Looking for a fun Valentine’s Day craft to make with your kids? These adorable toilet paper roll gnomes make an adorable Valentine’s Day craft kids can play with or give as gifts.
Simply gather some empty toilet paper roll tubes and construction paper, print off the gnome template and follow the easy instructions below to make these super cute Valentine’s Day gnomes.
How to make Toilet Paper Roll Gnomes for Valentine’s Day
List of Supplies:
- Colored craft papers
- Empty toilet paper roll
- Craft glue
- A pair of scissors
Download and print out the gnome template. Cut out all of the pattern pieces.
Select colored craft papers for the gnomes.
Trace the template patterns for both girl gnome and the boy gnome and cut the pieces out.
Let’s craft the girl gnome first.
Glue the hat cutout along the top edge of the head cutout.
Glue the braid cutouts on both sides of the hat cutout.
Attach a piece of small cardstock or cardboard on the backside of the nose cutout to help lift it up from the gnome’s face.
Glue the nose in the middle of the head.
Select an empty toilet paper roll and cut it down to two inches.
Cover the roll or tube with colored craft paper of your choice.
Glue the collar cutout along the top edge of the paper covered roll and then attach the small heart cutouts below the collar as buttons.
Use a marker to draw the eyes of the girl gnome.
Glue the head onto the toilet paper roll, above the collar.
Now you are ready to create the boy gnome too!