Why Colouring and Crafting is Important for Kids
Have you ever wondered whether a child’s scribbles are actually supporting their academic, mental, and brain growth? Believe it or not, colouring and crafting is an important part of early childhood development and also for improving creative thinking, abstract reasoning and more.
Whether its a children’s colouring or easy crafts for kids, these activities help to stimulate creativity, encourage self-expression, and improve fine motor skills. These activities are also great to help your child focus on a task and to see it through from start to finish. Just watch as your child’s focus develops as they spend more time colouring and crafting.
To get started, introduce your kids to easy crafts and colouring books then later give them more advanced, and complex stuff such as the DoodleArt Posters.
Encourage Your Childs’s Creative Side
Children learn by making mistakes and exploring the world around them. That’s why we have selected a range of easy crafts for kids and craft items to encourage a child’s creativity.
All a child needs are the simplest of tools and they will have everything they need to express themselves freely. It could be as simple as mixing finger-paint onto a canvas or scribbling ideas on a paper.
Kids love to do arts and crafts 𑁋 and 𑁋 it’s important that they practice both at home and at school.
If your child likes to draw, colour, or craft, explore the products available above. We carry art supplies, colouring books, and crafting materials to provide your child with hours of fun while focusing on their creative side. Come explore our crafts for kids!
Kids Art Supplies
When kids have art supplies, things can get very messy and disorganized. To help you help your child keep things in order, we recommended these kids art supplies.
Combined, these Scribbla products are loved by kids. The Colouring-in Pencil Care is black and white and comes with two fabric pens to colour it in. However, if two colours aren’t enough, the 12-piece set can let your child truly personalize their new pencil case.
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Support Local Artists in Australia
ColourAway is one of a few hand-selected brands on Toystore2u that offer 100% made in Australia products. We want to support local businesses and want to take a moment to share a new collection between ColourAway and Karen Santonaris.
In the Land Downunder Colouring Poster Kit, you will find:
- 12 Vibrant Scribba Brushstroke Pens
50+ Indigenous Species
Challenge Sheet (to learn the names of all the animals in the poster).
This is truly an Australian inspired and Australian made using FSC certified 170 gsm paper𑁋a must-have for every kid’s colouring collection.
More Fun Ways for Kids to Explore
Although arts and crafts are fundamental to a child’s growth, there are other areas where I child may show more interest. From educational books to complex puzzles, you’ll find a wide variety of fun, creative, and interactive ways to watch your child play, explore and learn.
At Toystore2u, we consider ourselves to be Santa’s workshop that’s open year-round. Our range of products is growing by the day and we’re always looking for new, innovative, and creative ways to bring smiles and laughter to children of all ages.
We’re an Australian company and believe in the importance of play and creativity. You’ll find that all of our toys are premium quality and have been hand-selected to ensure that you and your little ones receive the best toys, puzzles, crafts, games, and more.
Order Now, Pay Later
Don’t stress! At Toystore2u, every order can be completed today and paid in full later. With afterpay, you can make four easy payments over a period of eight weeks while we ship your order within 24 hours of receiving it.
We believe in getting quality products into the hands of children as soon as possible. We understand that everyone’s financial situation is different and provide this easy, interest-free way to receive our world-class products.
All you need to do to order now and pay later is to choose ‘Afterpay’ while you check out. Then, follow the on-screen instructions to complete your order. For a smooth experience, you must meet the following requirements:
- Have a working debit or credit card
Over the age of 18
Resident of Australia or New Zealand
If you meet these requirements and your order is approved to use Afterpay, you may have to make your first right away. Afterwards, you’ll be making three more instalments every two weeks.
Free Shipping on Order in Australia
Are you ready to check out with some new arts and crafts for your kids? We provide free shipping on all orders over $150 with Australia-wide delivery
If you’re living in Sydney, you can receive same-day delivery and receive your purchase before 9 pm if your order is received by 3 pm. For those in Brisbane or Melbourne, you can get next-day shipping (same day shipping coming soon).
Anywhere else in Australia can expect up to 5 days for delivery. For more information about our delivery, please click here.