Valentine’s day is just around the corner and that means lots of us are looking for fun crafts to do with our kids. Of course, as always, the folks here at Modern Mama have taken the time to put together a list of great crafts you can do with the kids or have the kids do on their own. These easy Valentine’s day crafts for kids are the perfect way to get them in the loving spirit.
DIY Rainbow Paper Wreath from Hello, Wonderful
For something fun and colorful that you can put around your house or decorate our classrooms with this rainbow paper wreath from Hello, Wonderful is a great option. They are fast and easy to do and they look amazing wherever you put them. You can of course adapt them, making them any color you want but the premise is great and easy to pull off even with a large group of kids. They are also great as they don’t require a lot of supplies. All you need is paper, a mini stapler and some ribbon.
Black Glue Valentine’s Day Art Project from I Heart Crafty Things
Finding things for older kids to do can be a little harder during holidays like Valentine’s day but there are great ones out there. This black glue Valentine’s day art project from I Heart Craft Things is ideal for older kids looking to make something a little more beautiful. Showing them how easy black glue art can be and how amazing it looks, it might open up their world to new hobby.
Rainbow Heart Suncatchers from Fireflies and Mudpies
Everyone remembers making suncatchers as a kid. Those were some of the best crafts when I was growing up whether you are doing with wax crayons or with tissue paper. These rainbow heart suncatchers from fireflies and mudpies are a great idea for Valentine’s Day that you will love making with your kids. They make a perfect afternoon activity and decoration for your windows all over your home this Valentine’s Day.
Valentine’s Day Cards: Quilling for Kids from Red Ted Art’s Blog
Quilling is a really cool way to create art and I just love how creative people can become with it. If you want to introduce your kids to quilling this could be the perfect idea for a few of their Valentine’s Day cards this year. This craft with a great intro to quilling for kids from Red Ted Art’s Blog is a perfect way to keep your kids busy!
DIY Recycled Seed Paper Heart Valentines from JaMonkey
Do you have a little green thumb in your family that might want to spread the love in a really creative way this year? These DIY recycled seed paper heart valentines from JaMonkey are a brilliant idea. You can create some of the most memorable valentines in the class and the best part is each kid can grow them and enjoy them all through spring or even forever depending on the seeds you choose!
Have a little fun with these easy Valentine’s day crafts for kids and start creating!