“Bee” Mine Valentine | Easy Construction Paper Craft

Valentine’s Day is such a fun holiday for kids. They love the tradition of giving and receiving Valentine’s Day cards from friends and loved ones, and it can also be a great opportunity to be creative. This fun bumble bee Valentine is easy to create and would be a great card to include with a teacher gift. It’s simple enough for a preschooler to create, but any age can make it their own.

"Bee" Mine Valentine | Easy Construction Paper Craft

Here’s what you need to create this adorable bee craft.

1 sheet yellow construction paper
1 sheet black construction paper
1 sheet red construction paper
1 sheet white construction paper
scissors
black pen
white gel pen
glue stick

"Bee" Mine Valentine | Easy Construction Paper Craft

To begin, stack your black and white construction paper on top of each other and fold in half so that you have four layers of paper. Cut out two sets of hearts, each about half the size of the folded paper. This should give you four hearts of each color (you’ll only need three).

"Bee" Mine Valentine | Easy Construction Paper Craft

"Bee" Mine Valentine | Easy Construction Paper Craft

Using your glue stick, set two sets of the black and yellow hearts offset on top of one another to form the bee’s body. Then, take a yellow heart offset on top of a black heart to form the bee’s face.

"Bee" Mine Valentine | Easy Construction Paper Craft

Next, glue the bee’s face on top of/in front of the bee’s body and then draw a cute bee face on it.

"Bee" Mine Valentine | Easy Construction Paper Craft

Take your red construction paper, fold it in half and cut out two large red hearts to make bee wings.

"Bee" Mine Valentine | Easy Construction Paper Craft

Glue the wings onto the back of the bee with the points facing inward.

"Bee" Mine Valentine | Easy Construction Paper Craft

"Bee" Mine Valentine | Easy Construction Paper Craft

With leftover black and red construction paper, cut out some thin black rectangles and small red hearts to form the bee’s antennas.

"Bee" Mine Valentine | Easy Construction Paper Craft

Glue them together and then glue onto your bee’s head.

"Bee" Mine Valentine | Easy Construction Paper Craft

Glue your whole bee onto a sheet of white construction paper and then use your white gel pen to write a cute message on your bee’s bottom.

"Bee" Mine Valentine | Easy Construction Paper Craft

That’s it! A super adorable Valentine you or your child can gift to anyone you want! So cute and fun!

Check out our Printable Robot Finger Puppet Valentine’s for an even easier kid-friendly Valentine’s Day craft!

Printable Robot Finger Puppet Valentines - Just cut out, color and wear on fingers!

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Katie Reed

Katie Reed

Katie Reed is a 38 year old mom blogger from Salt Lake City, UT. She is married to the man of her dreams and together they have four beautiful boys. Dexter is 9, Daniel is 7, Chester is 5 and Wilder is 2. She writes about living with mental health issues while navigating motherhood. Her blog focuses on tips and tricks for moms, information and parenting news, kid-friendly recipes and crafts. She loves to reflect on the humorous side of parenthood and shares the reality of her life, with a "warts and all" attitude.

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