With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, Wikki Stix is perfect for creating EASY and FUN non-candy Valentine’s Day cards with kids! Make an area for the kids to create and print the free cards below! Invite the kids to create unique Wikki Stix Valentine’s Day cards with crafts that can be enjoyed even after the day has past!
Wikki Stix TMNT Valentine – “Valentine, You have a “pizza” my HEART!
Materials needed: green Wikki Stix (for the turtle and green pepper on the pizza, red (for the turtle mask and pepperoni on the pizza), yellow Wikki Stix (pizza), white/black Wikki Stix (turtle eyes), scissors, and one TMNT Valentine printable (linked here: download the TMNT Valentines.pdf here).
Print the TMNT Valentine from the pdf file linked above to heavy paper and laminate for durability if desired. Invite the kids to create the turtle with any color of mask desired with Wikki Stix.
To create the Wikki Stix basic turtles: Invite the kids to wrap 3 green Wikki Stix around itself to form a tight pinwheel (spiral). Cut smaller pieces of red (or another color that corresponds to the TMNT masks)Wikki Stix to make the mask and then lay the mask pieces across the top of the green turtle spiral (see photo above). The eyes for the turtle are created from small Wikki Stix balls with black centers.
To create the pizza: The kids can make a triangle from one yellow Wikki Stix. Invite the kids to fill-in the basic pizza triangle outline with additional yellow Wikki Stix. In the photo above, small red Wikki Stix spirals (pepperoni) and small green Wikki Stix pieces (green pepper) were used as toppings on the pizza. Kids can design and create any toppings desired for their own pizza crafts.
Wikki Stix Apple Valentines – “Valentine, You’re the APPLE of MY EYE!”
Materials needed: red Wikki Stix (apple), brown Wikki Stix (stem), green Wikki Stix (leaf), scissors, and the printable Apple Valentine printable (linked here – download Apple Valentine pdf file here).
Print the Apple Valentine from the pdf file linked above to heavy paper and laminate for durability if desired.
To create the Wikki Stix apple: Have the kids wrap 3 red Wikki Stix into a tight pinwheel (spiral). Press the top of the pinwheel slightly to form an indentation for the apple stem and leaf.
The stem for the apple is created with small brown Wikki Stix pieces pressed behind the red apple shape. The green leaf is created with ¼ of a Wikki Stix shaped into a leaf and attached to the back of the stem.
The apple Valentines are easy to create and fun for kids to give to family members, friends, or classmates.
Wikki Stix Bee Valentine-“Won’t You BEE My Valentine?”
Materials needed: yellow/black Wikki Stix, red Wikki Stix (heart decoration), scissors, and the BEE Valentine printable (linked here – download the BEE Valentine pdf file here)
Print the Bee Valentine from the pdf file linked above to heavy paper and laminate for durability if desired.
To create the bee craft: the body of the bee is created with 3 yellow Wikki Stix wrapped into a tight pinwheel (spiral). Invite the children to cut 3-4 small black pieces of Wikki Stix to make the bee’s markings. If desired, black antennae and eyes can be created with black Wikki Stix as shown in the photo above.
To make the heart decoration: have the children use ¼ of a red Wikki Stix and shape into a heart to place on top of the bee!
The Valentine bees are adorable Wikki Stix crafts that can be taken apart and re-created again and again!
Wikki Stix Heart Valentine-“Won’t You Be My Valentine?”
Materials needed: red Wikki Stix (heart), white or pink Wikki Stix (arrow), scissors, and the Heart Valentine printable (linked here – download the Heart Valentine pdf file here)
Print the Heart Valentine from the pdf file linked above to heavy paper and laminate for durability if desired.
To create the Wikki Stix heart: invite the children to create a heart outline with one red Wikki Stix. The heart can then be filled in with additional red Wikki Stix (follow along inside of the initial outline). Have the children cut a small piece of white or pink Wikki Stix for the arrow and lay it diagonally across the heart. A small triangle can be placed on one end for the point of the arrow and cut pieces placed on the opposite end of the arrow in a “V” to finish the craft.
Press the heart onto the Valentine printable for a fun card for a special friend!
Wikki Stix Non-Candy Valentine’s cards are a great alternative to candy cards! Which Wikki Stix Valentine will YOUR own kids create?