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4 awesome art kits for your aspiring little Picassos

Put down the screen and pick up a brush.


Jaime Carrillo

Dot Recs

Posted on Aug 11, 2017   Updated on May 22, 2021, 8:55 pm CDT

Too much TV and video game time melts your little one’s brain. Feed their creative side with an awesome art kit – these offer everything from painting to pottery.

1) Draw, sketch and paint with this 143 piece set

This art kit includes just about every medium for budding artists. Sixty crayons, 24 pastels, watercolors and pencils, and even a few accessories like brushes, sharpeners and erasers. Best of all, the entire set comes in an easy to carry wooden case.

Price on Amazon: $24.99

Buy it here

2) Create ceramic with this kids’ pottery wheel

Everything your kiddo needs to make vases, pots and other clay creations is in this art kit. A battery operated wheel allows kids to form classic ceramic shapes with ease. Includes sculpting tools, paints and air-dry clay. No kiln needed!

Price on Amazon: $22.99

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3) Splashy spinner brings out your inner Jackson Pollock

This spinner makes avant garde painting quick, easy and best of all, cordless. Your little one powers this art kit with a simple press. Once in motion, they squirt in paint and watch masterpieces come to life in seconds.

Price on Amazon: $13.77

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4) 3D printing pen works like magic

Don’t drop thousands on a 3D printer that’s cumbersome to use anyway. This pen dispenses filament with the press of a button, allowing little ones to make anything their heart’s desire (with adult supervision, of course).

Price on Amazon: $39.99 (regularly $45.99)

Buy it here


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*First Published: Aug 11, 2017, 8:16 am CDT