Valentine's Craft: DIY Photo Stamps

Add a spot of cheer to your letters with a stamp featuring your child&s smiling face.
By Karen Brody, MA
Jan 22, 2015

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<p><strong>Photo Stamps</strong></p> <p>Add a spot of cheer to your letters with a stamp featuring your child&rsquo;s smiling face.&nbsp;<a href="http://www.scholastic.com/parents/resources/article/parent-child/valentines-craft-diy-photo-stamps" target="_blank">Find full instructions here.</a></p> <p><strong>PLUS:</strong><br /> <a href="http://www.scholastic.com/parents/resources/slideshow/parent-child/easy-diy-classroom-valentines-kids?eml=PCM/intraapp/20150128/PlusLink/DIYValentines" target="_blank">DIY Classroom Valentines</a><br /> <a href="http://www.scholastic.com/parents/resources/article/parent-child/valentines-day-recipes?eml=PCM/intraapp/20150128/PlusLink/VDayRecipes" target="_blank">Valentine&#39;s Day Recipes</a></p>

Jan 22, 2015

Materials:

  • Construction paper
  • Markers
  • Digital camera
  • Computer

Directions:

Cut a large heart shape out of the construction paper and write a message, such as “I love you,” on it. Ask your child to hold the heart while you snap her photo.

Upload the photo to your computer. Then visit stamps.com where you can create your own custom postage stamps.



Plus:
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DIY Classroom Valentines

Photo Credit: Kate Mathis

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