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Share the Love with These Valentine’s Day Crafts for Kids

In Children, Seasons & Holidays, Uncategorized by Adam's Crossing Apartments

Valentine’s Day is almost here! Most of us are familiar with the exciting feeling that Valentine’s Day brings as a child. Everyone in your class decorates a box and gives out Valentines and candy to classmates! Unfortunately, this year, children may not be able to enjoy the typical fun with classmates on Valentine’s Day. However, you can bring the fun home! These Valentine’s Day crafts for kids are a fun way to get your child in the spirit for this holiday.

Q-Tip Painted Hearts

These Q-Tip Painted Hearts by Projects with Kids are easy to make and result in a beautiful masterpiece! Not to mention, children will love the creative freedom this craft allows. All you need is the provided template, acrylic paint and brushes, cardstock, and a few other supplies. Kids will enjoy picking out their colors and crafting their designs using q-tips!

Stained Glass Heart Suncatcher

These Stained Glass Heart Suncatchers by Adventure in a Box are fun to make and create a lovely new piece of decor for your home. Mimicking stained glass, when the sun shines through the window onto the heart, it projects a shadow of beautiful colors! Not only will children have fun making them, but they’ll be excited to display their hard work.

Toilet Roll Love Bugs

Next time, instead of trashing your toilet paper rolls, save them for your kids’ next craft! These Toilet Roll Love Bugs by Red Ted Art are perfect for Valentine’s Day and absolutely adorable. Paint, beads, pipe cleaners, markers, glitter, and more transform toilet paper rolls into funky little love bugs. Whatever you have in your craft drawer, feel free to pull it out for your kids to use so they can put their own spin on this craft.

toilet roll love bugs craft
Image from Red Ted Art

Salt Dough Hearts

These Salt Dough Hearts by Simply Being Mommy are the perfect craft for you and your children to make together. Using just flour, salt, warm water, and a heart-shaped cookie cutter, you can heart-shaped magnets, decor, and more. Paint the hearts with reds, pinks, and purples, and ta-da! You and your children will have a fun time and a cute craft.

While this year might look slightly different, you can make the most of the holiday with these Valentine’s Day crafts for kids. Enjoy some time with your children while helping them dive into their creative side!

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