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Get Creative with These Kids Craft Kits

Little boy making artworks on art lesson at kindergarten

If you’re struggling to come up with some fun crafting activities for the kids in your life, why not look at a crafting kit? These all-inclusive options come with everything you need to get started and usually also feature helpful instructions. Plus, when you opt for a craft kit for kids, you can find options that are age-appropriate — or even low-mess — to make life so much easier. Check out our top picks for some fun kids’ craft kits that you should stock in your crafting corner.

We like the variety of items included in this craft kit for kids. Along with the many charms and beads, you’ll get four wax beading cord skeins, three satin cord skeins, a carabiner and elastic cording to learn techniques and create 40 pieces of jewelry.

We like that this craft kit for kids offers 10 fun pictures for children to create by adding stickers one at a time. It’s a fun twist on the classic “paint by numbers” concept that offers practice with fine motor skills, but with easy cleanup.

This craft kit for kids comes with 10 rocks, eight waterproof paint colors, a paintbrush and rock transfers to give children the freedom to create a variety of designs. Once the projects are completed, they can be hidden around the community to spread kindness and positive messages.

This window craft kit for kids is made for children as young as 6 and includes 12 pre-printed suncatchers, a DIY acetate sheet, window paint, suction cups and an instruction booklet.

This craft kit for kids includes potting mix and seeds to plant organic chia and wheatgrass seeds. Plus, children can have fun decorating the mason jar with glow-in-the-dark stickers and figurines.

Expert Commentary

These great craft kits come with all the supplies your child needs to create something fun and unique. Craft kits are a good way to help kids understand the art of following directions while adding their own twist to create something that’s uniquely theirs.

Our Expert Consultant

Melissa Spurling

Melissa holds a doctorate in pharmacy and is a home educator, co-teaching a high school chemistry class and a primary school class. Having taught two of her own children to read, write and traverse Singapore Math, Melissa has spent hundreds, if not thousands of hours researching and testing curriculum.


About The Author

Dorian Smith-Garcia

Dorian Smith-Garcia is a bridal and beauty expert/influencer and the creative director behind The Anti Bridezilla. She is a diverse writer across beauty, fashion, travel, consumer goods, and tech. When Dorian’s not writing she’s collecting stamps in her passport, learning new languages, or spending time with her husband and daughter.


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