Make your own Valentine’s Day Art

Valentine's Day Mantle

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner and it’s time to decorate! This year, I decided to create some art for the mantle. {You can check out last year’s mantle here.}

 

 

Here’s what I did.

1. I painted a large canvas with a heart and stripes. {Tutorial posted below.}

2. To incorporate my built in shelves, I painted another canvas peacock blue with a cursive love.

3. The X and O were […]

Valentine’s Day Jewelry Creations

Red Polka Dot Earrings

I love weekends, especially when I get to sit down and work on perfecting my jewelry making skills. Since I’m still a beginner, I do a lot of experimenting. The glass tile pendants I use for making Glass Pendant Necklaces were giving me fits, but I finally figured out what I was doing wrong. Yay! Hopefully, I can share some of those with you later on this week.

In the meantime, here are some of […]

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Quilled Heart

Well, I did it again. I entered another craft contest. You guys were fantastic the last time around and voted me all the way to the 1st prize!

This time, I entered my Quilled Heart project at the Art of Crafts 2013 Love Themed Craft Competition.

In order to win a $35 Amazon giftcard, I have to receive the most likes on this pin {and this pin only!} on Pinterest. All repins and “likes” on […]

Quilled Heart for Valentine’s Day

Quilled Heart

Pin it here.

 

I recently came across a beautiful quilled heart design at Lushome while researching Valentine’s Day projects. I know nothing about quilling but really like the look. {I guess a little more research is in order :).}

So here’s my simplified “copy” of the quilled heart I liked so much. It is now hanging in our dining area and I ♥ it!

 

Supplies needed:

11 ½” x 11 ½” stiff […]

Paper Heart Wreath Tutorial for Valentine’s Day

Paper Heart Wreath Tutorial

Pin it here.

 

Here’s a fun project I did with the Bible club girls this past Friday. It’s simple and sweet!

Supplies needed:

8 ½ x 11 red and pink heavy cardstock stapler paper-cutter ribbon

 

1. Cut strips of paper 1″ wide and 8 ½” long using a paper-cutter. You will need 4 pink and 4 red strips.

 

2. Fold each strip in half and cut along the crease.

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Valentine’s Day Church Bulletin Board Display

Valentine's Day Bulletin Board

Well, it was time to update the bulletin board at church so the kids and I worked on it this weekend. Last January I put up a winter theme {check it out here}, but this year I decided to go with a Valentine’s Day theme instead. After all, who doesn’t love love. ♥

 

The title for the board is:

Love God with all your heart.

Pin it here.

 

Instructions:

1. Cover the […]