26 Cute DIY Kid-Friendly Valentines Day Arts and Crafts

Valentine’s Day is one of the cutest holidays, and kids all want to celebrate it in a creative way by making some cute crafts with their family. Crafting with kids will stimulate their creativity and innovation, and allow them to express their individuality. When kids see that recycled materials such as cardboard, yarn, paper plate and kitchen paper rolls can turn into incredible Valentine’s Day crafts, their minds open to other possibilities. Here I have gathered a lot of craft ideas about Valentine’s day that children can craft with their little hands and enjoy. All the crafts no matter what the colors are, are purely in Valentine’s day theme and worth giving a shot.

1. Cut red scrapbook paper to make lollipop Valentine butterfly card and write a greeting:

2. Bake broken and discarded crayons in silicone mold in the oven at 250 degrees for about 20 minutes to create crayon hearts:

3. Two chocolate Hershey’s Kisses and a heart-shaped set of ears made these adorable Hersey kiss mice:



Video Tutorial: parents.com

4. Robot Valentine snacks(made with juice box, jello cup, smarties and Googly eyes) for kids to bring to class parties:

5. Glue the ends of paper accordion strip on the insides of paper hands to get a cute “Much Card”:

Tutorial: tiffkeetch.blogspot.com

6. Roll the red scrapbook paper around the Kit-Kat bars or other small candy and tape the ends closed to finish Valentine bombs:

7. Cut the egg cartons into a heart shape, then spray them into red to make a piece of wall art:

8. Grab a puncher and turn paper baking cups and Tootsie Pops into beautiful flowers:

Tutorial: skiptomylou.org

9. Build an adorable Valentine’s mailbox as chair backer:

More details: itsgoodfortheheart.blogspot.com and smellslikehomemade.blogspot.com    The bottom project tutorial: thecraftingchicks.com

10. Kitchen rolls printing is a fun art activity you can do with your kids, such as these printing flowers made with celery stalks:

11. Combine snack time and crafts on a bird feeder made from fruit loops:

More details: sweetandsimpleliving.com

12. Easy way to make paper roll tube heart shaped stamps for toddlers:

13. Turn the pencils into Cupid’s arrows for non-candy Valentine:

Tutorial: thismamaloves.com

14. This Puppy Love Preschool Heart Craft is bound to be a people-pleaser:

More details: craftymorning.com

15. Make these cute Valentine’s Day pom pom monsters by using a hot glue gun and a few simple supplies such as yarn, googly eyes and pipe cleaners:

Tutorial: practicallyfunctional.com

16. Do a cute and easy heart shaped fruit platter with kids:

17. Decorate the door with this “Love is in the Air” craft:

18. The handprint heart Valentine tree is an easy craft for kids for practicing cutting skills:

19. These Heart Pencil Toppers are so easy to make and are fun to use:

Tutorial: thebestideasforkids.com

20. Craft a Mason Jar String Art with Wood, Yarn and Faux Flowers:

Image Source: instagram.com

21. Caterpillars made of heart shaped stickers:

Source: katiescrochetgoodies.com

22. Valentine’s Day pizza paper plate craft would be a fun activity with your kid:

Tutorial: survivingateacherssalary.com   and   pinterest.com

23. By adding a picture of each child to paper bugs to turn them into love bugs:

Tutorial: meplus3today.com

24. Use wire to form the heart and yarn to wrap to create Valentine’s Dream Catchers:

Tutorial: ourartlately.blogspot.com    and    the-gingerbread-house.co.uk

25. Chocolate Ladybug Valentines Day Treat:

Tutorial: thekeeperofthecheerios.com

26. Heart shaped marshmallows and toothpicks making cool structures is a fun activity for your kids:

Tutorial: buggyandbuddy.com and littlebinsforlittlehands.com

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