DIY Valentine’s Day cards are fun to create. Kids will love getting their hands busy with making something special for their friends and family.
Creating something yourself instead of purchasing cards from the store is so much more meaningful for those giving and receiving the cards. There’s no better way to say I love you than with a handmade card. Some of my favorite Valentine’s over the years have been the ones my kids made with their own two hands. Creating DIY Valentine’s cards is a fun project parents and kids can do together. It’s great way to get creative while spending time as a family. It is an opportunity make something unique while helping kids with fine motor skills and other things.
DIY Valentine’s Day Cards
These Valentine’s Day cards are super easy to make and many of them are crafts which are turned into cards. These are also some great ideas for cards that kids can make for their classmates or teachers!
Fun DIY Valentine's Day Cards
Cute and easy ideas for creating your own Valentine's Day cards.
This is a great Valentine’s Day card that is easy for kids to make and won’t take much time at all. To create the card, you can cut out any shape you’d like from card stock and kids can decorate the card with a googly eye, glue and glitter.
This cute little bear goes well with individual packages of gummy bears and the tutorial provides a free printable for the bear and heart sign so you can put it all together. Kids can use their favorite colored paper to create their bear.
Perfect for giving to friends and family, these Valentine’s Day wreath cards can be decorated and customized with a picture to give to friends and family. If you’re not comfortable with putting your child’s picture on the wreath, you can always use their favorite superhero or character.
This is such a cute an easy craft that kids can put together. The tutorial includes a printable craft template for the llama so can use it to create their Valentine’s Day cards on construction paper or card stock with a personal message.
These Valentine’s Day cards are simple to create. All you need to do is create a document with what you want your card to say, print the document out on any type of paper you want, cut the cards to fit your preferred size and tape or glue some mini magnifying glasses to the printed cards.
Another fun craft for kids, these love bugs are made with construction paper, popsicle sticks and some glued-on eyes. Kids can write their Valentine’s Day message on the construction paper or they can place or tie candy to the love bugs to make them even more special.
Two heart shaped cards are tied together with ribbon to create a fun heart themed pouch. The pouch can then be filled with candy for a unique Valentine’s Day card. If you’re not an expert at cutting hearts or would like to use a template, a heart template is provided with the tutorial.
These cards are super cute, and kids will love creating these squishy heart cards for their friends. Hair gel and glitter inside a sandwich bag is what makes the middle of this heart cute and squishy. Instead of using hair gel, the popular slime can be used instead.
This card may look difficult to make but it’s surprisingly easy and makes a unique Valentine’s Day card. The roses in the middle of the card are created with rolled up craft paper and for those interested, there is a free template available to download to help you create the card.