These easy handmade Valentine cards are perfect for kids and beginners! Just grab some cardstock, scrap paper, embellishments and anything else you have on hand!
I received a goodie box with all sorts of deliciousness: card stock, glitter paper, self adhesive ribbon, embellishments and more.
I am a scrapbooker from way back and I knew I wanted to make some easy handmade Valentine cards for some special folks in my life.
Easy Handmade Valentine Cards
For all the cards I made I cut the 12×12 cardstock into an 8 1/2 x 11 sheet which I then cut in half. These cards measure 4 1/4 x 5 1/2 when folded.
After cutting a smaller piece of corrugated paper I then used this adorable pink ribbon and merely cut off one flower and glued with a pop dot.
If you like bling this glitter paper is amazing and doesn’t get glitter everywhere! The xoxo are Thicker stickers.
To the card below I added some ribbon from my stash, along with an embellishment glued to a cardstock square.
This card is patterned paper from my scrap paper stash glued to a white cardstock base with a heart cut by hand and ribbon bow added.
This card has burlap cardstock attached to a white base. Have you ever heard of such a thing? The burlap is amazing! I simply added a border strip and buttons to give it a little dimension.
All the specific details for this project are in this short video below. Enjoy!
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Disclosure: I was provided with product from American Crafts, but my love of all their products comes from me!
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