Many people love making things by hand and being creative. Christmas gift ideas for crafters are a huge, extremely popular market, and chances are you know someone in your life who enjoys this type of thing. There are a lot of little subcategories in arts and crafts, such as painting, sculpting, etching, and so on. Once you know what someone is interested in, then you can pick the right gift for them.
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Great Christmas Gift Ideas for Crafters
Brushes & Art Supplies
One good gift would be a quality set of paints and brushes. People often buy cheap brushes and paint for themselves, which can make it difficult for them to adequately create their paintings. By getting them a good set of brushes that won’t fray out or some paint that will retain the right color and consistency, you’re helping them better take their vision and put it on the canvas. Artists always welcome having new surfaces to paint. A set of quality canvas may be just right. Or some quality paints may in order. Artists can’t always fit the cost of paints or a nice set of art pens into their budgets. These gifts with an easel all the more special because they will reminded of you every time they use their gift from you.
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Arteza Painting Canvas Panels Multi Pack, 5×7Acrylic paint set 24 colors for Artists. Brush set. Paint kit for Canvas, Rocks, Wood, Ceramic, Fabric, Crafts. Non-Toxic & Vibrant-Perfect for Adults, Kids, Beginners, students. Rich Pigment & qualitT-SIGN 66 Inches Reinforced Artist Easel Stand, Extra Thick Aluminum Metal Tripod Display Easel 21 to 66 Inches Adjustable Height with Portable Bag for Floor/Table-Top Drawing and Displaying
If they haven’t already considered it, you could look into getting them a wood burning kit. Wood burning is becoming more popular lately, and it allows them to draw on wood by burning their designs into it. It can create a really rustic, old style look, making it great for creating house decorations. These should be reserved for adults and late teens, though, because the heating element in it can get very hot and could burn a child if they weren’t careful.
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One arts and crafts project that’s always popular is sewing. Sewing can be both creative and practical, in that you can create beautiful designs, but you can also repair things like clothes or blankets if they’ve been torn. Sewing often requires a good deal of materials, so new bundles are always needed. You might also look into getting someone a good machine, some high quality needles or some accessories that make threading it a bit easier.
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Need some Christmas gift ideas for crafters that love shaping with their hands? Then clay crafts might right up their alley. It’s a popular form of arts and crafts for all ages. Whether it be something as small and simple as kids’ craft kits or something more advanced like polymer clay or pottery clay. People can always have a good time making sculptures. For the more advanced artist, they can make things like cups or vases to use around the house, or simply make great decorative designs.
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Of course, there’s always the option of readymade kits as Christmas gift ideas for crafters. These kits come with instructions, materials, and tools in one bundle and allow you to make something with ease. The downside is that you can’t always be as creative as you’d like with these, but they are far easier, especially for younger people. Luckily there are more options on Etsy and even on Amazon for a more handmade style of craft kits, making them more special and inventive than your run of the mill manufactured craft kits. From cross stitch to wool felting, string art to macrame, and quilting to candle making there are kits available for your creative loved one this Christmas.
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Still don’t know what to get your favorite crafter for Christmas? Well I can vouch from personal experience we crafters love just about any supplies that go with our favorite crafts. And there’s always the tried and true gift cards if you’re completely stumped. Get some cute storage baskets or drawers and tuck away a gift card inside. Then they can pick out what they need to fill their storage with!