Valentine’s Day is around the corner, and we have a cute idea for DIY Valentine’s Day gifts. Learn how to make this DIY photo Valentine photo heart chocolate box, the best part: it’s a keepsake, and you can EAT IT!
Valentine fun with the HP Sprocket Portable Photo Printer
I went to a fun event at Hewlett Packard‘s headquarters in San Diego and got to try out the HP Snapshots and HP Cards apps. Basically, you can print photos from your phone, and even from your Instagram account, via wifi, directly to your HP printer or HP Sprocket!
Live it – Love it – Print it: Printing off social media photos has never been easier from your smartphone. Connect your social media accounts to the free-to-download HP Sprocket App and instantly turn those photos into colorful prints. A Social on-the-go portable printer: Sprocket uses seamless Bluetooth connectivity, so you can set it up at parties and events, and everyone can print their favorite moments from their smartphones or tablets! More info here…
We have so many digital photos these days that it’s hard to keep up, printing them out as you go will ensure that you have a physical keepsake in hand to display or give. My son and I had a great time, after printing out a ton of photos, we had to hit the Valentine’s Day craft table and make these adorable photo heart chocolate box gifts!
DIY Valentine’s Day Gifts: Decorated Photo Heart Chocolate Box Craft
This is such a cute, personalized Valentine’s Day gift. It is fairly easy to make, all you need are a few materials in addition to a printed photo and you can let your creativity shine. Here’s how to make it…
- 1 printed photo of choice (4×5 photo from the HP Sprocket social media printer)
- 1 Valentine’s Day heart chocolate box (small box pictured)
- crepe party streamers
- embellishments, foam stickers, rhinestones, ribbon, etc
- craft glue
Thank you so much for the great photo Valentine idea, HP! Visit http://www.myprintly.com and follow @MyPrintly on Twitter for more fun craft ideas using photos. Download for iPhone free: HP Greeting Cards and HP Social Media Snapshots, both compatible with your wifi-enabled HP printer!