Playtime, Arts & Crafts

Kids' Craft Kits

  • CT0789 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    Make your very own delightful deer with this clean, safe and non-toxic modelling kit.

    Use the crafting tool to apply the different coloured modelling foams all over the figuring. It's fun, easy and great for enhancing dexterity and hand-eye coordination.

    No glue is required - the modelling foam simply spreads over the surface. After finishing the model, keep the unicorn at room temperature and avoid direct sunlight.

    Box size 180 x 125mm
    Contents: 3 x 25ml tubs of modelling foam, 1 x deer mould, 1 x crafting tool, instructions manual
    Ages 3 plus
  • CT0790 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £5.99
    Creative children will love using clean, safe and non-toxic modellling foam to decorate a hoot-iful owl figurine.

    Great for developing dexterity and hand-eye coordination skills, all they have to do is spread the stretchy, sticky and different colours of foam all over the model and then embellish the finished piece with the dough. A crafting tool is included to make sculpting easier.

    Box size 250 x 180mm
    Ages 3 plus
    Contents: 1 x 125ml tub of Modelling Foam, 1 x 75ml tub of Modelling Foam, 1 x 8g tub of super dough, 2 x plastic eyes, 1 x crafting tool, 1 x owl mould, instructions manual
  • CT0791 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £3.99
    Make your very own magical unicorn with this clean, safe and non-toxic modelling kit.

    Apply the modelling foam to the horse figurine and then use the gold foam to add a horn, hearts and horseshoes. To finish off the model, use the dough to add a mane and tail.

    No glue is required - the modelling foam simply spreads over the surface. After finishing the model, keep the unicorn at room temperature and avoid direct sunlight.

    Box size 180 x 125mm
    Contents: 2 x 25ml tubs of modelling foam, 1 x 8g super dough, 2 x sequins, 1 x crafting tool, 1 x unicorn mould, instructions manual
    Ages 3 plus
  • CT0827 5 years +
    5 years +
    • £7.00
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £5.99
    Fairy fans will love making their very own lantern that sparkles by day and glows at night with this stunning craft project.

    It's so simple and fun to make and the end result is extremely effective: just stick the fairy to the inside front of the jar using PVA glue, mix some glitter into the remaining PVA glue and then leave it to dry. Repeat this until the whole jar is nicely covered.

    Leave to dry again and then place the tealight in the jar. Hang the lantern up and the fairies will come visiting before you know it!

    Box size 210 x 130mm
    Ages 5 plus
    Contents: Glass jar with handle, battery tealight, fairy silhouette, paintbrush, PVA glue, glitter, instructions.
    Batteries included
  • CT0806 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £6.00
    Children will love learning how to make great string art by completing the three projects included in this brilliant kit. They can follow the step-by-step instructions to make spaceships, a love symbol and a heart.

    A wonderful craft for creative children, the set contains high-quality, durable materials and 500 colour-topped pins to put into the foam boards. Young artists are sure to proudly display their completed masterpieces around the house

    A brilliant rainy day or stay-at-home activity with accessible instructions that show creative kids how to prepare pins and wind together different coloured threads to make something stunning.

    Box size 200 x 280mm
    Ages 6 plus
  • CT0807 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £5.99
    • RRP £12.99
    • Save £7.00
    Children will feel like they're flying when they make and create these fantastic paper planes. This set comes with everything they need to make 30 awesome jets in a variety of designs.

    All your little pilots have to do is follow the step-by-step instructions in the 12-page instruction booklet and make the planes before personalising them using the stickers provided. They can even add their own style to each one

    A fun and creative activity that will have kids flying high on any rainy or stay-at-home day.

    Box size 200 x 280mm
    Ages 6 plus
  • CN0728 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £7.99
    Children who want to get into gardening will love the magic of this fairy-themed garden. It comes with sprouting seeds for pansies, zinnias, forget-me-nots and great blue lobellas.

    Before planting the seeds, children have the chance to sprinkle their very own fairy dust over the planter as they paint and decorate it using the accessories (including paints, glitter, gems and rainbow gravel) provided.

    After decorating and painting the planter, all children have to do is follow the instructions for planting and growing the exciting variety of flowers included.

    The plants will start to grow in just two weeks.

    Box size 310 x 365mm
    Ages 6 plus
    Growing times are dependent on planting conditions and the growing season
    Contents: 6 pots of paint, 4 plant signs, 1 fairy house, 4 seed packets, 3 wooden sticks, 1 glue, 3 card fairies, 1 paintbrush, 1 planter, 1 tube of glitter, 1 gem pack, 1 coconut fibre bag, rainbow gravel, instructions
  • CN0729 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £6.99
    Grow five different types of cactus with the Grow and Paint Your Own Desert Island.

    The bright blue planter is just waiting to be decorated using the paint and stickers provided (or any you have around the house from other Book People purchases). After finishing this, all children have to do is plant the seeds and wait for them to grow.

    Then it's just a case of putting the lid on and letting the cactus sprout before fixing the drought.

    Box size 240 x 240mm
    Ages 3 plus
    Contents: 4 pots of paint, 2 plant signs, 2 seed packets, 1 coconut fibre bag, 1 paintbrush, 1 planter and lid, 1 desert vulture piece, 1 wooden stick, 1 A4 sticker sheet, 1 bag of sand, easy-to-follow instructions
    Growing time is dependent on planting conditions and growing seasons. Marigolds will usually grow within 6-7 weeks and cactuses may take significantly longer.
  • CN0730 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £3.99
    Plant your beans, build your maze and watch your plant escape with the Grow your Own Look and See Sprout Maze.

    Budding gardeners will love putting the three main compartments (the water reservoir, soil compartment and maze section) together and then planting the beans. All they then have to do is follow the step-by-step instructions and wait for the little plants to make their escape.

    This is a fun and interactive way for children aged 6 and over to get into growing. Building the maze will also help develop their hand-eye coordination.

    Beans and soil not included.
    Box dimensions: 210 x 170mm
    Ages 6 plus
    Contents: 1 plastic tab for fixing cover cards, 1 top cover, 1 transparent font cover, 1 chamber wall, assorted large and small maze partitions, 8 plant supporters, 1 transparent front cover for the container, 1 container, 1 water pot, 1 water dropper, 1 magnifier, 2 cover cards, instructions.
  • CT0743 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £8.99
    Make and create over and over again with this easy-to-mould sand and accompanying accessories.

    The sand comes in three different colours and weighs 1.5kg, while the inflatable sandpit measures 60cm x 45cm meaning your children can avoid making a mess while they play. The set also includes moulds and tools.

    Dimensions: Box size 180 x 180mm. Ages 3 plus
  • CT0781 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    Children love playing with dough and this airtight container contains 20 sticks for them to come up with their own cool creations. There are also four dough cutters to help them make something special.

    Shaped like a crown, the container can be used as a money box after children have finished with the dough and will make them feel like royalty.

    Not suitable for children under 36 months

    Size: 155 x 120mm
  • CT0782 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    Children love playing with dough and this airtight container contains 20 sticks for them to come up with their own cool creations. There are also four dough cutters to help them make something special.

    Shaped like a rocket, the container can be used as a money box after children have finished with the dough and they're sure to have a blast while playing and making some amazing things.

    Not suitable for children under 36 months

    Size: 220 x 130mm
  • CT0801 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £11.95
    Similar to pipe cleaners, brain noodles are a great way for children as young as 6 to get into modelling and making things. This collection has everything creative kids need to make their own perfect puppies (instructions included).

    They could also transform the noodles into animals, shapes, sculptures and floral arrangements. The 12-noodle set also includes stickers and accessories including feathers, foam boards and googly eyes.

    All of these brain noodles are non-toxic, reusable and have been crimped for safer play.
    Ages 6 plus. Adult supervision recommended.
    Box dimensions 115 x 460mm
  • CT0802 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £11.95
    Similar to pipe cleaners, brain noodles are a great way for children as young as 6 to get into modelling and making things. This collection has everything creative kids need to make their own roar-some dinosaurs (instructions included).

    They could also transform the noodles into animals, shapes, sculptures and floral arrangements. The 12-noodle set also includes stickers and accessories including feathers, foam boards and googly eyes.

    All of these brain noodles are non-toxic, reusable and have been crimped for safer play.
    Ages 6 plus. Adult supervision recommended.
    Box dimensions 115 x 460mm
  • CT0800 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £11.95
    Similar to pipe cleaners, brain noodles are a great way for children as young as 6 to get into modelling and making things. This collection has everything creative kids need to make their own bugs including ladybirds, bees and grasshoppers (instructions included).

    They could also transform the noodles into animals, shapes, sculptures and floral arrangements. The 12-noodle set also includes stickers and accessories including feathers, foam boards and googly eyes.

    All of these brain noodles are non-toxic, reusable and have been crimped for safer play.
    Ages 6 plus. Adult supervision recommended.
    Box dimensions 115 x 460mm
  • CT0805 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £9.95
    Children who love crafting will adore this make-it-yourself pirate puppet kit. Easy to put together, it has everything they need including a captain's hat, a belt and buckle and sword.

    The puppet strings make it fun to play with and great for developing dexterity while the four pots of paint come in a variety of bright colours to encourage creativity. This whole play kit is argh-some!
    Box dimensions: 230 x 210mm
    Ages 6 plus
    Contents: Pirate body, arms and legs,, glue, paint, paintbrush, pen, sword, head, hands and feet, belt and buckle, hat, head and puppet strings.
  • CT0804 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £9.95
    Children who love crafting will adore this make-it-yourself dinosaur puppet kit. Easy to put together, it has everything they need including googly eyes, a tail and even little humps.

    The puppet strings make it fun to play with and great for developing dexterity while the four pots of paint come in a variety of bright colours to encourage creativity. This whole play kit is roar-some!
    Box dimensions: 230 x 210mm Ages 6 plus
    Contents: Dinosaur body, neck, tail, head, eyes, feet and humps. Puppet strings, glue, paint and paintbrush.
  • CT0803 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £9.95
    Children who love crafting will adore this make-it-yourself princess puppet kit. Easy to put together, it has everything they need including a crown, wings, dress, plaited hair and glitter and sequins.

    The puppet strings make it fun to play with and great for developing dexterity while the four pots of paint come in a variety of bright colours to encourage creativity. This whole play kit will provide hours of royal fun!
    Box dimensions: 230 x 210mm
    Ages 6 plus
    Contents: Fairy princess dress, crown, puppet strings, wings, glitter and sequins, plaited hair, feet, hands, head, pen, paintbrush, arms, glue, paint, legs and pegs.
  • KE1233 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £20.00
    • Save £10.01
    This big box will tell budding scientists everything they need to know about the human body.

    The padded Wonders of Learning book provides a fun and informative introduction to the workings of the body and explains everything from what goes on inside our bodies to what happens to the air we breathe, while the Find, Stick and Learn sticker book helps children have some interactive fun while learning about its intricacies.

    There are also wall charts to develop further understanding, stencils, colouring pencils and best of all - a build-it-yourself skeleton!

    A complete guide to anatomy, the box even has a special design where children can project an image of a human body onto the wall of a dark room using a torch.
  • AC2042 5 years +
    Roald Dahl
    5 years +
    • £5.99
    This scrumdiddlyumptious gift set is currently out of stock.

    The BFG is one of Roald Dahl's most popular characters - especially after the success of the Steven Spielberg-directed adaptation - and these two paint-in mugs are just waiting for a child's magical touch.

    With Quentin Blake's black-and-white illustrations featured on both mugs, and paints and a paintbrush also included, this is a gorgeous gift for creative kids who love to have gigantic fun!

    Ages 5 plus. Not suitable for children under 36 months.
    Box size: 160 x 215mm, Mug size:100 x 140mm
  • KE1244 7 years +
    7 years +
    • £9.99
    • RRP £20.00
    • Save £10.01
    The Wonders of Learning: Discover the Earth Educational Box Set contains a reference book, a sticker book, a wall chart and a rock-, mineral- and crystal-digging kit.

    It encourages children to discover all about our planet in comprehensive detail and looks at everything related to it - from the Big Bang theory to climate change and the various life forms that are supported by the planet.
  • CN0698 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £6.99
    • RRP £10.99
    • Save £4.00
    Creative children aged 3 and over will love mixing the plaster, painting a cool design and placing the stunning results on display in your garden for all to see with this set of stepping stones.

    The stone moulds feature designs of a flower, a ladybird and stars and are so much fun. They can even be decorated with some sparkly glitter to add some extra pizazz.

    This crafty set is great for kids who love painting and getting out in the garden.

    Contents: 3 moulds, 6 paint wells, 1 paintbrush, 1 pair of gloves, 1 face mask, 3 bags of plaster, 1 tube of glitter, 1 mixing tool, instructions.

    Dimensions: 300 x 280mm
    Ages 3 plus
  • CT0616 6 years +
    6 years +
    • £8.99
    • RRP £14.99
    • Save £6.00
    Your children will have read the beastly books and read all about the grisliest goings-on in the past, now how about they create some of their own art inspired by Terry Deary's Horrible Histories?

    There is so much to have a stab at in this art set. Including metallic paint, card stencils, stickers, paint pens, postcards, wiggly eyes, an art pad and more, it's the perfect gift for any little artist.

    Dimensions: 350 x 350mm

    Ages 6 plus
  • CT0686 3 years +
    3 years +
    • £4.99
    • RRP £9.99
    • Save £5.00
    It's time to get messy and creative with this play pack from Little Tikes.

    There are easy-to-follow guides for lots of creative ideas and also inspiration for lots more messy fun. Ideal for imaginative play, the box includes one tube of glue, two tubes of glitter, one sponge brush, four foam brushes and three poster paints.

    Ages 3 plus
    Dimensions: 215 x 230mm