Paper Roses Valentine’s Day Card

Stop & smell the roses! Learn how to make rolled paper roses, then add them to this buzzworthy homemade Valentine’s Day card.

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  • Crayola Construction Paper
  • Crayola No-Run School Glue
  • Crayola Scissors
  • Crayola Paint Brush
  • Crayola Glitter Glue
  • Crayola Markers
  • Pencil
  • Ribbon

CIY Staff Tips:

  • This card also works for Mother’s Day! Change up the message for mom and give her a homemade greeting.


Step 1

Fold a piece of construction paper in half to make card shape.

Step 2

Cut construction paper to fit front of card, leaving room for border. Paint on glue and attach to front of card.

Step 3

Sketch a spiral on construction paper. Cut out.

Step 4

To create rose shape, slowly and gently coil the paper from inside to outside edge.

Step 5

Add glue to end of coil and secure to card. Repeat steps 3–5 for additional flowers.

Step 6

Add glitter glue flower stems.

Step 7

Tie festive ribbon into bow and glue to stems. Let all glue steps dry 3–4 hours.

Step 8

Add embellishments with construction paper and messages with markers.

Step 9

Give the bee-utiful card to your valentine!

  • Occasion:

    • Valentine's Day,

    • Winter

  • Age:

    • 8+,

    • Tween+,

    • Adult

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