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Thumbprint Love Bug Cards
The kids will love to stamp up these cute Love Bug cards! They are perfect for Valentine's day to make for loved ones. Even a classroom party craft or for your classmates as a Valentine.Continue to 2 of 8 below.
02 of 08
Supplies Thumbprint Love Bug Cards
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- paper - 2 pieces, one for the front and one for the folded card
- stamping ink - in red and purple
- crayons or markers - felt tip markers in black work great
- glue - I prefer a glue stick
03 of 08
Step 1: Thumbprint Love Bug Cards
With your paper and stamps, press your thumb onto the stamp ink and press it onto the paper.
Make thumbprint marks anywhere you'd like your bugs to be on the paper.Continue to 4 of 8 below.
04 of 08
Step 2: Thumbprint Love Bug Cards
Use a marker or crayon to draw your thumbprints into a bug shape.Continue to 5 of 8 below.
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Step 3: Thumbprint Love Bug Cards
We made our bugs into butterflies! We even gave them faces as well.
In a different color of marker, we also added the words "Love Bugs". You can write anything you'd like for Valentine's Day! Here are a few saying to write on your cards:
- Will you be my Love Bug?
- Happy Valentine's Day Love Bug
- I'm Your Love Bug, Valentine!
- Bugs and Kisses!Continue to 6 of 8 below.
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Step 4: Thumbprint Love Bug Cards
Fold your card paper in half. You'll want to make sure it's slightly larger than the white paper so the pink paper gives the white paper a border.Continue to 7 of 8 below.
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Step 5: Thumbprint Love Bug Cards
With glue, a glue stick preferred, glue your white thumbprint paper onto the folded card.
TIP: You could glue this onto the front or onto the inside of the card.Continue to 8 of 8 below.
08 of 08
Finished Thumbprint Love Bug Cards
Now you're done and it's ready to give to your Valentine!