Looking for creative gift ideas for the kids in your life? Here are our top ideas from The Artful Parent for holidays, birthdays, and all the special occasions in between!
Here’s a round up of Artful Parent gift guides and gift ideas that we’ve put together over the past few years. You’ll find great ideas for creative play, art supplies, books, and more!
Creative Gift Ideas for Kids
The Best Toys for Kids
Open-ended toys foster play, creativity, and imagination in children. Here is a list of the best open-ended toys for kids, focusing on construction, pretend play, creativity, and music.
- Our Favorite Creative Gift Ideas for Toddlers & Preschoolers
- The Best Open Ended Toys for Kids
- Creative Gifts for Kids
- Musical Gifts for Kids
Small Gift Ideas for Kids
If you’re looking for smaller gift ideas for kids, like items for stocking stuffers or Easter Baskets, try these creative ideas including games, toys & art supplies.
- 25 Creative Easter Basket Ideas for Kids
- The Last-Minute Stocking Stuffer Shopping Guide
- 27 Creative Stocking Stuffers for Kids
- 10 Fun Stocking Stuffer Ideas for Kids
Great Games for Kids
The best kids games that we play and love. These board games and card games are great for family fun and connection.
Handmade Gifts for Kids
These handmade gift ideas are fun to make and receive. Plus many can be made by kids!
- 101 Handmade Gift Ideas Kids and Families Can Make
- 21 Craft Ideas for Kids to Make and Then Play With (or Gift!)
Art Materials as Kids Gifts
Give the gift of creativity by gifting kids art supplies and arts and crafts kits.
- The 25 Best Kids Art Materials
- The Best Art Supplies for Toddlers
- The Best Kids Art Tools
- Our Favorite Budget Art Supplies for Kids
- Homemade Art Materials for Kids
- DIY Portable Art Kits for Kids
- Kids Craft Kits by Kid Made Modern
Real Tools for Kids
Real tools that work that fit kids hands and bodies are important.
- The Toys and Tools We Want Our Kids to Have
- Real Tools for Kids
- Imagine Childhood Gifts for Kids
- Useful Gifts for Kids: The Tools of Childhood
Books as Kids Gifts
Books always make great gifts!
- 10 Fantastic Books About Sound and Music
- Best Kids Picture Books to Inspire Children’s Art
- 9 Awesome New Art Activity Books for Kids