Gift ideas for kids who love art, craft and being creative

I hold my hands up, I'm not a huge fan of really messy craft-making… But drawing, colouring, controlled painting is such a good activity for most children. So along with books (I really do mean it!), craft gifts are usually safe gifts for children who don't have particular interests or for kids who seem to have everything! So, brace yourself for the mess, and read on…

Animals Collage Craft Kit, £11.50 Scout & Co
Great Big Rainy Day Puzzle Posters, £3.99 Miles Kelly
Window & paper crayons, £20 My Small World
Colour-changing pens, £9.99 Scout & Co
Flubbadoh pack, £15.95 Rainbow Eco Play
Flower press, £20 Tenderleaf Toys
ABC stamps, £34 Kidly
World's Biggest Colour-in Dinosaurs, £3.99 Miles Kelly
Colour Me crayons, £4.50 Moo Like A Monkey
Magnetic rainbow tiles, £28 The Kid Collective
Jumbo watercolour pencils tin, £9.95 Cotton Twist
Magnetic shapes, £10 ELC
Bath crayons, £8 West Stanton
Animals art box, £29 Molly Meg
Colour changing pens, £5.95 Rex London
Magnetic play theatre, £24 Pollock's
Lacing beads, £16.99 John Lewis
Double-ended pencils, £9 Bunny Hop
Large play tray, £49.99 Inspire My Play
Make a letter keyring, £5.95 Cotton Twist
Make a superhero mask, £3.25 Cotton Twist
Animals stencil set, £11.99 Eco Toy
Artist craft set, £28 John Lewis
Banner painting kit, £38 Darwin & Gray
Dino mega craft box, £33 Acorn & Pip
Foil art set, £5.59 John Lewis
Easy painting, £18 After Noah