Easy Valentine's Crafts for Children

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Everyone likes to be remembered on Valentine's Day, and nothing says, "I love you" like a handmade valentine. Here are seven Valentine's Day crafts for kids to make.

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Hearts and Flowers Valentines

The fun of these valentines will last for months. The charming construction paper hearts are actually packets of wildflower seeds.

Related: See the Hearts and Flowers Tutorial

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Salt Dough Love Banner

With just a little help, even young children can make and decorate salt dough letters and string them into a love banner.

Related: See the Salt Dough Love Banner Tutorial

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Woven Heart Bag

Based on traditional Scandinavian woven hearts, this construction paper bag is much easier to make than it might appear. After kids understand the process, they'll want to weave paper hearts again and again.

Related: See the Woven Heart Valentine Bag Tutorial

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Yarn Hearts

Older elementary school kids will be intrigued by these yarn hearts pierced with twig arrows.

Related: See the Yarn Heart Tutorial

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Clothespin Puppets

Fun to make and fun to play with, these lovebirds kiss when the clothespin is closed and show their love when the clothespin is open.

Related: See the Clothespin Puppet Lovebirds Tutorial


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