Mouse Upcycled Sewing Kit
The materials used are either discarded or off-cuts that would otherwise be destined for landfill.
We feel they are beautiful and deserve a second chance on this planet.
Note: fabric colours may vary from image shown.
This MakeKit project includes
- Pre-cut body parts
- Whiskers and Tail
- Easy to follow instructions
- Needles, pins and thread (note: needle is a real metal embroidery needle)
- Button eyes
- Local, ethical and sustainable
- Dimensions 11cm x 21cm x 10cm
- Note: fabric colours may vary
- Not suitable for ages under 3 years due to small sharp objects that may be a choking hazard
Suitable for: Boys and girls aged 5+ years and up (younger with help and supervision)
Time to make: 2-3 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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