Jim Dine inspired Valentines

valentines heart jim dine stained glass

Thinking of a fun and timely art lesson to celebrate valentines day with your class? This easy to follow practical takes two lessons and produces great results every time. Students can take these home or, put together, the ‘stained glass’ hearts make a striking display on the windows.

Click here to link to the lesson on TES (online resources website).


The lesson is put together with Key Stage 2 and 3 in mind (that’s 8 to 13 year olds, for those who do not speak UK education systems), requires very little in terms of preparation and materials, and includes some literacy opportunities with worksheets you can photocopy.

What are the calendar events that you celebrate with themed lessons?