Valentine's Craft: Heart Garland

Turn your garland into a valentine by writing a message on it, folding it back into an accordion, and popping it into an envelope.
By Karen Brody, MA
Jan 22, 2015

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6-13

Valentine's Craft: Heart Garland
<p><strong>Cupid&#39;s Garland</strong></p> <p>Turn your garland into a valentine by writing a message on it, folding it back into an accordion, and popping it into an envelope. <a href="http://www.scholastic.com/parents/resources/article/parent-child/valentines-craft-cupid's-garland" 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:

  • Red construction paper
  • Paper doilies
  • Red and white felt
  • Tacky glue and glitter glue
  • Glittery heart-shaped stickers

Directions:

Fold a long sheet of construction paper like an accordion and cut out a heart shape with a tab on the fold side. (The tab is where the hearts will connect.)

Cut heart shapes out of the felt and glue them to the doilies.

Glue the doilies to the heart garland and decorate using the glitter glue and stickers. Allow to dry.



Plus:
More Valentine's Day Crafts
DIY Classroom Valentines

Photo Credit: Kate Mathis

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