Love is in the air, but if you're a parent who's tired of hearing, "I'm bored" from your kids, there's probably a bit of frustration, too.
We've rounded up some of the cutest, pinkest, most heart-covered Valentine's Day craft kits out there for kids of all ages. Whether you're looking for some home school art projects or a creative outlet for your children on a chilly day, there's something for everyone in this lovey-dovey list.
Valentine's Day craft kits for kids
While it’s hard to compete with how cute your little valentine is, the six googly-eyed love bugs in this crafty kit come close to it. Take it from one Target shopper who can’t resist these ridiculously cuddly critters: “They’re ADORABLE. That’s it. I now have an entire shelf devoted to Love Bugs, because I can’t stop buying them.”
These “super cute” monsters deserve some love, too. Various teachers proclaimed these crafts were perfect for their respective elementary school class parties since each of the dozen kits inside are individually packaged and its self-adhesive, peel-and-stick parts resulted in “no mess!”
Valentine, you rock! This clever rock painting kit includes the materials kids need to paint five animal rocks in various Valentine’s Day designs.
Whether they are having a Valentine's Day party at school or simply celebrating at home, your kids will love making these flowerpots. Your heart will melt when they gift you this adorable craft after making them with their siblings or classmates.
With this colorful conversation heart banner kit, kids can make up to five banners to decorate their homes for Valentine’s Day.
Paint, foam shapes, pom poms and more make up this Valentine’s Day kit. Although the box isn’t included, they can get creative and use a shoebox to decorate and store all the cards and treats they get from school.
Lego's new 254-piece heart ornament kit may have only recently hit shelves, but it's already gained wild popularity across social media platforms like TikTok and Twitter. We're sure your child (recommended for ages 9 and up) will be delighted creating and customizing this adorable piece of decor for Mom or Dad.
There are 25 different stamp designs in this colorful set, meaning kids can keep a set for their own Valentine’s Day crafting needs and gift some to friends.
A great developmental activity for kids over the age of four, his crafty magnet kit gives kids four different wooden heart-shaped magnets to paint and decorate with gem stickers and glitter glue.
This pop-up card making kit from KiwiCo comes with pop-up shapes, blank cards, stick-on jewels and wiggle eyes so kids can create unique valentines that are perfect for their friends. “I liked that the kit was just simple enough that the kids could make cards without me feeling like I have to micromanage,” one verified shopper mentioned.
Older kids a little more advanced in the arts and crafts department will probably love stringing together this heart-shaped lantern. It also comes with LED light strings if they'd like to add an illuminescent touch to their new favorite piece of decor.
It'll be a touchdown this Valentine's Day when you gift your children these sporty mini footballs. The kids will love spending the afternoon coloring and once finished, playing with them outside in the backyard.
Let them be as creative as they can be with this easy-to-use craft kit. Perfect for kids ages 7 and up, all they need to do is put two puffy stickers together to make a charm, and they’re free to add it to shoes, bracelets, pencils and more.
Snuggles on the couch feel a little bit better when they're done underneath a handcrafted blanket. This Melissa & Doug project for almost anyone to master and results in a colorful throw spanning 3.5' x 5'.
If they don’t like making traditional Valentine’s Day crafts, opt for this fun tie-dye kit. It has three shades of red and one pink dye to create a Valentine’s-themed shirt, plus eight other colors they can add into the mix. There’s also four cotton white shirts included so you don’t have to buy your own.
Heart-shaped boxes of chocolate are nice, but it's hard to beat homemade heart-shaped linzer tarts. This kit comes with nearly everything you need to make the perfect cookie, from Bonne Maman raspberry preserves to confectioners sugar for dusting. All you'll need are eggs and butter to get the rest of the job done!
Putting together these adorable lovebirds is the perfect Valentine's Day activity for children 8 years old and up. With 298 pieces, this sweet Lego set will be a fun challenge for you and your kiddos to complete together as a family.
"I gave this Lego set to my granddaughter for her 11th birthday. She absolutely loved it and immediately put it together. They are the cutest lovebirds and a nice change from the usual Lego sets," said one verified five-star reviewer.
Handmade jewelry is the perfect craft no matter what holiday it is. This Etsy's Pick kit has all the materials they need to make the perfect Valentine's Day bracelet for friends and family.
Your kiddos will love decorating these delicious cookies with their friends or family on Valentine's Day. This cut-out kit includes 24 unfrosted cookies, two tubs of frosting, a canister of sprinkles and a pack of writing icing tubes.
Sculpd's pottery kit has everything they need to sculpt and create their own masterpiece. Donning a near-perfect average from hundreds of shoppers, this kit is meant for two, so you can join your little one and help them paint and seal their own pots, vases, candle holders and more.