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Download a Free Valentine Bookmark Printable
Are you a Room Mom looking for an inexpensive party favor for your child’s Valentine’s Day classroom festivities? Are you searching for a Valentine craft at the last minute and need something that is fast and easy to make? Maybe you are someone who is looking for a small Valentine gift to give to a friend or an acquaintance. You don’t really want anything dripping with romantic sentiment, just a gesture of friendship. This paper craft bookmark printable may just be what you are looking for.
This... is one of the easiest and quickest paper crafts ever. All you have to do is download, print and cut. You don't have to go to the store, or even spend much money for that matter!
This paper craft project is a digital bookmark that is inspired by a combination of doodle art and Zentangle. This style of art (Zentangle) is currently quite popular and you can find variations of it all over the internet. It is quite easy to do and everyone can get fabulous results. You don't have to be an artist to make beautiful Zentangle art that you will be proud of.
The Zentangle method was founded by Rick Roberts and Maria Thomas.Not only is Zentangle a drawing technique, but a philosophy and method. This drawing method is supposed to help calm you and bring about stress relief. If you want to know more about this art form visit www.zentangle.com. There are also many books that Rick and Maria and other Zentangle artists have written that teach this method of drawing.
Some interesting Zentangle book titles to investigate are:
One Zentangle a Day: A 6-Week Course in Creative Drawing for Relaxation, Inspiration, and Fun
Zentangle 8: Monograms and Alphabets
Design Originals 478864 Design Originals-Zentangle 4
Zentangle 8: Monograms * Alphabets
Zentangle Untangled: Inspiration and Prompts for Meditative DrawingFrontier Design
Originals 465983 Design Originals-Zentangle Fabric Arts
Design Originals Zentangle Book Series Zen Mandalas 5367Continue to 2 of 2 below.
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Valentine Bookmark Printable: Supplies and Instructions
I am offering two bookmarks that you can download and print out on your home printer. One version of the bookmark has the word “Valentine” in the design, and the other does not, but both are similar.
Give the “Valentine” bookmark away on Valentine’s Day and give the other one as a gift any time of the year. Don’t forget to just keep some for yourself. Reading is one of life’s greatest pleasures, and one can never have too many books or bookmarks for that matter.
- Download the print file... here
- Kraft paper
- Xacto Knife
- Paper hole punch (optional)
- Ribbon (optional)
- Laminator (optional)
- Download the bookmark zip file and extract to your preferred folder.
- Print out the bookmarks of choice onto Kraft paper.
- Cut the bookmarks out using and Xacto knife and a ruler.
- (Optional) The bookmarks will last a long time if you choose to laminate them. This can be done at home on a laminating machine, or you can take the bookmarks to any quick print facility and have them laminated.
- After the bookmarks are laminated, cut them out with a ruler and Xacto knife.
- (Optional) Punch a hole onto the center top area of bookmark.
- Insert ribbon into the top hole and tie into a knot using the above photo as a reference.
So start making some Valentine bookmarks for your sweetie today! You will have fun and the recipients will appreciate your thoughtful gifts.