Make gift certificates from your own hand drawn hearts! These are gift coupons of services to be done for another family member or loved one, given out for special occasions.
If you have not yet done my draw a heart tutorial, you may need to either complete it or review to make this one easier.
Once you get the hang of it, it's easy to make your own gift coupons! Kids love to give them out!
Let's get started . . .
Draw The Heart
Cut Out Heart and Banner
Cut Off The Banner
Cut Out The Heart
Almost finished . . .
Next, I made a decorative heart to add some additional interest.
Draw The Heart on Decorative Paper
I decided to add a decorative heart on top (optional)
Glue The Hearts Together
This is just one way of many to decorate your heart banner.
Write The Gift Message
To make gift certificates out of your heart-banners, write the gift that will be given by a family member to a loved one. Make a few to give as one present.
When you make gift certificates, they are fun to give out for many different occasions (listed below). It's best to give out at least three together as one gift.
Kids especially love to make gift coupons and give them out as presents!
Messages For Making Handmade Gift Certificates . . .
The ideas below work especially well for Valentines Day or an Anniversay . . .
Creating art and crafts builds new neural pathways in your brain and is a great way to keep your noggin healthy. Keep creating for optimal brain health!
Did you see my creating playful hearts tutorial? These whimsical hearts are fun to make!