And thought you would find it handy to see all our Heart Crafts for Toddlers & Preschoolers in one place! There are some adorable and super easy ideas for you to have a go today! Perfect for Valentine’s Day or Mother’s Day Crafting.
Adorable Heart Crafts for young children to make
As mentioned previously, many of the heart crafts shared today, make wonderful keepsakes for mum or grandparents. It is a wonderful way to get young children, toddlers and preschoolers, crafting, as well as experiencing the joy of giving!
Wouldn’t Granny love some of these adorable Heart Keepsakes?
Some the heart activities shared today work really well as greeting cards, wall decorations of gifts to cherish and keep!
Collage Hearts – super cute and easy craft for toddlers to make this Valentine’s. A great way to tidy up your “odds and ends” in the craft box too!
Saltdough Footprint Hearts – working with Salt Dough is such a “classic” activity for preschoolers and toddlers. It is versatile, inexpensive to make and fun to work with. These keepsake footprint hearts are a must!
Thumbprint Hearts – similarly – if you want to make the activity a little “smaller” or have more keepsake hearts to make, why not have a go at these Salt dough thumbprint hearts. Just as special and gorgeous!
Saltdough Hearts – a salt dough and cookie cutters! Job done! So very lovely indeed!
Fingerprint Heart Keepsakes – we also love the simplicity of these fingerprint hearts (aren’t they adorable on their mini frames! But would also look nice as a greeting card). And easy technique for toddlers to master!
Torn Paper Hearts – time to strengthen those little fingers with some torn paper heart cards. A great exercise for your fingers, use up paper scraps and make adorable hearts for mum!
Puffy Hearts – kids will adore these homemade puffy paint recipe! Great for making Puffy Heart Cards or Puffy Heart Garlands!
Stuffed Hearts – a super fun process for kids. Get painting and print making and then turn your art in puffy hearts! So cute!
Yarn Wrapped Hearts – gorgeous yarn wrapped hearts – great for fine motor skills and using up odds and ends of yarn.
Paper Plate Heart Sewing Craft – get kids having a go at sewing, with this lovely sewing activity for little ones.
Easy Heart Wreath – more heart fun for toddlers. Practice cutting heart shapes and then make your very own Heart Wreath!
Paper Plate Stained Glass Craft – toddlers nad preschoolers adore making sun catchers! You can practice cutting skills or strengthen finger strength by tearing your tissue paper. So cute!
Paper Plate Shaker Toy – super simple heart shaped shaker toy to make and paint with toddlers and preschoolers! So cute!
Beaded Heart Ornaments are great for fine motor skills and sequencing!
Painted Paper Art Heart Wands – encourages pretend play
Or similarly make woven hearts with kids‘ art “left overs”. Another great fine motor skills and pattern recognition activity!
Hope you liked these simple heart crafts for toddlers. More Valentine’s Day ideas for preschool here: