Craft Corner: Popcorn Love Monsters


These little monsters are filled with love and make a fabulous candy-free Valentine's Day treat. They are adorable on microwave popcorn packets but could also be attached to other goodies or given as a standalone Valentine.


Decorative papers
Aleene's Tacky School Glue
Embellishments (buttons, googly eyes, etc.)


Cut out your pieces. You can use a pattern or cut your monster into whatever shape you like.  You will need a body, two legs, two arms, two antennae, feet, hands and hearts.

Glue your monster together.

Add embellishments with the glue, such as a smile with a Sharpie marker.

Fold the legs and arms like an accordion for a fun effect.

Glue your monster to the popcorn packet.

Ta Da! Happy Valentine's Day!

Provided by North Carolina artist Laura Kelly, creator of Laura Kelly Designs. Find more of her crafts at



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