Paper Heart Crafts for Valentine’s or Mother’s Day

As you know, we have a brand new book dedicated to fun Paper Crafts for Kids, as well as many Kids Valentine’s Day Crafts and our Heart Crafts 101… well… time to highlight just out favourite Paper Heart Crafts!!!

Red Ted Art's Easy Paper Heart Crafts for Valentine's Day

Paper Heart Crafts

We love paper crafts as most of us, well have PAPER! Paper is surprisingly versatile and there are many great paper heart diys that you can browse and have a go at!

Origami Hearts – these work wonderfully as corner bookmarks too!

How to make 3D Paper Hearts - these are adorable and are a perfect decoration all year round - but especially for Valentine's Day and Christmas. (4)

3 Paper Hearts

Easy Paper Crafts - a gorgeous heart mobile - super cute decoration for Valentine's Day or for a child's bedroom (2)

Gorgeous 3d Paper Heart mobile!

Rainbow Heart Garland

We also like making these “paper strip” hearts. Gorgeous. These would make a great paper heart garland!

3D Paper Fan Hearts

Or learn how to make a Paper Heart Garland here!

3d Paper Hearts Tutorial

These are probably these easiest 3D paper hearts that you can make and would look great all over a wall.

Heart Teabags DIY - Valentines Hot Chocolate

And how fun are these heart teabags filled with hot chocolate! Certainly a bit different.

christmas Tree ornaments

We adore these woven Swedish Heart Baskets – they are great for all seasons and can be made from paper, card or felt.

Recycled Paper Hearts

We also adore recycling! And in an age were eco friendliness and thriftiness becomes increasingly important, it is great to check out some lovely recycled paper heart crafts!

Recycled magazine heart mobile

Another variation on the hearts mobile theme is this upcycled magazine mobile.

Newspaper Heart Garland – we also have a second Newspaper Valentine’s Day Banner here.

Combine a variety of recycled materials to create these fantastic Paper Heart Wands

Paper Heart Art Projects

Combining art with Paper Heart Crafting is also a great idea! The kids will love experimenting and exploring when trying out these paper heart art projects.

Adorable 3D Arty Hearts – with beads and buttons

Process Art Wall Hanging

Rainbow Heart Weaving

Similarly you can use art projects to make more woven hearts!

Paper Heart Cards for Valentine’s

Of course we have an extensive list of Valentine’s Cards to make with kids, as well as a Preschool Valentine’s Card section. So if the following whets your appetite to check those out for even more ideas too!

Paper Heart Snowflakes

Torn Paper Heart Cards

Paper Chain Heart Cards

Heart Explosion Card (easier to make than it looks!)

Paper Heart Printables and Paper Heart Templates

Finally, we can’t resist a free printable or two. They really a great way to get creative but take the “pressure” off getting things exactly right. Here are some super lovely Paper Heart Printables to inspire you!

Printable Heart Bookmark (Print, Colour and Make)

Balancing Hearts Science Activity (includes free printable)


We have two sets of heart colouring pages for you to choose from.

Fabulous Stained Glass Valentines Game

Easy colour by number Printable Heart Game!

Seriously Cute BFF Conversation Heart Buddies

Printable Pop Up Heart Cards

Things made from Paper Hearts

Finally, what can you make FROM a heart? From adorable Heart Shaped Animals to mermaids and funky heart glasses..

Heart Shaped Pig Craft

Heart Shaped Mice Cards

Heart Shaped Mermaid Craft

Heart Shaped Paper Glasses

Heart Love Bug Bookmark Corner

Do visit our Paper Crafts page, and check out the rest of our easy Heart Crafts here:

Easy Paper Heart Crafts for Valentine's Day