Valentine's Day scrapbooking and crafting focus on scrapbook pages and greeting cards about love and friendship. These articles will help you make love-themed scrapbook pages, mini scrapbooks filled with photos of loved ones, Valentine's Day cards, and much, much more. Also included is a link to an article filled with love themed quotes to give you just the right words for all of your Valentine's Day paper crafts.
This tiny, three inch, accordion folded mini book can be used as a scrapbook or as a Valentine's Day card. Children will love this project and you will love how easy it is to make. With very few scrapbook supplies, you can make a charming mini scrapbook filled with tiny photos and special sentiments to give to friends and family.
Celebrate this Valentine's Day by making an entire scrapbook album themed around love. Using the free pattern included in this article, you can make a heart-shaped chipboard scrapbook with as many pages as you need to include the photos of each of your loved ones. Fill this mini scrapbook with pictures, journaling, memorabilia, and embellishments and then give it as a gift to a loved one or keep it as a treasured memory. This is also a great project to do with children. Print out the pattern for them and then allow them to trace the pattern on cardstock to cut out their own pages for a custom mini scrapbook.
3. Love Quotes
Every Valentine's Day scrapbook page or card is only complete with the perfect sentiment. These quotes about love would be perfect on wedding scrapbook pages, Valentine's Day cards or scrapbook pages, or family scrapbook page layouts. Sometimes the best words for your scrapbook page are someone else's.
I love making my own scrapbook page embellishments. With this step by step article all you need is a computer printer and a small heart punch and you will be able to make an adorable collection of little 3-D scrapbook page embellishments. A collection of these hearts turns any scrapbook page into a Valentine's Day scrapbook page.
Sherri Osborn, the About.com Guide to Family Crafts, has ideas for making your own Valentine's Day cards. You can find ideas for cards that range from the lacey and romantic to the fun and silly in these crafty ideas. Also be sure to check out her section of free Valentine's Day cards to print. The photo shown here is from her free printable ideas page.