Art & craft activities for under 5 year olds are not only a great past time on a rainy day but are also a great educational tool. Benefits include: Building self esteem, fostering creativity and decision making, learning basic concepts like colors, numbers and the alphabet. Even basic scientific processes can already be observed by gluing items together or watching paint dry and at the same time children can further improve their fine motor skills. What’s not to love?
Take some time to explore some great art and craft activities by age group to do at home. This is the UK so the next rainy day will come for sure. Why not stock up on some supplies now?
Feel you need a bit of inspiration and guidance? Browse some great activity in Chiswick and West London below.
Art & Craft Ideas by Age Group
At this age, mummy is taking the lead to create fun things the baby can engage with: create your own mobile & more!
Create your own pirate hat, finger puppets or even gluten free play dough recipe. Explore more ideas here.
Bubble art, “touch and feel boxes” or a fun felt story board. There are so many opportunities from 3 years+ to explore.
Pirate or angel finger puppets, animal face masks or butterfly paintings. There is so much to do!
Art & Craft Classes in Chiswick and West London
It’s not about classes in the ceramics cafe, instead you simply book a table online for yourself and your child (no minimum age), a group of friends or even for a kids party and you are all set to discover your creative talents designing and painting your own creations. Locations: West London locations are in Ealing and Kew.
Art parties, private sessions for 3 years+, group classes from 5 years onwards or even “drawing classes for the totally terrified plus wine” – surely you won’t be disappointed at the We 4 Art Club in W4. Location: close to Gunnersbury station in a beautiful house with garden. Find out more here.
Great products to get creative at home