Are you looking for super cute and creative Valentine cards for kids? Print out these DIY printable Valentine cards and attach them to a small no-candy gift for the kids. We love free printable Valentine cards from FamilyFun magazine – they make our life as mom so much easier!
Let your child get creative and help make non-candy Valentine treats to hand out to friends. You should be able to find the party favor toys at local craft and party stores. Directions for how to make the Valentine’s Cards are listed below. Get the templates for all of these free printable Valentine card ideas at familyfunmag.com/printables.
Print the template onto 8½-by-11-inch sticker paper (find full sheet sticker paper at office-supply stores and Amazon.com). Have your child trim it out using kids crafting shears. Stick it onto the yo-yo, and you’re good to go!
Print greeting onto card stock; cut out. Trim a piece of sushi grass (find it on Amazon.com) to the width of the card. Insert the greeting, grass, and zoo animal into a cellophane bag; tape it closed.
Print the template onto 8½-by-11-inch sticker paper; cut out. Wrap a box of cards once with washi tape, then stick the greeting onto the box.
Help your child splatter card stock with watercolors; let dry. Print greetings onto the painted card stock and cut out. Punch holes in each, then attach the tags to the mini paint sets (Amazon.com) with string.
JACKS SET Insert scrap cardboard into a small muslin bag. Help your child use a heart-shaped stamp to add a heart to the bag; let dry. Print the greeting; cut out and insert into the bag, along with a jacks set (like these we found at Amazon.com)
CRAYONS & NOTEPADS Place crayons on top of a notepad and wrap with a rubber band. Print the template onto plain paper; cut out. Wrap it around the bundle and tape in place in the back.
SILLY GLASSES Print the greetings onto card stock; cut out. Use double-stick tape to attach the glasses (silly glasses on Amazon.com) onto the card stock, or punch holes for each of the temple pieces, thread them through, and fold closed.