Create ideas for children of all ages, from children to tweens. These creative ideas for Valentine’s Day kids will inspire you and
the kids to make this year’s gifts for your loved ones.
Regardless of your artistic skills, you’ll find inspiration to plan
an easy “crafternoon” or an entire week of fun.
LOVE Fingerprint Art
Inspired by the iconic artwork of Robert Indiana, this Valentine project
requires children to get a little chaotic, but the result is a beautiful piece
of art. Thanks to the idea from Momista Beginings.
There’s nothing bigger than family love, and this Valentine’s Day craft is a fun way to bring everyone together. Plan to make your next family
night crafty and follow the simple instructions of One Creative Mommy
to make these love trees.
Valentine’s Day Bird
For years, woven heart baskets were a popular Valentine craft.
They need minimal supplies and the result is a cute gift that holds
a couple of candy pieces. Check out the tutorial on Artisan Life.
Salt Art Project
With this unique art project from Love Taza, your child will feel like
a scientist. To create this colorful piece, you’ll need some eye
dropper / pipettes.
Butterfly Pencil Valentines
Shows you another cute way to distribute pencils like Valentines:
butterfly shaped. You’ll also find printable labels to attach.
Painted Heart Craft
With a little tape and plenty of paint, young and old children can make
beautiful pieces of art that can be used as a decoration or distributed
as Valentines. Give your children their paintbrushes and follow the
instructions of Bless This Mess
Valentines Potato Stamping
You can create simple stamps with a couple of potatoes and an adult careful with a knife. The children can use these stamps to decorate
Valentine cards or play tic – tac – toe as shown in the example of Crafty
Sweet and Simple Love Bug
Skip the paper and distribute this year these adorable
three – dimensional Valentines. Children can play with them or
keep them at school as
small pets. For instructions, check out My Teen Guide
4. Paper Heart People
Kids can easily do this Valentine’s Day craft and the results are adorable. Cut out red paper hearts and attach strips of accordion and finish
with fun googly eyes.
You Rock Valentines
This rocking activity on Valentine’s Day is fun for kids. Decorate smooth rocks with glittery paint and attach the rocks to a valentine in the form
of a heart.
Paper Plate Yarn Weaving
These yarn hearts on paper plate will help your children teach them fine motor strength and hand – eye coordination. In addition, they’ll look
beautiful in your house! Everything you need for this fun craft is simple
materials such as paper plates, paint, yarn, a stencil and a plastic sewing needle.