Friday, 18 January 2013

Valentine heart window decoration

These 'stained glass' heart decorations are really easy to make.

valentine kids craft

I cut out a heart shape and laid it on a square of sticky back plastic (contact paper).

valentines window decoration

The Fairy then filled it with assorted items from our craft cupboard. When she finished I put another square onto the heart (sticky side facing the sequins etc) to make a 'heart sandwich'. I then squished out the bubbles and cut round it.
stained glass heart craft

Tada! Heart shaped decorations. They would be a really fun way to introduce kids to concept of transparent and opaque.
kids heart craft

Language used: heart, sticky, shiny, press

If you like stained glass you might like these stained glass biscuits

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  1. This is so incredibly cute! I am having a Valentine party and this is a great low mess project for the kiddos! Thank you so much for sharing!

    Jennifer @ Sparkle and Splatter

  2. That is lovely. I don't think my craft cupboard has any sticky back plastic.
    Thanks for sharing.

  3. These are fun - also great way to get pom poms to actually stick :)

    Thank you for linking up to Tuesday Tots

  4. These came out so well! What a great project!

  5. They look wonderful. I bet they are EVEN nice in real life. Contact paper crafts are so lovely for kids.

    Thanks for sharing on Kids Get Crafty!


  6. cute idea to decorate your windows for Valentine's Day. Maybe we'll do the sliding glass doors .

  7. These are lovely. We need to get some Valentine's Day decorations up in our house...

  8. So pretty. Just letting you know I featured it on The Sunday Showcase:

  9. These are fantastic, what a great idea.

  10. They are fantastic! So cute. x

  11. Adorable. I am featuring it this week on the weekly kids co-op at Housing A Forest. Thanks for linking up!


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