Check out these easy Valentine crafts!
Valentines day is such a fun time of year. I love showing my loved ones how much I care about them. And it’s even more fun to teach my kids to show love to others! These easy Valentine day crafts for kids are the perfect activities for a fun February day.
Consider helping your kids make a few crafts to give to their friends and family. Or they can make some to help decorate the house with a little bit of festivity. Whichever you choose, make sure to enjoy this fun time together making easy Valentines crafts!
Fun Valentine Day Craft Ideas
Have fun making these easy Valentine Day crafts! Let me know which one is your favorite!
1. Clay Valentine Magnets
Check out these adorable Clay Valentine Magnets! You only need three ingredients and some paint to make them! They are the perfect craft for kids both young and old. I can’t wait to make some and hang them on our fridge.
2. Panda Valentine Craft
This Panda Valentine craft is not only the cutest thing ever, but it also comes with a free template! Which for someone like me (non-expert crafter), a template is a must! Your kids will have so much fun making this craft to give away or keep for themselves, and they will be able to work on their fine motor skills at the same time!
3. Conversation Heart Bookmarks
I’m in love with this next easy Valentine day craft! These conversation heart corner bookmarks are so fun and make a great gift for book lovers! All it takes is a little bit of folding and glue and you have the cutest bookmark ever! This is a craft that anyone can do!
4. Valentines Foam Pencil Toppers
Here’s another fun craft for Valentines, Foam Pencil Toppers. This tutorial comes with a template to help your kids make a hedgehog, owl, penguin and racoon pencil toppers. The instructions are easy to follow and the results are absolutely darling!
5. Valentine Yarn Hearts
My kids love making these easy valentine yarn hearts each year. They are quick, cheap and so cute! All you need is some cardboard (thank you leftover Amazon box!) and some yarn. The colors are so fun to customize and mix and match. They make cute decorations and gifts.
6. Heart Paint Chip Garland
If you want simple and cheap Valentine decor, I have the thing for you! You can quickly make this Heart Paint Chip Garland. It’s very easy to customize and make with your favorite love-day colors.
My kids love having a few holiday decorations in their rooms, and this would be the perfect craft for them to make and hang over their bead.
7. Heart Suncatcher
I love hanging crafted suncatchers in my windows. The light that comes through is so pretty.
Your kids will love making their own heart suncatcher following this tutorial.
8. Valentines Day Toilet Paper Roll Vase
Crafts that repurpose are just my favorite type of crafts! They are frugal through and through!
That is one of the reasons why I love this Valentines Day Toilet Paper Roll Vase craft. It turns something that would have been tossed into the trash, a toilet paper roll, into something beautiful and useful. Your kids will love making these vases and placing pretty flowers inside!
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9. Valentines Pom Pom Painting
Here’s the perfect Valentines day craft for toddlers and preschoolers, Valentines Day Pom Pom painting. The activity introduces a new way to paint, using pom poms and a clothespin! This method results in a fun, easy to create heart art!
10. DIY Valentine Felt Heart
If you are looking for an easy Valentines Day craft for older kids, try this DIY Valentine Felt Heart!
Felt is very budget friendly, making this craft a perfect option for the frugal conscious. The hearts are perfect for giving to others or to use as a decoration around your home.
11. Love Bug Toilet Paper Roll Craft
Your kids will love making this adorable love bug….and again…I love that it’s repurposing something that would have been thrown away! This is a very easy and cute project, perfect for young kids!
12. Origami Heart
Folding origami is so fun, and with the right instructions can be very simple. Here is a great tutorial for folding an easy origami heart that make great corner bookmarks! Make your corner bookmarks in a variety of colors to giveaway and use in all of your favorite books.
13. Valentines Day Frame
Alright, I have the perfect craft for any non crafters out there! Seriously, anyone can make this Valentines Day frame craft….and it’s the cutest thing ever! So, basically a win-win all around!
I love the idea of using this frame as a decoration, you can put a picture of your family inside of it. Or, it can be a great gift with a picture of you and your loved one together.
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14. Gnome Paper Craft
Another fun valentine paper craft is to make this darling gnome. It comes with a free template, for easy cutting and designing and it is just so cute! I want to make one just for me!
15. Love You To Pieces Wreath
I’m so in love with this fun puzzle piece wreath! It’s so creative and simple to make!
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16. DIY Heart Crayons
My kids use to make these heart crayons all the time. It’s a great way to use up half used crayons, and create something new and fun. The silicone molds come in a lot of different shapes and designs too!
17. Tissue Paper Heart Craft
Crafting with tissue paper is always affordable and kid friendly. The tissue paper heart craft is perfect for helping young ones work on their fine motor skills while creating something new.
18. Popsicle Stick Heart Garland
This popsicle stick heart garland is so cute and unique! It’s something that I haven’t ever seen before, and that just makes me love it even more! I love trying new projects like this with my kids.
19. Mess Free Smush Painting
Want to craft with your kids, but hate the mess?? Try the mesh free smush painting method!
All of the painting is done within a contained plastic bag! This is especially a great craft idea for toddlers!
20. Love Code Bracelet
How cute is this love code bracelet?! I think it’s the perfect craft for kids who love coding….but also need a break from a screen!
21. Crystal Hearts Science Experiment
There just isn’t much better than turning a craft into a science experiment! It will get your kids fingers and creativity working, all while helping them learn!
The Crystal Hearts Science Experiment is the perfect Valentine craft turned experiment to do with your kids this year!
22. Valentine Hugs
I use to make these Valentine Hug crafts all the time when I was young, and they always made me so happy! It’s a very easy craft to make, and this tutorial even provides a free template you can use! I love free templates!
23. Pom Pom Love Bug Craft
Here’s another super cute and easy Valentines day craft idea that kids can do, make a Pom Pom Love Bug! It will only take a few minutes to whip up a few of these darling bugs, and they are super easy to customize just the way your child wants them!
Have Fun With These Easy Valentine Day Crafts for Kids!
I hope this articled helped you to find a few fun crafts to do with your kiddos this year. Crafting with kids is one of the best ways to make memories and build bonds. And, with the ideas listed here you won’t need to spend hardly any money at all!
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