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Valentine's Craft: Felt Heart Clips

Show off your Valentine cards in style with these cute clips!
 

Learning Benefits

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Creativity

Materials:

• Felt (red, pink, or white)
• Cotton balls
• Glittery foam paper
• Tacky glue and glitter glue
• Clothespins, letter stickers, and paper doilies

Directions:

Cut out two hearts of identical size and shape from the felt. Put a small piece of cotton from a cotton ball in between and glue them together. Allow to dry.

Cut a heart shape — slightly bigger than your heart-shaped pillow — out of the glittery foam paper. Glue the heart-shaped pillow to the foam paper heart and allow to dry.

Decorate the heart using the glitter glue, letter stickers, and doilies.

Glue a doily to a clothespin, and then glue your heart onto the clothespin. Allow to dry.

Plus:
More Valentine's Day Crafts
DIY Classroom Valentines

Photo Credit: Tara Donne

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