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Unicorn Valentine Card Craft [Free Template]

Valentine’s Day is coming up quickly! It’s a great time to start getting in the spirit of the day with some crafts!

Today, we’re sharing this unicorn valentine card craft. So if your child loves unicorns – this is the perfect idea for them!

This Valentine craft for kids is a great way to keep the kids entertained and having fun. Or, if you’re a school teacher it can be a great way to ease your students back into school after some time off. 

Once your kids have made these cute cards, they can write a fun message inside and pass it to someone special or leave it blank and put it up as a decoration!

Either way – this is a fun tutorial that they’ll love. 

We’re showing you how to make this cute unicorn card craft step by step so you can easily make it at home.

Read our directions below or watch our quick video tutorial to see exactly how to make this craft with your kids or students.

Homemade Valentine Card For Kids To Make

unicorn card craft image collage with the words unicorn valentine card in the middle

Supplies

  • Cardstock or construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Unicorn template (enter your email in the form at the end of this post to have the link sent to you)

Directions

Download the unicorn template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.

hand holding unicorn card craft template

Fold the unicorn head template page in half along the dashed line, then cut out the head leaving the fold line intact.

Glue the eyes on the front of the card, right around the middle of the head.

hand gluing eyes onto unicorn card craft

Place the nose piece on the bottom of the face, slightly overlapping the bottom of the eyes. Cut off the excess paper that hangs off the face.

hand gluing nose onto unicorn card craft

Assemble the unicorn’s mane by gluing the top, middle, and bottom pieces together. Next, glue the completed mane to the top of the unicorn’s head.

hand gluing paper unicorn hair together
hand gluing mane onto unicorn card craft

Glue the unicorn horn in the middle of the mane.

hand gluing horn onto unicorn card craft

Finish the ears by gluing the inner ears to the outer ears. Take the completed ears and glue them to the back of the card.

**Be sure to place the ears wide enough on the head so that the card is still able to open.

hand gluing inner ears to outer ears of paper unicorn craft
hand gluing ears onto unicorn card craft

Open up the card and write a special message!

two unicorn valentine card crafts

More Valentine’s Day Fun

Don’t stop the crafting here! There are many other ideas we’ve shared for Valentine’s Day that kids will love.

We have quite a few ideas to choose from because we know every child is different and has different interests. We want to make sure every child can get involved and make a craft they enjoy!

unicorn valentine card craft image collage

The benefits of crafting with your children are huge! That’s why we think it’s essential that crafts are a regular part of your child’s life. 

Some of our most popular ideas include this Star Wars Yoda card craft (especially after the new release of The Mandalorian – Star Wars has had a huge peak in popularity).

Another popular craft is this puppy Valentine craft for kids. This is a simple craft that’s so cute. It includes a printable with clear instructions – so it is perfect for younger children. 

If you are in need of some more ways to incorporate Valentine’s Day with kids, be sure to check out these books from your library or grab them from Amazon! They’re super cute and fun for kids!

Love From The Crayons If your kids love any of the Crayon books, they’ll want to read this Valentine version where the crayons explore the bright colors and subtle shades of love.

The Invisible String – This is a sweet story all children will want to hear. It’s about a mother who tells her two children that they’re all connected by an invisible string.

Little Blue Truck’s Valentine – Join Little Blue Truck as he delivers Valentine’s Day cards to all his farm animal friends. As he does, he wonders, will anyone give one to him?

hand holding unicorn valentine card craft

We hope this unicorn craft has inspired you to follow our tutorial and get your kids involved with it!

We can’t wait to see what your children create!

Share With Us

Did you make this craft with your kids or students? We’d love to feature them on our social media!

For a chance to have your child’s craft featured, simply snap a picture of the completed project and post it to our Facebook page, email it to us directly by clicking here, or use #simpleeverydaymom on your social media!

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hand holding unicorn valentine card craft

Unicorn Valentine Card Craft For Kids

Prep Time: 12 minutes
Active Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 22 minutes
Difficulty: Easy

This unicorn Valentine card craft is a fun and easy homemade card that anyone will love to receive!

Materials

  • Cardstock or construction paper
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Unicorn template

Instructions

  1. Download the unicorn template, print, and cut out the pieces you need.
  2. Fold the unicorn head template page in half along the dashed line, then cut out the head leaving the fold line intact.
  3. Glue the eyes on the front of the card, right around the middle of the head.
  4. Place the nose piece on the bottom of the face, slightly overlapping the bottom of the eyes. Cut off the excess paper that hangs off the face.
  5. Assemble the unicorn's mane by gluing the top, middle, and bottom pieces together. Next, glue the completed mane to the top of the unicorn's head.
  6. Glue the unicorn horn in the middle of the mane.
  7. Finish the ears by gluing the inner ears to the outer ears. Take the completed ears and glue them to the back of the card. Be sure to place the ears wide enough on the head so that the card is still able to open.
  8. Open up the card and write a special message!

Free Unicorn Craft Template

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