Valentine

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Fortune Cookie Valentines

Valentine’s Day is approaching – have you made your valentines yet?? Get crafty with your residents and make these super simple Fortune Cookie Valentines.

You Will Need:

  • Felt Fabric or Scrapbook Paper
  • Plain White Paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue Dots
  • Marker

To Begin:

  1. Start by tracing and cutting out a circle from your felt or scrapbook paper.
  2. With your plain white paper, cut out a strip of paper roughly 3 inches x .5 inch.
  3. Write your message on the strip of paper.
  4. Place your note in the middle of the circle you just cut out.
  5. Fold the circle in half without creasing the paper.
  6. Place a glue dot on the outer edge of the circle, grab the corners with your pointer and thumb and pinch together.
  7. Trim off any excess paper from your note.
  8. Make many and give to many!

Happy Valentine’s Day!

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Inkblot Valentines

You Will Need:

  • Construction Paper
  • Paint
  • Glitter Glue
  • Scissors
  • Marker

To Begin:

  1. Start with a sheet of construction paper. Allow residents to choose between red, pink, purple or white.
  2. Fold your sheet of paper in half hamburger-style.
  3. Next, choose your favorite paint colors (choose between pink, red, purple and/or white.)
  4. Open your folded piece of construction paper, squirt your paint randomly throughout the inside. Be sure residents don’t use too much as this can get messy.
  5. Next, fold your paper in half again, press and rub to smear the paint on the inside.
  6. Open your sheet of paper, admire, share what shapes you see and allow time to dry.

7. Once your inkblots are done drying, fold them in half and draw the outline of half a heart on your piece of paper.

8. Cut along the outline you just drew, you should be left with a heart.

9. Flip your heart over on the blank side. Using a marker, write a message to your valentine.

10. Using your glitter glue, decorate and embellish your valentine.

11. Allow time to dry.

12. Give it to your favorite person or hang them all together!

Have you tried this craft? Email your crafts to support@corwindesign.com to have your craft featured on our Facebook Page!

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