ArtStart Creativity Kits for Purchase! In response to school closings ArtStart staff have prepared a variety of Creativity Kits with an educational and artistic flair!
Many kits connect learning in the arts with other academic areas. Kits contain creative materials from ArtStart’s ArtScraps or brand new art materials, a study guide with visuals, connections to kid-friendly on-line resources, and directions on how to create the art project.
Curb-side pick-up available for kits.Please call to set up a pick up date and time: 651-698-2787
Ages 4-12 yearsWelcome winter with a beautiful snow crown inspired by Princess Elsa of Arendelle, of Frozen fame.
Kit includes: Traced silver sparkle crown, traced snowflake on white craft foam, ribbons, various snow flake and winter embellishments, and glue stick.
Ages 4-12 yearsHere comes Rudolph with the Holiday Express complete with sled, sleigh bells, and boxes to wrap! Make sure to wear your Rudolph headpiece as you complete this festive art project.
Kit Includes: Sled, red and white paint, paint brush, wrapping paper, string, headband, mylar, pipe cleaners, small boxes, bells.
Ages 8-12 yearsBuild your own Hogwarts castle a la Harry Potter and with a single spell "Decorateum Glueioso", decorate it for the holidays!
Kit includes: 7 large tubes, 3 small tubes, 3 cones, cups, Mylar, glue stick, cotton, egg carton, popsicle sticks, green & red pipe cleaners, fabric, beads, glossy paper, corks.
All AgesFilled with holiday card making supplies, the kit is perfect for cardmaking activities during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend and beyond.
Kit includes: 4 pieces of card stock and envelopes, 3 stamps, ink pad, sparkle peel and stick mylar, decorative papers, stickers, ribbon, embellishments.
All AgesWith all the materials at your fingertips to make a magical gift for yourself or for a friend, create an elegant journal in which to draw or write about your dreams.
Kit includes: Book board, punch, lovely papers, winter items for the cover.
All AgesEvery home needs a gnome or two! Symbols of good luck and protection, dress your gnome for the holidays. Then tuck it on shelf, a mantle, or in the tree-all places gnomes like to call home.
Kit includes: Low temp hot glue gun, 2 cones, fake fur, beads, fabric, pipe cleaners, string/ribbon, wire.
All AgesA collection of blue and silver items and a bit of imagination make this color kit a real treasure to give as a gift to yourself or a friend.
Kit includes: Every kit is different.
All AgesA collection of red and green items and a bit of imagination make this color kit a real treasure to give as a gift to yourself or a friend.
Ages 4-6 yearsBased on the book Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? by Bill Martin and Eric Carle, you will love coloring and making this puzzle and collage.
Kit includes: Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? book, a puzzle to make,images to color, and materials for a collage-googley eyes, glue stick and brown papers.
Ages 4-6 yearsBased on the book Ten on a Sled by Kim Norman, a counting book, you make your own sled. Then create a sled, color animals, and make a counting stick.
Kit includes: Ten on a Sled book, egg carton, colorful popsickle sticks, counting blocks, characters to color, snow measuring stick to make.
Ages 4-6 yearsBased on the book The Mitten by Jan Brett, you "sew" by threading yarn through large holes and create a mitten that holds ALL of the animals you meet in the story!
Kit includes: The Mitten book, various colored felt, 2 pre-cut mittens with holes punched for yarn, 5 pre-made flat felt animals, craft glue.
Ages 4-6 yearsBased on the book Little Penguin Gets the Hiccups by Tadgh Bentley, see if you agree with the advice Little Penguin gets on how to stop the hiccups. Then make your own penguin hiccup-free!
Kit includes: The Little Penguin Gets the Hiccups book, canister, googley eyes, traced peel and stick mylar for the body, lid top, belly, wings, feet, beak, and bow tie.
Ages 4-8 yearsBased on the book The Puppy’s Wish by Lori Evert and Per Breiehagan, Puppy lives in the cold Arctic and wishes for a special talent. Create a magical winter diorama.
Kit includes: The Puppy’s Wish book, a large white box, small box, wooden shapes, mirror paper, sparkle mylar, snowflakes, polyfill, string, glue stick, craft stick, natural materials.