19 Valentines Day arts and crafts

19 Valentines Day Arts and Crafts for Kids


Looking for some great Valentines Day arts and crafts activities to share with your kids?

Here are some of our favorites!

19 valentines day arts and crafts

19 Valentines Day Arts and Crafts Ideas for Kids

1. Drawing & Painting

19 valentines day arts and crafts - Faux Stained Glass Window Valentines and Heart Mandalas

Faux Stained Glass Valentines with Black Glue :: Learn how to make faux stained glass valentines with black glue. Easily adaptable for any holiday or occasion!

Heart Mandalas :: A Valentine take on the back-and-forth mandala drawings we do around the year. We love the process of creating a joint artwork.

19 valentines day arts and crafts - Heart Melts and Color Mixing Heart Art

Heart Melts :: We’ve combined some of our very favorite art techniques (and subjects) into an art activity that is fun to do, sweet to gift, and gorgeous hanging in the window.

Heart Art :: And A Lesson In Mixing Colors :: Kids of all ages will enjoy this color mixing activity!

19 valentines day arts and crafts - valentines day bunting

A Valentine’s Day Bunting with Painted Heart Doilies :: Liquid watercolors and paper heart doilies combine to make this colorful window display.

19 valentines day arts and crafts - Metallic Valentines and Painting a map of my heart

Metallic Valentines :: Looking to make something a little different this year? Try these metallic art supplies for homemade valentines.

Painting a Map of My Heart :: A sweet drawing activity for kids.

2. Stained Glass & Suncatchers

19 valentines day arts and crafts - Heart Suncatcher with Mosaic Tiles & DIY Heart Crowns

A Heart Suncatcher with Mosaic Tiles on the Light Table :: Use mosaic tiles to create stunning suncatchers for Valentine’s Day.

DIY Stained Glass Heart Crowns for Valentine’s Day :: These stained glass heart crowns are fun to make and even more fun to wear!

19 valentines day arts and crafts - Melted Bead Suncatchers for Valentine's Day

Beautiful Free Form Hearts :: These heart suncatchers would make amazing Valentine’s Day gifts

Spelling L-O-V-E with Melted Bead Suncatchers :: Try writing words for your next melted bead art project!

19 valentines day arts and crafts - Heart Suncatchers with lace & ribbon and Beaded Salt Heart Suncatchers

Heart Suncatchers Made with Lace and Ribbon :: These heart suncatchers are easy to make with contact paper and assorted collage items.

Beaded Salt Dough Heart Ornaments & Suncatchers :: Sparkling heart suncatchers make a great Valentine’s Day gift or decoration.

19 valentines day arts and crafts - Tissue paper heart doilies and glitter rock valentines

Paper Heart Doilies Make Beautiful Valentine’s Day Suncatchers :: Delicate tissue paper suncatchers inspired by papel picado, the Mexican folk art of cut paper designs.

Glitter Rock Valentines :: Rock art and glitter combine in this unstoppable combination. Kids will love it!

3. Printmaking

19 valentines day arts and crafts - DIY Printed Heart Shirts & DIY Heart Gift Bags

Heart Doily Printed T-Shirts Redux :: 3 Years Later :: an updated tutorial of the printed heart doily t-shirt.

DIY Gift Bags for Valentine’s Day :: Another printed heart doily project that is so addictive!

4. Playdough & Sculpture

19 valentines day arts and crafts - Lace Heart Prints in Playdough & Heart Sculptures

Lace Hearts in Playdough :: A great sensory project for kids!

Heart Sculptures :: Heart shaped balloons and plaster of paris = amazing heart sculptures!

Still looking for more Valentines Day Arts and Crafts Projects? Try 10 Valentine Crafts to Make from Kids Process Art and this Valentine Activity (Free Printable!)

And be sure to try these Heart Shaped Cherry Hand Pies … they’re delicious!

30 Valentine Crafts and Activities for Kids

Want even more ideas? Click here for 30 Valentine Crafts and Activities for Kids (with a FREE printable list!).

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  • Reply
    January 24, 2014 at 6:53 pm

    So many hearts to love!

  • Reply
    Ahsan Arshad
    January 25, 2014 at 12:15 pm


  • Reply
    Tina Peterson
    January 25, 2014 at 5:54 pm

    We started the beaded suncatchers yesterday afternoon – our strands were way way to long for a muffin pan….. gonna try our toaster oven pans…

  • Reply
    MaryAnn F. Kohl, art book author
    January 27, 2014 at 7:55 pm

    I love all the ideas, all of them! — and mostly I just love seeing Daphne much like Maia used to be, growing so confident and pretty and creative and strong,,,,,,,and….. wonderful!

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