DIY: Heart Bookmarks for Kids to Make

Heart Bookmarks for Kids

DIY.. Heart Bookmarks that kids can make!  These bookmarks only require a few inexpensive craft supplies and make a great gift when finished.   Kids will enjoy making hearts with their finger or thumbprints and personalizing their bookmarks with markers and wiggle eyes!  This is a great classroom or library craft.   Perfect group craft for Valentine's Day, girl parties, or a fun rainy day craft for school aged children! Use a pre-cut white bookmark insert, ribbon &/or baker's cotton, tiny Read more [...]
Heart Thumbprint Magnets... Perfect for kids to make and give as gifts!

Thumbprint Heart Magnets w/ Bottle Caps

Here is a simple gift for kids to make and give this Valentine's Day, or any day for that matter:)  Using rubber stamp ink, make thumbprint (or fingerprint) hearts by pressing thumb onto ink and then onto a 1" pre-punched circle in the form of a heart.  Add the circle to a Silver Bottle Cap, cover with a Clear Epoxy Sticker to secure, and attach a 1" Adhesive Craft Magnet to the back for a quick and simple craft.  We can't say there is no mess as you do have to get ink on your thumb or fingers Read more [...]
easy heart garland

Heart Garland w/ Chenille Stems

It's the time of year when everywhere you look you see the color red, the word "love", and every shape of a HEART ever created.   That can only mean one thing... It's almost Valentine's Day!  Inspired by all the red, hearts, and love in the air is this post for an Easy Heart Garland.  Whether you consider yourself "crafty" or not, this Heart Garland can be created in no time using only Chenille Stems and Pony Beads!  Not to mention it is super lightweight and easy to hang.  Get your classroom Read more [...]
Magnetic Heart Tree

Magnetic Heart Trees

Here is another inspired twist on our "Hearts can Grow on Trees" post... Magnetic Heart Trees!  As easy as 1, 2, 3... 3 easy steps that is.  First, attach Adhesive Craft Magnets to the backs of hearts and tree trunk shapes.  Simply peel and stick magnets to the foam shapes.  Second, add Buttons to Hearts (this step is optional).  Lastly, attach the Tree Trunk Magnet to any magnetic surface (refrigerator, filing cabinet, magnetic memo board, etc) and add hearts to the tree branches in any order Read more [...]
Adorable Heart Tree w/ Hearts & Buttons as leaves

Hearts that Grow on Trees

We all know that money doesn't grow on trees, however, no one ever said that Hearts couldn't!  If they did, this Heart Tree is sure to prove them wrong...  Each tree branch features Small Foam Heart Shapes and Buttons.  We used Glue Dots to secure the shapes & buttons, which means there is no drying time or messy glue needed.  Add a ceramic magnet (with a Glue Dot as well) to the back and you'll end up with a great Heart Magnet to keep or give away.  However you decide to use these, they Read more [...]
heart shapes with buttons

Lacing Hearts for Valentines

If we had to sum up this Lacing Heart Craft in only a few words it would be "simple, cute, & fun for all ages".  These hearts are perfect for kids to create and there won't even be a mess when they are done!  Gotta love crafts like that...  Great "Make & Take" kids craft (no drying time required).  Add a loop for hanging hearts on a branch in a vase (adorable), attach a thin ceramic magnet to the back and display on a refrigerator, or add to gift bags.  Personalize Lacing Hearts with Read more [...]
red heart made from mini glass gems

Heart Mirror Craft

Valentine's Day will be here before you know it.  Whether you love this holiday or not, we are sure you'll love this Heart Mirror!  It's a perfect Valentine's Day gift for someone you love.  Best of all it's inexpensive to create with a Bent Acrylic Frame, Oval Mirror, and a few Mini Glass Gems.  Great Group Craft too!  Gather a few friends together and enjoy a night of crafting.   It's sure to be as much fun to make as it will be to give away!  Don't you love crafts like this?  We do! Read more [...]