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7 to 12, Under 7
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Under $10
1 to 60 minutes
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Make Wildlife-Themed Valentine Cards
Here's a fun, easy way to create homemade paper Valentine cards.
  • Colorful construction paper
  • Glue
  • Marker
  • Scissors
Step 1
Download the Pattern

Download the Valentine Patterns. 

Step 2
Make Cards

Make cards with the pattern or use your wildest imagination to create your own cards. Other possible ideas:

  • Squirrel: "I'm NUTS about you!"
  • Snake: "You're the besssssst!"
  • Rabbit: "Hop to it and be my Valentine!"
  • Wolf: "We'll have a howlin' good time together!"
  • Bear: "I can't BEAR to be without you!"

Craft by Michele Reyzer. Originally appeared in the February 2011 issue of Ranger Rick magazine.

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