Art & Crafts Subscription Boxes for Kids


I love subscription boxes! Given as a gift, they remind the person you care for monthly you are thinking of them! Even better, many are education-based — kids won’t even know they’re learning! If you have an art-lover in your home, check out these subscription boxes with an arts and crafts twist for kids.


Little Loving Hands
Little Loving Hands delivers more than just a craft to your child each month; they deliver an opportunity to make a difference! Helping to teach children the importance of charitable giving, each box provides educational content about a special organization in need and a craft for your child to create with love! Using a pre-paid return envelope, these crafts are then sent back to the organization and your child can enjoy their very own certificate of achievement! Little Loving Hands boxes are priced at $25* per month or $20* per month when you buy a whole year in advance! You can also save 12%* if you purchase a six-month subscription.


Creigh-ative Kids Kits
Delivering developmentally appropriate activities right to your door, children 18-months through 7-years old will love receiving a Creigh-ative Kids Kit! Focused around a central theme every month, each kit includes three crafts, two songs, and 1 activity intended for your child to complete (or sing!) with an adult! Offering tons of teachable moments and meaningful discussion, these beautifully-designed “creigh-ative concept” boxes are priced at $19.99* per month or $14.99* when you purchase a whole year in advance! Subscribers interested in the 3-month option pay $17.99* per month.


Kiwi Crate
Kiwi Crate is the perfect gift for your young creator! A subscription to Kiwi Crate delivers quality materials for art, science, and engineering projects and a copy of explore! magazine, which outlines projects kids can create from the materials at hand. The boxes are designed for kids 3-4, 5-8, or 9-16+. Kiwi Crates are priced at $19.95* per month or $16.95* per month when you buy a whole year in advance! You can also save $15* if you purchase three months in advance.


Carefree Crafts
Carefree Crafts delivers all the materials your child will need to make decorations, toys, and other fun art-inspired projects this holiday season! The kits are designed for minimal planning and clean-up time — perfect for kids. Seasonal craft kits range from $20* to $25* and come just in time for Thanksgiving and Christmas.


Green Kid Crafts
Green Kid Crafts offers projects that explore science, technology, engineering, art, and math, delivered to your door monthly! All of the materials are eco-friendly, and each box includes step-by-step instructions. You can purchase a three-month subscription for $19.95* per month, a six-month subscription for $18.95* per month, or a 12-month subscription for $17.95* per month.


Ivy Kids
Ivy Kids offers monthly deliveries of fun crafts that will help your child learn math, literacy, and science! Each box contains a classic children’s book, materials to retell the story, art projects, a science booklet and experiment, math manipulatives, board games, and fine motor exercises. A pay-by-the-month subscription is $38.95*, a three-month subscription is $36.95*, and a six-month subscription is $34.95*.


Kidable Adventures
Kidable Adventures offers DoodleBug Busy Bags, a monthly craft subscription for kids ages 3 to 9. Each month your child will receive between four and eight crafts, often seasonally-themed. Monthly subscriptions are available for $17.99* a month, $16.99* per month for two months, $15.99 per month for three months, $15.50* per month for six months, or $14.99* per month for a full year.


*Prices quoted as of November 18, 2015, and are not promised or guaranteed.


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