Share this Story

15 Heart-Themed Kids Crafts for Valentine's Day

Jana Randall is a busy mother, loving wife, and active career woman from Arizona. In her free time, Jana writes to cover topics on home, living, and pets, while also working full time and blogging. As interests, Jana enjoys reading, wr...

Heart-shaped fish & foxes & monsters, oh my!

Have a kid who loves to craft? Skip the store and let them make their own valentines. Because guess what: You probably have most of these craft supplies stocked in your house as it is. From fun animals to foam foxes, these heart-shaped crafts are unique, festive and totally simple.

1. Foam fish craft

Heart-shaped fish & foxes & monsters, oh my!
Image: Glued to My Crafts Blog

These kissy-face fishes are batting their eyelashes at you.

2. Lace hearts

Heart-shaped fish & foxes & monsters, oh my!
Image: Preschool Spot

All you need is a mini needle-free sewing lesson to make these hearts.

More: Non-Mushy DIY Valentines for Kids to Give Their Teachers

3. Heart "people"

Heart-shaped fish & foxes & monsters, oh my!
Image: The Resourceful Mama

This is one fun heart-shaped valentine. Just be careful it doesn't walk off!

4. Valentine kitty

Heart-shaped fish & foxes & monsters, oh my!
Image: Glued to My Crafts Blog

This kitty valentine is easy and purr-dorable.

More: 10 DIY Valentine's Day Decor Ideas to Love Up Your Home

5. Foam heart foxes

Heart-shaped fish & foxes & monsters, oh my!
Image: Darice

Can you even? These foam foxes are beyond cute.

6. Paper plate yarn hearts

Heart-shaped fish & foxes & monsters, oh my!
Image: I Heart Crafty Things

Make use of any leftover yarn with this paper plate craft that looks complex but isn't.

More: DIY Photo Cards for Valentine's Day

7. Heart crown

Heart-shaped fish & foxes & monsters, oh my!
Image: Events to Celebrate

Your kid will feel like Valentine's Day royalty with this crown.

8. Raining hearts

Heart-shaped fish & foxes & monsters, oh my!
Image: I Heart Crafty Things

Who needs cats and dogs when you can make it rain hearts on Valentine's Day?

9. Hole-punch hearts

Heart-shaped fish & foxes & monsters, oh my!
Image: No Time for Flash Cards

All you need are paper, string and some hole punchers for a sweet window hanging that filters light.

10. Terra-cotta lovebug

Heart-shaped fish & foxes & monsters, oh my!
Image: Glued to My Crafts Blog

Make this little lovebug without much more than a terra-cotta pot.

11. Pizza heart

Heart-shaped fish & foxes & monsters, oh my!
Image: Surviving a Teacher's Salary

If there's anything kids love more than crafting, it's pizza — and puns.

12. Owl heart

Heart-shaped fish & foxes & monsters, oh my!
Image: Artsy Momma

Owls are chic these days — as baby shower themes and as valentines.

13. Tree with heart leaves

Heart-shaped fish & foxes & monsters, oh my!
Image: Easy Peasy and Fun

Grow love all month long on this heart tree.

14. Aluminum foil hearts

Heart-shaped fish & foxes & monsters, oh my!
Image: I Heart Crafty Things

A little aluminum foil can turn into a sparkly heart medallion in no time.

15. Monster hearts

Heart-shaped fish & foxes & monsters, oh my!
Image: Glued to My Crafts Blog

Who said monsters were just for Halloween? Decorate your own monster heart with just a few supplies.

Comments
Hot
New in Parenting
Close

And you'll see personalized content just for you whenever you click the My Feed .

SheKnows is making some changes!

b h e a r d !

Welcome to the new SheKnows Community,

where you can share your stories, ideas

and CONNECT with millions of women.

Get Started