Valentine Handprint Crafts for Preschoolers (6 Free Printables)

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Valentine’s Day will be here before we know it. Love is in the air, so download our 6 free Valentine handprint crafts for preschoolers below and create some wonderful keepsakes.

This is such a lovely way to get messy with the kids while creating happy memories.

If you love handprint arts I think you will also love our alphabet handprint series. This is such a fun way to learn the alphabet.

Valentines Day handprints

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Valentine Handprint Crafts for Preschoolers

You probably have all of the supplies to make these fun little Valentine handprint crafts for preschoolers.

Supplies needed:

  • cardstock
  • washable paints (these are the ones we use for all of our handprint crafts)
  • paintbrush
  • Wipes!! It helps to have these handy so you don’t make a complete mess of your table!

Directions:

Print out the templates below, they will print out on six full pages. They will print in portrait on 8.5″ x 11″ paper, so make sure to check the printer settings.

You can of course print this on normal printer paper, but with all of our crafts, they always look better on cardstock.

Love Handprint

The first Valentine’s Day handprint is the I Love You template, and it will look like this:

LOVE handprint and footprint template

Grab the supplies above and get creating!

Let the kids decide what color handprints they want to use. We opted for a black handprint and black footprints, but you could choose whatever colors you want.

Use a small paintbrush to add a thin layer of paint to their hands and feet. Make sure you have the wipes handy!!

black handpaint

Cover their hand with paint and place their hand upward on top of the letter O, and then paint both of their feet and add in a v shape over the letter V. Press down all along their hands and feet to make sure the handprints transfer fully.

Pull the child’s hand and feet up carefully making sure you don’t smudge them.

Love handprint

Happy Valentine’s Day Mommy

The second and third Valentine handprint crafts for preschoolers are these Happy Valentine’s Day mommy. No matter how big these hands grow, we will always love you, or I will always love you, and they will look like this:

Happy Valentines Day mommy handprint
Happy Valentines Day mommy handprint

Grab the supplies above and get creating!

Let the kids decide what color handprints they want to use. We opted for red, but if you have 2 children then one could use a different color.

hand and red paint

Use a small paintbrush to add a thin layer of paint to their hands. Make sure you have the wipes handy!!

red handprint

Cover their hand with paint and place their hands on the page. Press down all along their hands to make sure the handprint transfers fully.

Pull the child’s hand up carefully making sure you don’t smudge the handprint.

Happy Valentines Day mommy
Happy Valentines Day mommy

Happy Valentine’s Day to Parents

I just love this Valentine handprint craft for the parents. Happy Valentine’s Day to the best parents in the whole world, and they will look like this:

Valentines Day handprint

Grab the supplies above and get creating!

Let the kids decide what color handprints they want to use. We opted for red, but if you have 2 children then one could use a different color.

hand and red paint

Use a small paintbrush to add a thin layer of paint to their hands. Make sure you have the wipes handy!!

red handprint

Cover their hands with paint and place their hands on the page pointing downwards. Press down all along their hands to make sure the handprint transfers fully.

Pull the child’s hand up carefully making sure you don’t smudge the handprint.

Happy Valentines Day parents

Happy Valentines Day Flower

The next Valentine’s Day handprint is this beautiful flower, and it will look like this:

Valentines Day handprint craft

Grab the supplies above and get creating!

Let the kids decide what color handprints they want to use. We opted for red again.

Use a small paintbrush to add a thin layer of paint to their hands. Make sure you have the wipes handy!!

Cover their hand with paint and place their hand upwards on top of the stem. Press down all along their hand to make sure the handprint transfers fully.

Pull the child’s hand up carefully making sure you don’t smudge the handprint.

Happy Valentines Day handprint

I Love You Footprint

The final Valentine’s Day footprint template is I love you, from the top of my head to the tip of my toes, and it will look like this:

I love you handprint template

Grab the supplies above and get creating!

Let the kids decide what color footprints they want to use. We opted for 2 red footprints. If you have 2 children you could use a different color foot for each child.

Use a small paintbrush to add a thin layer of paint to their feet. Make sure you have the wipes handy!!

Cover their feet with paint and place their feet in the middle of the heart with their feet pointing upwards. Press down all along their feet to make sure the footprint transfers fully.

I love you handprint

Free Valentines Day Handprint Templates

Make sure you choose the correct paper size and click on the shrink to fit button. All of our printables work better when printed on cardstock (this is the one we use and love.)

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Last Updated on 5 September 2022 by homeschoolof1

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