➊ The kits at Paper Source feel handmade, but are easy for the crafts-challenged to put together.
➋ Local art supply store chain-let Collage is bursting with Valentine-themed stickers, stamps and other goodies.
➌ Many local libraries sponsor Valentine-making parties in the first half of this month — check websites for more info.
➍ Spend an afternoon at SCRAP in downtown Portland, where donated and recycled art supplies can be repurposed into fun and creative valentines.
➎ Visit PNW-chain Craft Warehouse’s stores in Beaverton and Gresham for great deals on supplies for an at-home card-making party.