How to Make a Mini Love Pinata Album With Maya Road

by PL Li

Hearts, chocolates and flowers are most of the time representing LOVE, especially for Valentine's Day. Let's mix all together with an mini album inside a heart shape Pinata, and show off your love.


  • Maya Road Vintage Burlap Roses - Sunset
  • Maya Road Vintage Wood Mini Ruler
  • Maya Road Mason Jar Clips
  • MR Vintage Wood Stitch Heart and Arrow Charms
  • Maya Road Tulle Pleat Trim - Frosting
  • Maya Road Wood Cinnabutton
  • Chipboard
  • Crate paper
  • Pattern paper
  • Assorted lace trims and ribbons
  • Chocolate
  • Cheese cloth
  • Maya Road Trinket Pins - Vintage Pearl
  • Maya Road Vintage Burlap Roses - Barn
  • Maya Road Twine Cording - Tomato Red
  • Maya Road Steel Die - Fanciful Thank You
  • Instructions

    Step 1

    Cut a 6" template using ScanNCut, or print one.

    Step 2

    Cut 2pcs 6" heart shape chipboard using the template.

    Step 3

    Cut 2pcs 6"x3" chipboard, cut the first layer of the chipboard pieces, as shown, on every 1/4 inch in order to make it curve.

    Step 4

    Use connecting strips to connect the parts and form the Pinata heart shape.

    Step 5

    Cover all the outside edges with crate paper.

    Step 6

    Cover inside with pattern paper.

    Step 7

    Cover inside with pattern paper.

    Step 8

    Cut the lower part of crate paper.

    Step 9

    Adhere the crate paper on the sides of the heart Pinata.

    Step 10

    Adhere the crate paper on the front and back of the heart Pinata, trim the excess.

    Step 11

    Cut pattern paper with 5-1/2" heart shape using ScanNCut or print a template to help.

    Step 12

    Punch holes and tie the album with ribbons.

    Step 13

    Glue twines for the Pinata in order to be hang up, add your favorite Maya Road goodies to decorate.

    Step 14

    Decorating the album with your favorite Maya Road goodies.

    Step 15

    Adding a batch of chocolate would be so sweet.