Crafts are so much fun! Did you know that crafts are useful for preschoolers too? As Colorific puts it, “Craft projects involve a mix of manipulation, identifying shapes and sizes, moulding, drawing, painting, gluing, cutting, creating and making things which all help developing children’s fine motor skills.” Crafts are also a great way to encourage creativity and imagination. These 10 cute and easy Valentine’s Day Crafts for preschoolers are all fun to make. These heart shape crafts are also fun display!
10 Easy Valentine’s Day Craft Ideas For Preschool
For the easy heart crafts, small children can trace a heart cookie cutter if they have trouble free hand drawing a heart. You will need only basic craft supplies (mostly common household items) for these easy Valentine’s day crafts.
For each of these Valentine’s Day Crafts for Preschoolers, I will provide a bit or information and a link back to the blog that provides full craft instructions.
1. Heart Strawberry Craft
This adorable heart strawberry craft doesn’t need any unusual supplies and it is so cute! Your preschooler is sure to love it. It can be used as wall decor or as homemade Valentine cards. Heart Strawberry Craft via Housing A Forest
2. DIY Heart Stamps For Kids
This super easy craft lets preschoolers make their own heart stamp out of an old toilet paper tube. They can use the art stamp to create works of art or homemade Valentine’s Day cards. DIY Heart Stamps For Kids via Family Focus Blog. Kids can use multiple toilet paper rolls for multiple colors of paint. Kids will love this fun idea!
3. Valentine’s Day Mason Jar
This cute Valentine’s Day mason jar craft is easy and involves glue so the kids will have so much fun! You can use the jar as decor to hold dried flowers or use it as a candle holder. Valentine’s Day Mason Jar via The Mom Maven
4. “Bee Mine” Valentine’s Day Craft
This Valentine’s Day Craft for Preschoolers is just adorable. I just love those paper hearts wings! These little love bugs will help young children come to love bees which are so important to pollination in our food supply. So easy but so cute! All you need are few simple supplies too like construction paper, scissors, markers, and a glue stick. “Bee Mine” Valentine’s Day Craft via Crafty Morning (formerly SassyDealz.com)
5. Simple Heart Craft
This cute craft is simple but involves a fun twist of using an eye dropper to paint/decorate. Your little preschoolers will love making these colorful hearts. Simple Heart Craft via No Time For Flash Cards
6. A Handprint Heart
They printed each hand onto the heart. Younger kids will just love dipping their little hands into paint for this fun craft. A Handprint Heart Via B-Inspired Mama
7. Crayon Shaving Hearts
This craft will require you to a tiny bit of ironing but the rest is all fun for the preschoolers to do themselves. Wax melting is a fun learning activity for preschoolers to see how the colors mix and that solids can melt. Crayon Shaving Hearts via Skip To My Lou
8. Pipecleaner Heart Garland
Another fabulous crafting material is employed for this Valentine’s Day Craft Preschoolers will love- pipe cleaners! So easy and adorable your kids will love it. Pipecleaner Heart Garland via Jinxy Kids
9. Window Heart Garland for Valentine’s Day
This garland is so easy and so cute. It makes adorable window decor and you may want to keep it up year round! Window Heart Garland for Valentine’s Day Via Hands On As We Grow
10. Valentine Name Puzzle
This is a great construction paper puzzle craft for older kids to decorate. Then they can practice spelling, cutting, and reassembling. Valentine Name Puzzle via How We Learn
Some Additional Valentine’s Day Crafts Preschoolers Will Enjoy:
Here are some more easy valentine crafts for kids of all ages. They all have step by step photos and tutorials. All of these valentines day themed activities would be fun crafts to do at home or as part of a classroom party. These are simple crafts but the finished product is quite pretty.
Valentine’s Day Door Decoration
Salt Dough Conversation Hearts
I hope you have enjoyed these fun Valentine’s Day Crafts preschoolers will love. Which of these creative ideas do you think you will try with your chid?
Pinned this cute roundup of Valentine’s Day crafts for kids. I especially love the garland and the paint stamp hearts craft. Thanks for sharing!
Occhi di Bimbo says
Great Valentine ideas for preschool aged children! Nice job 🙂