Easy DIY Watercolor Valentine Cards

Thrifty Thursday:

I love today’s thrifty project because not only does it have to do with watercolor  {ehmm look around we might be biased towards watercolors a tad} but it also takes me back to Elementary school days of arts and crafts. Who doesn’t want to bust out some good old crayola crayons?? Time to make some oh so cute Valentines cards!! This is a great kid project too- kinda a fun magic show when your crayon art appears….watch and see!


  • Watercolor paper
  • Watercolors & Paintbrush
  • White Crayon
  • Pencil
  • Paper cutter or scissors


Got all your supplies?


Cut your paper to create a card, use a paintbrush or pencil to fold the seam nice and crisp


Start with penciling in your heart, now grab a white crayon and write your love note that will magically appear!


Time to fill in the lines-have fun with mixing and blending your colors!


Loving the contrast and subtle hues!!

easy_watercolor_valentines_0009Let dry for 10 to 15 mins and time to write a note to your honey!


Love LOVE love!!

This would really work for any holiday- have fun!!


Sam & Chanda

Photos Credit to: Jessica Helton

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