Crafts for Kids


Shop for Kids’ Crafting Supplies on eBay

If you’ve ever watched a child play, you know they like to create, from elaborate stories that tell the tales of their dolls, to building a fort with pillows in the living room. Why not feed that creativity by purchasing some crafts for children that invite them to put their imaginations to work in the best way?


Start with Crafting Kits

A great way to get kids crafting is through a kit. Kits offer craft supplies for children in a convenient all-in-one package, and eBay has lots of choices. Browse trusted brands such as Creativity for Kids or Melissa and Doug—they’re a good place to start if you’re not sure what kid crafts your child might like, and these companies offer a wide range of children’s crafts, from a Chia hedgehog to a children’s paint set that just uses water.


Build a Kids’ Craft Supplies Collection

Once you’ve seen which kits they gravitate toward, building kids’ crafts into your children’s toys is easy. If they enjoykids’ beading kits, why not go for some loom beads, Perler beadsor other beading supplies? On the other hand, if they love to paint and draw, paint sets, magic pens, markers or crayons(including Crayola crayons) are easy to find in every color of the rainbow. Or take the next step with their attraction to color and introduce colored craft sand art or Kinetic Sand into your kids’ crafting supplies.


Let Your Children Explore on Their Own

A rainbow loom or craft felt is just the beginning when it comes to crafts for kids. Part of the fun of craft supplies for children is seeing where their imaginations go! Remember pom-pom crafts? There’s a book for that on eBay, along with thousands more craft books that can inspire kids (and get them reading, too). Or perhaps they’d like inspiration from foam felt shapes or stickers, which can be used in a variety of applications. If they’re new to crafting, holiday inspiration can be just the thing with kids’ holiday crafts. They might even be able to make a Christmas ornamentgrandmas love those presents!


Whatever craft supplies for kids you decide are right for your child, there’s no doubt that they’re much more than simple toys; they’re tools to build creativity, brain function and focus. And they’re fun for the whole family.