Washi Tape Heart Craft

This heart craft is such a fun washi tape craft! It’s the perfect craft for kids of all ages: toddlers, preschoolers, and kindergarteners. This heart craft is easy to make and is a great way to use up some washi tape! This heart craft is perfect for at home or in the classroom.

Washi Tape Heart Craft
This heart craft is easy to make, colorful, and fun!

Washi Tape Heart Craft

Washi Tape Crafts are so much fun– probably because Washi tape makes crafting both pretty and easy! And is there anything more mesmerizing to a kid than tape? 

Kids of all ages will enjoy celebrating Valentine’s Day with this gorgeous Washi Tape Heart Craft. 

If your kids are anything like mine, they adore tape. And when I say adore, I mean ADORE! My youngest son is always asking for tape. So when I invited him to come to the craft table to make a Washi Tape Heart Craft, he was there in seconds!

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Related: Check out this DIY heart puppet!

Supplies needed to make these washi tape heart crafts: paper hearts, washi tape, hole punch, and string.
Supplies needed to make these washi tape heart crafts: paper hearts, washi tape, hole punch, and string.

Supplies Needed To Make This Washi Tape Heart Craft

To make this craft you will need:

How To Make This Cute and Colorful Washi Tape Heart Craft

Step 1

After gathering supplies, invite kids to begin placing strips of tape on their hearts. If they have trouble with this step, you could simply pull strips for them and place them on waxed paper.

Start putting your washi tape on your paper hearts. - green, red, blue, and red and white washi tape on heart
Start putting your washi tape on your paper hearts.

Step 2

Excess tape can simply be tucked around the heart or if your child is practicing scissor skills, invite them to cut it off.

Washi Tape Heart Craft - washi tape on paper heart- green yellow- red- pink- blue- and purple tape
Tuck the edges of the washi tape on the back of the heart or cut the edges off.

Step 3

Place the tape in straight lines or zig zag lines.

Washi Tape Heart Craft - put tape on the heart anyway you want
Put the tape on however you want. In lines or in zig zags!

Step 4

Use a single hole punch to create a hole in the corner of the hearts.

Step 5

Then pull a colorful piece of string or yarn through the holes and tie off.

Washi Tape Heart Craft - Punch a hole in the corner of the paper heart and add a string so you can hang your washi tape hearts.
Punch a hole in the corner of the paper heart and add a string so you can hang your washi tape hearts.

Step 6

Hang the hearts in the window, on doors, or on small hooks.

They are a fun, simple, decoration for Valentine’s Day! Or, invite children to write a Valentine’s Day message on the back for a beloved teacher, friend, or grandparent.

Washi Tape Heart Craft - All the steps needed to make this washi tape heart craft.
All the steps needed to make this washi tape heart craft.

Washi Tape Heart Craft

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This washi tape heart craft is beautiful and easy! All you need is paper, scissors, washi tape, hole punch, and string. This heart craft is budget-friendly and perfect for kids of all ages.

Materials

  • washi tape
  • white paper hearts (save time by using precut hearts from the craft store)
  • single hole punch
  • string

Instructions

  1. After gathering supplies, invite kids to begin placing strips of tape on their hearts.
  2. Excess tape can simply be tucked around the heart or if your child is practicing scissor skills, invite them to cut it off.
  3. Place the tape in straight lines or zig zag lines.
  4. Use a single hole punch to create a hole in the corner of the hearts.
  5. Then pull a colorful piece of string or yarn through the holes and tie off.
  6. Hang the hearts in the window, on doors, or on small hooks.

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Which Washi Tape crafts did you try? How did it turn out?

One Comment

  1. This is lovely! Very creative use of washi tapes. Kids, and moms too, will definitely enjoy doing this!

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