Sweet Homemade Valentines

With a few arts-and-crafts essentials (and a handful of treats), your kids can take their classroom valentines to a whole new level.
Feb 22, 2013

Ages

3-10

Your Ultimate V-Day Supply List

  • A variety of colored and patterned paper in different sizes and weights
  • Rolls of decorative tape
  • Stickers
  • Stamps and ink pads
  • Glue sticks
  • Scissors
  • Felt
  • Yarn
  • Hole punchers
  • Glitter
  • Blank boxes
  • Playing cards
  • Blank envelopes
  • Markers

 

Candy, Candy, Candy!

  • Lollipops
  • Tic Tacs
  • Hershey's Kisses
  • Dot candy
  • Small Pixy Sticks
  • Life Savers rolls
  • Any of your kids' favorites!

 

You can find most everything you need at drugstores like CVS/pharmacy and craft stores like Michaels. You can also check specialty sites like Paper-source.com and PaperPresentation.com.

 

NEXT: Get ready to melt! We asked kids to share what love means to them. Click here to watch their responses!

 

Created and photographed by Carolyn Veith Krienke

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