Valentine’s Day Crafts & Ideas for Kids

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Valentine’s is around the corner and there’s so many fun stuff you can do with your little ones can do to celebrate all things love and friendship! Here’s my favorite picks some Valentine’s Day Crafts & Ideas for Kids. Hope you find something fun and easy to do with your little ones!


Valentine’s Day Crafts & Ideas for Kids

Showing friends, family and loved ones you care doesn’t have to be impossible with all the fun ideas below. Some are a little more elaborate and some well easy to make. However, the end product is a fun Valentine’s day . Craft for your kids to give out. Check out this fun assortment below as well as some fun decorating ideas as well!


These are fun and easy crafts with no talent required (perfect for me!) You can order the printable here or make them yourself.


Here’s something so fun and easy your kids can help you make!


Looking for a fun way to show your kids friendship? What’s cuter than this?

What is more fantastic than chocolate? Double chocolate!


Make it a personalized treat



This love hound will have your little one howling with fun!



This easy rice crispy treat will make your taste buds dance for joy!



You can grab this fun picture here. Use glow sticks and pencils for a non-candy treat.

space valentine 5

This fun craft can be found here.


You can grab this one here or make your own!

I simply love this one from Artsy Mama


Bee Someone’s valentine with these cute bugs ๐Ÿ™‚


Big Hero 6 Comes out on DVD soon so show your little one some Big Hero love from One Creative Mommy !


Here’s a fun idea using M&M’s and I’m sure you can use tick tacs as well ๐Ÿ™‚

Wash it all down with delicious White Chocolate Fudge Bites!

Some more Valentine’s Day Crafts & Ideas for kids

Looking for some fun classroom card ideas? Check out these fun cards. It will cost you less than $5 to make a whole class set.

Aren’t they adorable? 

Head over here to check out these free printable Valentine’s Day Cards

Want to get fancy? Check out how easy it is to make these heart suncatchers.



Finally, Check out these sweet Valentine’s day Ladybugs made from cupcake wrapper!


Aren’t they adorable?You can grab the Cupcake Liner Ladybugs tutorial here. 

With so many fun ideas the sky’s the limit to what you can easily create with your little one ๐Ÿ™‚

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Valentine's Day Crafts & Ideas for kids

Looking for more Valentine’s Day ideas? Head over here to check out some more Valentine’s Day sweets! 

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  • Reply 20 Last Minute Valentine's Day ideas - ConservaMom

    […] for more Valentine’s day fun? Check out these Valentine’s day Crafts and ideas to help make this day lovely and fun for […]

    January 23, 2019 at 10:32 am
  • Reply Jenny hudson

    Love these ideas

    September 7, 2016 at 10:04 am
  • Reply Sandra Watts

    I think the idea of using M&Mโ€™s and Tic Tac’s for bingo is really cute.

    June 22, 2016 at 5:36 pm
  • Reply Anel

    I really like the shovel idea! I also like the rice crispy treats idea!

    January 21, 2016 at 5:27 pm
  • Reply lisa

    Those are cute ideas for the kids to make. I think all kids should get a valentine.

    September 15, 2015 at 11:35 am
  • Reply Laurie P

    These are all kinds of awesome! Love those shovels….

    February 9, 2015 at 10:48 am
  • Reply Melissa C

    I wish I had these when I was teaching! I’ll have to wait a few years before my daughter is old enough to enjoy them ๐Ÿ™

    February 2, 2015 at 1:00 pm
  • Reply Amy P

    Ha! I love the Star Wars one!

    February 2, 2015 at 12:55 pm
  • Reply Beckie

    Cute ideas! My little one is just getting to an age that he wants to do art projects. Making valentines gifts for the grandparents will be fun!

    February 2, 2015 at 11:47 am
  • Reply ellen schull

    I love the mice to know you craft. I will make them for my husbands class.

    February 1, 2015 at 11:17 pm
  • Reply Jenny Sherrill

    Great Ideas! Thank you for sharing!

    February 1, 2015 at 7:48 pm
  • Reply denise low

    These are really cute. My grandkids come over alot. So I will plan on making some of these with the kids.

    February 1, 2015 at 4:46 pm
  • Reply Kristin Burkholder

    These are great ideas…I like the photo and holding out the lollipop! Can’t wait until my guy is old enough to craft!

    February 1, 2015 at 8:02 am
  • Reply Kasie Tillman

    Oooo I like these ideas! We needed non candy ideas for my daughter to bring to school! Thank you! ๐Ÿ™‚

    February 1, 2015 at 1:54 am
  • Reply Theresa Hover

    Valentine’s seem more complicated than when I was a child, and we generally received store bought character valentines. These valentines are so cute!

    January 31, 2015 at 6:11 pm
  • Reply Hannah Avery

    I Think we will make some sort of Valentines cards to send to GRandparents! That wreath is adorable! I want to make a wreath out of colored tissue around a heart shaped wreath I already have. WE’ll see!

    January 31, 2015 at 5:33 pm
  • Reply Sarah L

    May the force be with you, too. Glow sticks would be fun.

    January 31, 2015 at 4:03 pm
  • Reply Nicole Bertrand

    Love the shovel idea!

    January 31, 2015 at 3:28 pm
  • Reply Lauren Simms

    That fudge looks so yummy and I have to agree that my kids would love seeing all the hearts make a puppy! Lots of ideas to read through and brain storm what we want this year, thanks!

    January 31, 2015 at 3:09 pm
  • Reply Colleen Maurina

    Thanks for sharing all these great Valentine ideas especially the unique ideas for kids to exchange fun Valentines!

    January 31, 2015 at 1:06 pm
  • Reply Lisa Harrison

    Cute ideas! My son loved the star wars one!

    January 31, 2015 at 12:19 pm
  • Reply Rikka Korte

    I Love that wreath. I am going to have to try that. I am sure my kids would love the star wars pixi sticks ๐Ÿ™‚

    January 31, 2015 at 11:32 am
  • Reply Maggie M.

    Cute ideas! I should try some!

    January 31, 2015 at 10:51 am
  • Reply Gina Laub

    These are all so cute!

    January 31, 2015 at 10:34 am
  • Reply Heather Ann

    Cute ideas. I may snag one or two for my preschooler’s class valentines. Love the ones that you can actually use to play with during or after enjoying the treat

    January 31, 2015 at 10:26 am
  • Reply Morgan E.

    Cute Ideas! Love the star wars one!

    January 31, 2015 at 10:20 am
  • Reply Judith

    I don’t know if we will do craft for Valentine’s Day, but we will certainly cook some treats.

    January 31, 2015 at 10:19 am
  • Reply Carrie Barron

    A lady at my church made several deco mesh wreaths for Valentine’s Day and sold them to support scholarships for women to attend our annual women’s retreat. The wreaths are very popular around here.

    January 31, 2015 at 10:19 am
  • Reply Lynley Wilkes

    Love all the ideas! I did one last year with gumballs in a heart an it said you blow up my heart! ๐Ÿ™‚

    January 31, 2015 at 10:11 am
  • Reply Kristen Varner

    Lots of fun ideas! I like the candle holders! And the little mouse.

    January 31, 2015 at 9:47 am
  • Reply Sherry Compton

    Love these. The play on words are great and fun! Very up to date to with the Big Hero 6.

    January 31, 2015 at 4:39 am
  • Reply Denise Beeman

    i miss the days of making valentines and valentine boxes. My lo is only a newborn but maybe I can use the ideas for my husbands card.

    January 31, 2015 at 3:38 am
  • Reply Mara Kunkel

    The puppy one is super cute. I bet my boys would love to make that and the rice crispies!!! Maybe I just want them to make rice crispies so I have a yummy snack lol.

    January 31, 2015 at 1:42 am
  • Reply Dianne Mumpower

    These are some adorable ideas! And what I really love is that you don’t have to have school aged children to use some of these ideas!!! Thanks for sharing!

    January 31, 2015 at 1:04 am
  • Reply Linda Buzard-Moffitt

    I really Love Valentines Crafts and I get double fun out of anything V-Day because that is also My Daughters Birthday Great Picks Thanks for posting

    January 31, 2015 at 12:22 am
  • Reply nancy munson

    love the little mouse craft

    January 31, 2015 at 12:07 am
  • Reply jodi Armstrong

    I like the “I dig you” idea.

    January 30, 2015 at 11:53 pm
  • Reply J. Metcalfe

    These are so cute! Love the Star Wars one!

    January 30, 2015 at 11:31 pm
  • Reply Miriam Matheny

    The tic tac toe is adorable! Are you planning on sharing any candy free valentines for the kids to hand out?

    January 30, 2015 at 11:21 pm
  • Reply Candace

    Love these ideas super cute

    January 30, 2015 at 11:18 pm
  • Reply Candace

    Super cute

    January 30, 2015 at 11:17 pm
  • Reply Jessica M

    I love these, especially the star wars one & the shovels.

    January 30, 2015 at 11:05 pm
  • Reply michele garson

    Such cute ideas

    January 30, 2015 at 10:54 pm
  • Reply April B

    What cute ideas! For little little one’s friends you can buy the puree food pouches and make them their ” Main Squeeze!”

    January 30, 2015 at 10:50 pm
  • Reply jacquelyn Matties

    What great ideas for crafts. I love the glitter candle holders.

    January 30, 2015 at 10:45 pm
  • Reply Anne Marie Carter

    I love the Glitter Candle Holders!
    I have liked your post and you on Facebook.

    January 30, 2015 at 10:43 pm
  • Reply Brittany S C

    Those are so cute! Love the little kisses mice.

    January 30, 2015 at 10:31 pm
  • Reply Beth R

    What a great list! I love the bee’s to cute

    January 30, 2015 at 10:16 pm
  • Reply Carol Trautwein

    Your ideas are so amazing. I’m always looking for new ideas at Valentine that are easy to do. Some grandchildren, I have 14, are going to be surprise that grandma know how to use scissors too! ๐Ÿ™‚

    January 30, 2015 at 10:10 pm
  • Reply Carolyn miller

    These are cute!! Gotta do these for the girls, thanks!! Also thanks for the chance at a giveaway!!

    January 30, 2015 at 10:06 pm
  • Reply tove maren

    I REALLY REALLY want to win – and I cannot believe how creative you are! I want to be your student!

    January 30, 2015 at 9:58 pm
  • Reply Laurie A

    I love the Star Wars and tic tac toe ones!

    January 30, 2015 at 9:56 pm
  • Reply Kaitlin K

    So many cute ideas!! I love doing arts and crafts with kids they are so creative and such individuals!!

    January 30, 2015 at 9:51 pm
  • Reply Courtney South

    Oh wow!! So many cute ideas for vday!! I wonder what to do for vday because I am pregnant so of course it will be different this year.. I especially love the star wars idea my hubby is a huge star wars fan!! I may do that. The wreath is also very beautiful and the candle holders so cute!!

    January 30, 2015 at 9:28 pm
  • Reply Alayne Langford

    I love love love all the crafts!! How do you make your own labels?? I need to make some for a Baby Shower that has a valentine colour scheme!! Thanks for a great post ๐Ÿ™‚

    January 30, 2015 at 9:14 pm
  • Reply jessica long

    the picture card is awesome!

    January 30, 2015 at 9:12 pm
  • Reply Sarah Stewart

    Very cute ideas! Thank you for sharing!

    January 30, 2015 at 9:09 pm
  • Reply Enrique Herrera

    Always fun, letting the kids be involved in the fun! ๐Ÿ™‚

    January 30, 2015 at 9:08 pm
  • Reply Ashley Morel

    Great ideas. Mice to know you was my favorite!

    January 30, 2015 at 8:59 pm
  • Reply Jeanine

    I love the cute Valentine ideas. We enjoy making things from hand as well!

    January 30, 2015 at 8:47 pm
  • Reply Joellen G

    I love the wreath – can’t wait to try some of these crafts when my daughter gets older!

    January 30, 2015 at 8:37 pm
  • Reply Jolaine Chiasson

    can’t wait for my twins to be holder to do all those kratfting ideas

    January 30, 2015 at 8:35 pm
  • Reply Trisha W

    What a great compilation of ideas.

    January 30, 2015 at 8:34 pm
  • Reply Christina Gonzalez

    nice ideas to celebrate Valentine’s Day with the kiddos.

    January 30, 2015 at 8:23 pm
  • Reply Jaime S

    Love the Hound of Hearts!

    January 30, 2015 at 7:54 pm
  • Reply linda

    cute ideas.

    January 30, 2015 at 7:37 pm
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    January 30, 2015 at 7:04 pm
  • Reply Kristin D

    Cute ideas. I work at a chocolate & candy shop, so we’ve come up with some other little valentines too (ie a bag full of gummi worms that says “Valentine, I’m hooked on you”). But now I want to make Rice Krispie Treats just because (pregnancy craving?)

    January 30, 2015 at 7:00 pm
  • Reply Lisa H.

    Cute ideas…but gotta admit I am probably not up to making any of them!

    January 30, 2015 at 6:54 pm
  • Reply Jessica Clarke

    such cute ideas! I’ll definitely have to do the wreath!

    January 30, 2015 at 6:49 pm
  • Reply Gladys Aguilar

    I love the candle holders for any occasion not just for Valentine’s

    January 30, 2015 at 6:45 pm
  • Reply Rachel B

    What cool ideas! I cant wait until my LO is old enough to do crafts like these together!

    January 30, 2015 at 6:37 pm
  • Reply Nikki L D

    I love the shovels, they are so cute. Last year we tried the valentine where I took a picture of my daughter with one arm out like she was holding something. Then we ordered prints, cut holes by her hand, and stuck lollipops in. They were super cute!

    January 30, 2015 at 6:21 pm
  • Reply Allyson Bossie

    I am totally digging those Star Wars Valentines. The Pixie Sticks make great light sabers!

    January 30, 2015 at 6:12 pm
  • Reply Genevieve Estadt

    Excellent ideas!

    January 30, 2015 at 6:11 pm
  • Reply Sarah Powell

    Cute craft ideas for my 6 yr old

    January 30, 2015 at 6:08 pm
  • Reply Lisa Aliperti

    Where were these ideas when my girls were young? Very cute.

    January 30, 2015 at 6:00 pm
  • Reply Bianca Munoz

    These are all so simple yet super cute! The kisses mice is adorable!

    January 30, 2015 at 5:44 pm
  • Reply Elizabeth R

    We might have to try making the candle holders. My son is obsessed with anything that sparkles at the moment.

    January 30, 2015 at 5:41 pm
  • Reply Natalie

    These are great ideas for Valentines Day. I cannot believe it is almost February.

    January 30, 2015 at 5:38 pm
  • Reply Petra Sartor

    So many great ideas; I really love the wreath, would love to try making that.:)

    January 30, 2015 at 5:32 pm
  • Reply Marya Mann

    Thx for the great ideas!!

    January 30, 2015 at 5:28 pm
  • Reply Patience M.

    Hm, might have to make some of those “i dig you” ones with my son for his class! He would get a kick out of them! thanks for the ideas, all super cute ๐Ÿ™‚

    January 30, 2015 at 5:26 pm
  • Reply Kate O'Brien

    The Love Hound is so cute! Might try that with my daughter.

    January 30, 2015 at 5:22 pm
  • Reply Jeanie Payne

    Cute ideas.

    January 30, 2015 at 5:14 pm
  • Reply alejandra teran

    all very cute ideas!! thanks!

    January 30, 2015 at 5:12 pm
  • Reply Grandma Pam

    Great Valentine craft ideas!

    January 30, 2015 at 5:04 pm
  • Reply Shannon

    What a fun bunch of crafts. Thank you for sharing.

    January 30, 2015 at 5:03 pm
  • Reply Ali

    Such cute ideas! We will be doing valentines for the first time this year with our daughter.

    January 30, 2015 at 5:00 pm
  • Reply ash

    We’re doing storebought cards for my oldest’s friends for the first time this year…but it’s also the first time he’s had to give away over 60 of them and that we’ve had two toddlers in the home as well (foster care). I really wanted to do something special for my kids, and these are great ideas! Oldest will really live the Big Hero 6 tic tacs.

    January 30, 2015 at 4:56 pm
  • Reply Elizabeth

    Love it!

    January 30, 2015 at 4:49 pm
  • Reply Tran Steel

    Hmm, I really like the idea of the photo as the Valentine candy holder. Makes me want to brainstorm similar uses of photo and prop for birthday gift card holders etc.

    January 30, 2015 at 4:47 pm
  • Reply Brittany P.

    These are adorable! I especially like the “mice to know you” one. But if I try to do that one with my son I’m afraid he would eat all of the Hersheys kisses!

    January 30, 2015 at 4:45 pm
  • Reply Jenn-Paul Henderson

    the shovels are adorable!!! so cute

    January 30, 2015 at 4:43 pm
  • Reply Rosanne Clark

    awesome ideas – I especially like the photo with the sucker

    January 30, 2015 at 4:31 pm
  • Reply Joanne Gregory

    These are great ideas! And so darn cute!

    January 30, 2015 at 4:31 pm
  • Reply mariko lafontaine

    Good ideas! I’ll keep them for when my daughter will be older!

    January 30, 2015 at 4:30 pm
  • Reply Viktoria Emily

    Omg these are so freaking cute ! I’m going to have to make one of these !

    January 30, 2015 at 4:27 pm
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    January 30, 2015 at 4:21 pm
  • Reply Heather Mulcahey

    Omg there are so many cute things I can do with my littles!!

    January 30, 2015 at 4:10 pm
  • Reply Kat Davis

    Cute ideas! This is the first year i need to do this with my kiddo.

    January 30, 2015 at 4:10 pm
  • Reply Sandy Weinstein

    love the dog card, so cute.

    January 30, 2015 at 4:03 pm
  • Reply Rachel H

    I love the Mice to know you one!!

    January 30, 2015 at 4:03 pm
  • Reply Amanda W

    i can’t wait to do Valentine’s Day crafts with my girls for them to share with friends. I LoVe the rice crispy treat hearts!

    January 30, 2015 at 4:02 pm
  • Reply sandier

    I absolutely love the mice! Wow so many incredibly cute ideas! I am going to have my boys check them out and decide what to do!

    January 30, 2015 at 4:02 pm
  • Reply Carey Hurst

    Always lived making my Valentines when I was little. So many cute things. Made my oldests when he was little and can’t wait to do the same with my youngest. Thanks for putting all the cute ideas floating around in one spot.

    January 30, 2015 at 4:02 pm
  • Reply Huyana

    These are all so cute ๐Ÿ™‚

    January 30, 2015 at 3:58 pm
  • Reply Brittney Lopanec

    I absolutely love these ideas!! Definitely going to try a few!

    January 30, 2015 at 3:57 pm
  • Reply Kristi Mercer

    These are so cute and look like a lot of fun to make!

    January 30, 2015 at 3:52 pm
  • Reply Lisa Weeks

    I love the I dig you shovels such a cute idea I can’t wait till my lo is in elem school these will be so much fun!

    January 30, 2015 at 3:52 pm
  • Reply kelly

    we will be makin the rice krispy treats!!

    January 30, 2015 at 3:49 pm
  • Reply Kally F

    I bet my little one would enjoy gluing together the “love hound”

    January 30, 2015 at 3:47 pm
  • Reply Pam H.

    This is a great list of Valentine’s Day ideas. My favorites are the mouse Valentine, the dog Valentine, the wreath, and the “I Dig You” treat bag.

    January 30, 2015 at 3:43 pm
  • Reply Melissa K

    Cute and simple ideas! I love that little Hershey’s Kiss mouse!

    January 30, 2015 at 3:43 pm
  • Reply Jamie Hammel

    so many cute ideas!!

    January 30, 2015 at 3:41 pm
  • Reply Heather R

    I have a soft spot for puns, so I enjoy the “mice to meet you” valentine. Lots of great ideas !

    January 30, 2015 at 3:41 pm
  • Reply Clora

    great ideas, Love the big hero 6 idea.

    January 30, 2015 at 3:41 pm
  • Reply danielle august

    my daughter is 17 and I will still do some of these for her!

    January 30, 2015 at 3:41 pm
  • Reply Veronica Bohah

    my mom always came to school and did crafts with us for valentines day

    January 30, 2015 at 3:37 pm
  • Reply Rebecka Pauline

    those are some awesome ideals last year i did ones with gold fish it was super cute

    January 30, 2015 at 3:36 pm
  • Reply Julie Mauricio

    Love the “I dig you” Valentines goodie!!! thanks for sharing this!!!

    January 30, 2015 at 3:36 pm
  • Reply Kat Kerley

    Cute ideas!

    January 30, 2015 at 3:35 pm
    • Reply Deborah D

      so cute!

      January 31, 2015 at 12:26 pm
  • Reply Bridget Merker

    These look like so much fun to make.

    January 30, 2015 at 3:33 pm
  • Reply barnolds barnes

    I bet my son would really like making the dog craft and seeing how all the hearts come together to make something different he recognizes.

    January 30, 2015 at 10:29 am
    • Reply ConservaMom

      That’s the best part is getting recognizable shapes and making it into a fun one ๐Ÿ™‚

      January 30, 2015 at 12:06 pm

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