We made stained glass heart crowns the other day as a Valentine craft, using the same technique as our flower crowns from last spring.
Instead of flower petals, though, we used colored tissue paper—both the little heart shapes you see here as well as geometric shapes—and added extra decorations to the crowns with metallic drawings and doodles.
They turned out great!
Daphne has been calling herself the Queen of Hearts since. And making royal decrees that usually end in giggles.
It’s been a month of snow days and illness here. Which means it’s also been a month of pretend play, fort building, and art activities (between snow play and doctor visits). I don’t think the girls have both been in school on the same day since before Christmas!
Here’s how we made the heart crowns:
(in case your kiddos would enjoy being the kings and queens of hearts, too!)