Valentine Photo Block

By  Lisa Dorsey 

size: 3"x9"

  • Valentine Photo Block


  • Michaels ArtMinds Photo Block
  • Papers: Jillibean Soup Pasta Fagioli Collection Clove Fresh Garlic, Echo Park Paper Co. Yours Truly Collection Adore
  • Echo Park Paper Co. Yours Truly Collection Stickers: Element, Alpha
  • Hot pink rhinestones
  • JoAnn Valentine Glitter Branch
  • Family photos


  • File or sanding block
  • Plaid FolkArt Baby Pink Acrylic Paint
  • Adhesives: Plaid Mod Podge, Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L Runner, 3M Scotch Brand Pop Dots, glue gun and sticks

Basic Supplies

  • paper trimmer, scissors, ruler, pencil, paintbrush
  • 1. Paint base of photo block Baby Pink; let dry.
  • 2. Cut word paper to fit front and back of block; adhere to surface with Mod Podge.
  • 3. Cut damask paper to fit top and sides of block; adhere with Mod Podge. Let dry.
  • 4. Use file to sand edges of block, removing excess paper.
  • 5. Apply final coat of Mod Podge to paper-covered block, if desired; let dry.
  • 6. Embellish block with stickers and rhinestones.
  • 7. Use glue gun to adhere Valentine branch to back of photo display; let dry.
  • 8. Print two small photos and add to display as shown.
  • Tip
  • 1. Look for seasonal embellishments the week right after holidays to find great embellishments for next year's projects!