Easily make this cute Valentine Paper Craft Suncatcher with a step-by-step tutorial. These Valentines window decorations have three dangling hearts that glow so pretty hanging in the sunlight!
3 sizes of Heart Templates (see my how-to-support-page for making "framed" heart templates)
Sticker Letters (or cut out letters)
Embroidery Thread (optional tassel)
Braids made from embroidery thread (24" and 3-12")
At A Glance:
Trace the following whole hearts onto vellum paper and cut out (use the outside of the "frame template" to trace the whole hearts):
Trace the following heart frames onto decorative paper and cut out:
"Sandwich" the paper pieces together for each heart.
You'll now have three finished hearts ready to string up.
String the top braid to hang the Suncatcher as a Valentine Paper Craft window decoration.
Pull braid through to the back of each hole and tie a large enough knot so it doesn't pull through.
This completes the Suncatcher Valentine paper crafts for your window decorations!
NOTE: Remember that this Suncatcher can be made with different colors and letters for a non-valentine look, making it perfect for just about any occasion.
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!
You may also enjoy making this dangling heart card.
A step-by-step tutorial is provided, complete with photos for making this elegant Papercraft. Everyone loves to receive one of these in the mail! When they open the card, the hearts come tumbling out and dangle below.
It's easy to provide the dangling hearts so your recipient can take them out and hang for Papercraft decorations--they make a good conversation piece, especially in an office.