2017 Arts & Crafts Gifts for Kids
Melissa & Doug ABC 123 Wild Animals Dot-to-Dot Coloring Pad – Buy It Here
Follow the letters or numbers to complete the scenes. I love how this does double duty — it’s fun and educational! Ages 3+
Klutz Jr. My Fairy Wish Kit – Buy It Here
Kids learn to make ten projects with special instructions on how to summon a visit from their favorite fairy. This kit sparkles with magic. Ages 4 – 8
Mix your own colors and flavors of lip shimmers that you put into 5 fun ice pop containers. Ages 6+
Learn soap making basics (chemistry) in this new 2017 Klutz kit. You’ll be melting to molding plus adding fragrance and glitter in designs like a cat, a fish, a cupcake, a star, and more. Ages 6+
Color this beautiful world map illustration packed full of fun facts, wild animals and exotic sea creatures on a 100% Turkish cotton pillowcase complete. It comes with a set of 10 doodle color wash out pens; the ink washes out completely on a warm machine wash.
Knot together this soft and fuzzy quilt in any pattern design you like using the fleece squares provided. Talk about a fun and cozy craft project new for 2017! Ages 6+
Kids will choose their own pillow design and color combination with fluffy, fuzzy yarn to make their own pillows. Ages 10+
Super Cute Notebook Doodles – Buy It Here
Magnetic Mini Tile Art – Buy It Here
This DIY kit one is a few years old. However, it’s a great pre-holiday gift because it gives kids the chance to make gifts for people in their families. Use this to create works of art which you can apply magnets to for fridge or locker decor. Ages 8+
ALEX DIY Sweetlings Sprinkle Shop – Buy It Here
Kids will use the whipped clay to decorate cupcakes and ice cream cones (made of plastic) to make their own Sweetlings friends using the arts and crafts supplies provided. Ages 6+
Creativity for Kids Calming Swirl Charms – Buy It Here
What an enticing craft project! You’ll make 5 glittery, fariy-dust charms that you can wear as a necklace or add to your backpack. Decorate with beads and glitter then swirl into a design. Ages 5+.
It’s almost hard to believe these fast drying sticks are PAINT! Talk about no mess! Find a fun Christmas craft to do with Kwik Stix and read more about these art supplies. Ages 3+
Decorate your socks in any wacky and creative way you imagine! Use the provided markers to adorn the 3 socks provided. Ages 7+
Color Me Powerful – Buy It Here
I LOVE this coloring book!! Inspiring prompts, coloring pages, list starters, phrases, and patterns—all featuring DC’s female super heroes—jump-start the imagination. Wonder Woman, Supergirl, Batgirl, Bumblebee, Katana and other beloved characters appear throughout colorful pages that encourage girls to doodle their own super hero name, design a motto, create a costume, and other creative pursuits befitting a super heroine. Ages 6+
Don’t tell them but both my kids will be getting these in their Christmas stockings. They’ve both been wanting sequin journals! Also on the Literacy Gift Guide.
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Download my "Can't Put 'Em Down" book lists for your kids ages 3 - 13.
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