Make Your Own Cactus Pin Cushion DIY Craft Kit
You will love creating with your Make Your Own Cactus Pin Cushion DIY Craft Kit.
Learn the blanket stitch, tips and be proud of your gorgeous wee cactus.
Use to hold pins or simply a cute ornament for a child/teenage bedroom.
This MakeKit project includes
- Dark green felt
- Light green felt
- Contrasting embroidery thread
- Pink, brown and yellow felt
- Terracotta pot
- Coloured pins
- Cactus template
- Easy to follow instructions with images
Suitable for: 8+ years to adults
You can make this in: 1.5-2 hours
How do Arts and Crafts Benefit Children
When creating an arts and crafts project, children are able to develop their fine motor skills. Handling safety scissors to cut straight lines, filling in a set section in a coloring book, even properly drawing a circle are great ways for your child to master control of their motor skills.
Art also allows for your child to expand their essential vocabulary. They’ll learn the names of different shapes, colors, and materials without it seeming like a chore. These skills carry over into a multitude of other activities and will be especially important in giving your child a head start in school.
Perhaps one of the most important benefits that arts and crafts give your child is the chance for him or her to be creative.
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