: , /

About the Author: Jill Holtz

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Jill is one of the co-founders of Mykidstime and a mum of 2 girls

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