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Valentine's Crafts for Kids


    It's a Draw
    Turn old crayon bits into a nifty Valentine favor or gift by baking them in silicone heart molds. Kids can fill the molds to create their own marbleized patterns.

    Heart Crayons from Creative Mommas


    Shape of My Heart
    These clever, super-easy paper clips are perfect for a favorite teacher. Wrap up in a cute box, or use them to decorate the edges of a homemade card. 

    Heart-shaped Paper Clips from How About Orange


    Love Bugs
    Almost too cute to eat! Put out the supplies at your Valentine party for these little love bug treats and let kids decorate their own marshmallow critters.

    Marshmallow Love Bugs from The Decorated Cookie


    #1 Valentine
    Put a pin on it with these badges, made from bits of felt and ribbon.

    Valentine’s Day Ribbons and Buttons from The Swell Life


    Coming Up Roses
    The bottom of celery stalks get a second life when used as rose stamps.

    Celery Stalk Stamp from Maureen Cracknell Handmade


    Wreathed in Love
    Strips of patterned paper become a beautiful decoration for your entryway. Go beyond traditional red, pink and white to have something that can stay up all year.

    Paper Heart Wreath from The Hybrid Chick


    A Sweet Handout
    Turn a snapshot into a 3-D postcard. These photo valentines stay sweet even after the lollipop is gone.

    Photo Valentines from 24-7-365


    Tiny Valentine
    Great valentines come in small packages with these adorable matchbox valentines. Your kid can help by sorting the sweets, choosing fun craft paper to wrap up her tiny delights and adding her illustrations.

    Matchbox Valentines from inchmark


    Petal Pusher
    Turn empty egg cartons from your recycling bin into colorful flowers to spruce up lollipop valentines.

    Egg Carton Lollipop Flowers from Crafts by Amanda


    From the Heart
    These origami hearts are so easy to make, your kids can make a valentine for everyone on her list.

    Message Hearts with Wings from Cut Out + Keep


    String It Up
    Stripe-y straws turn into a garland in this simple craft even preschoolers can do.

    Paper Straw Heart Garland from Living Locurto

  • Frame of Heart
    Recycle heart-shaped candy boxes into a clever homemade photo frame. 

    Candy Box Picture Frame from LJCFYI


    Grow to Love
    All you need for this keepsake project is finger paint and some wee hands. His forearm imprint makes the trunk, a handprint forms the branches and tiny thumbprints make the heart-shaped leaves.

    Love Blossom Tree from Meet the Dubiens


    You've Got Mail
    Make the Valentine delivery as special as the cards with this crafty mailbox template, constructed from printed paper.

    Special Delivery Paper Mailbox from Simply Modern Mom