Holidays are such fun times to share with kids, and they are a great opportunity to spend some time together creating crafts. Today we’re welcoming Maggy from the popular crafting website RedTedArt.com to share some of her top picks for creating Valentine’s Day crafts for toddlers and preschoolers.
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Valentine’s Day is such a sweet holiday. It is one that you can share your love and appreciation for those around you that you care about. Toddlers can do this by being creative with these Valentine Crafts For Toddlers. It is also fun to make a ton of cards and these Valentines Card Designs are so beautiful and so much fun to make. These are all so simple that kids can use their creativity and imagination to make beautiful pieces to help celebrate the loving holiday. These are some of my favorites.
Adorable Valentine’s Day Crafts for Toddlers
Weaving is a fabulous activity on its own because of the fine motor strengthening, but when it creates something as beautiful as these Paper Plate Hearts it is even better. Children as young as toddlers can help with this super fun craft which can be turned into a wonderful decoration or even a simple gift.
Another super fun yarn project is this Yarn Wrapped Heart. It is an inexpensive and easy craft that almost any age can do. This would make a beautiful wall or window decoration for Valentine’s Day.
These bright and colorful Love Bug Puppets are so fun to craft. This is a super fun and easy Valentine’s Day craft for kids to make. It would be perfect as a classroom craft for a Valentine’s Day party or for a fun crafty afternoon at home!
Salt dough is always a fun way to create with kids. It is an easy dough to make as well as to work with. It can help you create beautiful and sentimental pieces like this Valentine’s Day Footprint Keepsake. This would make a sweet gift for parents and grandparents for Valentine’s Day!
Another super sweet keepsake are these Thumbprint Hearts For Valentine’s Day. This would be fun even if you have multiple kids that are crafting with you. They can create and then decorate this beauty for people who they love.
Cards are typically given on Valentine’s Day. They don’t have to be the cheesy, mass produced cards. They can be these adorable Blowing A Kiss card. What grandparent or other family member wouldn’t LOVE this adorable card!
Do you have a LEGO lover in your house? This LEGO Valentine’s Day Card is a fantastic new way to use LEGOs in a crafty, creative way. All it takes is some of your favorite LEGOs and some paint. Kids can stamp the hearts all over a card or picture for their favorite people!
Have you ever painted with puffy paint? It is SO MUCH FUN! It is a sensory activity and a craft all in one. We used puffy paint to create these adorable and creative Heart Garland for Valentine’s Day. It turned out so cute and practically lit up the room with Valentine’s Day spirit!
Bubble Wrap is also another fun to stamp with paint. These Bubble Wrap Printing Cards are so cute and the bubble wrap makes an adorable pattern on the card. These homemade cards will be the hit of the holiday for sure!
Super fun crafts are one of our favorite ways to get ready for holidays. This Handprint Heart Tree is one that can be kept forever. Kids hands will always get bigger but this handprint tree trunk will stay the same forever.
These Kids Crafts for Valentine’s Day are a perfect way to celebrate the special day. Kids can make these crafts for decorations, as gifts for people they love and appreciate or just to have fun Valentine’s Day creative time.