How do you challenge children to listen to their inner artist? You give them a variety of materials and then you as them to do something original. The 7 fun challenges inside this kit will inspire kids to use their imagination, think for themselves and solve problems creatively. Will they be the next Monet, Warhol or O’Keefe? There’s no telling what their creative side will come up with!
• Kids will make their artistic interpretations of a mobile, collage, sculpture, self portrait —and more
• Each kit contains 7 cards with a number of prompts on each card challenging them to make something unique
• To help them, kids will find tissue paper, embroidery thread, cotton twine, pom poms, straws, feathers, styrofoam balls—and more—in order to create their 7 projects
• Kit includes 7 pieces tissue paper, 2 yd (1.8 m) cotton embroidery thread, 4.3 yd (3.9 m) cotton twine, 6 pom poms, 2 styrofoam balls, 7 chenille stems, 4 paper straws, 7 feathers, 4 pieces paper, 1 piece cardboard, 2 pieces double-sided tape, 1 oz (29 ml) water-based glue, 7 challenge cards
The Artist's Box can help improve STEM/STEAM skill sets by keeping kids so engaged they don't even know they're learning. By taking advantage of a kid's natural interest in building toys, this kit allows them to use their imagination and inspires them to think for themselves.
STEM is an acronym for Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math - skills that kids must adopt in order to stay relevant in today's tech-centic world. we're big advocates of STEM and the expansion to STEAM, adding the "A" for Arts.