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How to Make Heart Rocks

by Jean Van't Hul
November 15, 2022
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Make simple decoupage heart rocks with fabric for Valentine’s Day. These make a fun and easy gift or decoration!

Updated December 2022

These heart rocks are such a fun Valentine’s Day craft! They are easy to make, and are a great gift for friends, neighbors, or classmates.

We used smooth rocks and fabric hearts, along with some Mod Podge, to create these heart rocks for Valentine’s Day.

This is such a simple and easy decoupage project for kids. And adults are sure to enjoy it as well!

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How to Make Heart Rocks



  1. Prepare rocks

    If your rocks come from outside, scrub them briefly, rinse them, and spread them out on a cookie sheet in a hot oven for a few minutes to dry. *

    *Note: If you gather rocks from a wet area, such as a stream, do NOT put them in the oven as the moisture may make them explode.

  2. Cut fabric

    Do you have any leftover fabric from other sewing or craft projects? This is a great way to use it.  Begin by cutting out small heart shapes from the fabric. You could also use paper if you don’t have any fabric.

  3. Decoupage

    Brush a layer of Mod Podge onto the rock. Then lay the fabric heart on it and brush another thin layer on the top of the fabric. Set aside to dry completely.

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Aren’t these so cute? Heart rocks make fun valentines for kids or a nice decoration around the house.

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Photo by Jean Van’t Hul

Looking for another heart rocks projects to try? These glitter rock valentines are easy and so fun to make!

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Want even more creative ideas?

Check out our Hearts Activities pack!

We think you’re going to LOVE this sweet collection of adorable heart activities! This 32-page printable eBook is full of coloring pages, drawing prompts, games, and more!

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