i painted the heart red and then used fine red glitter to cover. i also covered some areas in red stickles then glued it to the chalkboard which i painted white and then teal and sanded. i used my distress paint dabber with alphabet stamps for the "i love you because..." so now we can just fill in whatever we want with chalk. like this:
and wouldn't you know -- he did a little something for me too! flowers and a card. happy valentine's day!
this was my inspiration: