Arts & Crafts

Valentine’s Day Heart Spinner Craft

By: Highlights Editorial
A completed heart spinner craft and pieces of another in progress.
minute activity
Ages 3+
Critical Thinking
Fine Motor Skills
Social Emotional

Easy to make and pretty to watch, this heart spinner is the perfect Valentine's Day decoration! And if you and your child want to continue the fun, find this activity and more in our 101 Hearts Puzzle and Activity Book, the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for kids.

What You'll Need

What to Do

  1. Fold two cardstock sheets (of the same color) in half. 

    A child at a table cutting out heart shapes.
  2. Draw half of a heart on the fold. Cut it out of both sheets.

    Various heart spinner projects on the table.
  3. Repeat with other colors in smaller sizes. Unfold the hearts.

    A child gluing heart shapes to a length of yarn.
  4. Place glue and yarn on one layer of hearts. 

    Kids proudly holding up their heart spinner creations.
  5. Place the other hearts on top.

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By: Highlights Editorial