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Valentine's Craft: Felt Flowers

This super-simple project lets even the smallest kids get involved with V-Day celebrations.

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• Popsicle sticks
• Green craft paint
• E-Z felt (stiff felt) in a variety of colors
• Tacky glue
• Small plant pots and paper grass


Paint the Popsicle sticks green and allow to dry.

Cut heart shapes out of the E-Z felt. Glue them to each other in designs of your choice. Then glue them to the Popsicle sticks. Allow to dry.

Fill each pot with paper grass and arrange a “flower” in each. Place in nursery out of reach of baby.

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Photo Credit: Tara Donne

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