Candy Crowns

By  Pattie Donham Wilkinson  for  iLoveToCreate, a Duncan Enterprises Co.

  • Candy Crowns


  • Heavy-duty construction paper
  • Candy hearts or wrapped Hershey Kisses


  • Acrylic paint: red or gold
  • Tulip 3-D Fashion Paint: Black Slick
  • Aleene's Original Tacky Glue

Basic Supplies

  • scissors, ruler, paintbrush, newspaper (to cover work surface)
  • 1. For crown, measure and cut 4"x22" construction paper strip. Adjust size to fit kid's head.
  • 2. On covered work surface, paint strip red or gold. Let dry.
  • 3. Use scissors to cut points along one length of strip.
  • 4. Glue wrapped or heart candies along top and bottom edges of crown.
  • 5. Use Black Slick to write "Queen of Hearts" or "Valentine King" on center of crown. Let dry.
  • 6. Glue ends of crown together. Let dry.