Heart-shaped cookies and crafting... That's what the after-school hour is going to look like around here on Thursday. I love celebrating Valentine's Day with the littles and I especially enjoy keeping them engaged and entertained with fun and festive activities. These adorable DIYs are perfect for February 14. Or, make one beforehand to gift to a friend, teacher, or grandparent.. How sweet it is!

10 Cute Valentine's Day Crafts for Kids

Grab paper, scissor and glue and set aside an afternoon to craft. Sure, candy is terrific, but I also love getting creative and making something with the kiddos. Time is our most precious commodity. In our book, an afternoon of crafting is time well invested.


1. Match Box Love Note

Let's start with one from Momtrends. This sweet little box can be filled with a new love note each year. 


2. Valentine’s Candy Robot via The Craft Patch 


3. Valentine’s Conversation Heart Frame via Masshole Mommy


4. Valentine Unicorn via Crafts on Sea


5. Heart Valenslime via Little Bins Little Hands 


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6. Painted Mason Jar Vases via Sprinkled and Painted


7. Sun-Catcher Valentine’s Day Card via Learning and Exploring Through Play


8. Painted Heart Rocks via Views From a Step Stool


9. DIY Cupid’s Arrow Toss Game via Playground Park Bench


10. Cupids Quiver from Momtrends

Then, put all the arrows in the quiver for your child to take to their class to hand out on his Valentine's Day Card Exchange Day. He gets to be Cupid! How fun!

Now come see our super pretty-in-pink DIY Valentine's Day Spa Party.


  1. 10 Valentine's Day Mailboxes to Craft with Your Kids
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