Teach Kids The Art Of Building With Our Kids Wood Crafts Range!
The next time you need something for the kids to do that's entertaining and educational, why not introduce them to the wonderful world of kid’s wood crafts? Woodcrafting is a timeless activity that can be enjoyed by all ages and used to make many different projects, while also developing critical thinking and fine motor skills.
Riot Art & Craft have all of the craft kits and supplies you'll need to get kids into woodwork. From woodcraft construction kits and pre-cut plywood shapes to our incredible 3d woodcraft items that are ready to be painted, decorated and used - pick up a pack for your kids or give them as birthday gift to someone creative.
Add our products from Art Star, Urban Crafter and more to your wish list or pop them in your shopping cart for checkout and enjoy free delivery over $99 Australia-wide!
Art Projects - Things to Make and Do - Craft Activities For Kids
Creating a wooden model has never been easier with our Art Star craft kits and supplies! Whether your kid is just starting out or has been building for years, there's no end to the amount of fun projects to create for all skill levels and ages. Let little ones build their own masterpiece or guide them with a planned project for something more complex. Here's just some of the items you can spend an afternoon creating:
1. DIY toys, such as dinosaurs, robots and animals
3. Bird house
4. Play tent
5. Pencil box
6. Wooden stamps
8. Caddy for paints
Different Wooden Items and Accessories Available
We've got all of your DIY craft projects with wood covered. Shop our craft packs of balsa wood, plywood sheets, dowel sticks and coloured matchsticks to build something from scratch or use our pre-cut shapes for a head start. We've got fun t-rex models, star wands, alphabet letters, numbers and geometric shapes to paint, glue and decorate with pom poms, sequins, pipe cleaners, buttons and much more.
We've also got 3d wooden puzzle kits to design your own jigsaw puzzle and fantastic 3d model objects already constructed and ready for decoration, including chairs, mirror and drawer set and latched boxes for storage, makeup or jewellery.
Improve Fine Motor Skills
Riot Art are leaders when it comes to educational toys and supplies to grow little minds and encourage them to do great things. Woodworking is an amazingly beneficial activity for kids that combines creativity with mathematics and engineering to grow developmental and critical thinking skills. From building to playing with wooden blocks, wood crafts increase hand-eye coordination, evolve fine motor and motor planning skills, boost confidence and teach perseverance and focus.
Simple Woodworking Projects For Middle School Kids
For kids who are a little older, grow their building skills with projects that require more focus and detail. Make a DIY wind chime by stringing pieces of wood to a planter and adding our coloured bells by Teacher's Choice. Create a name sign to hang on the bedroom door and use an alphabet kit to glue on names and decorate. Adorn your garden with a wooden bee house or simple bird feeder, make a cup holder for their favourite drink or craft a handy block for crayons and help them to drill holes in the top so each crayon can sit upright for easy selection.
Popsicle Stick Crafts For Kids
Using popsicle sticks, match sticks and dowel sticks is a great way to introduce little ones to woodworking without the need for any power tools. All you need is our range of Art Star non-toxic PVA glue, some embellishments and colour. Check out these fun projects you can make with wooden sticks:
1. Popsicle stick basket
2. Popsicle stick paper lantern. For kids who want a challenge, try an icosahedron lamp to test their mathematical skills and knowledge of geometric shapes
3. Popsicle stick ship
4. Matchstick artwork
5. Dowel stick diorama. Use sticks to hold up structures and act as core support for model projects
Father and Son Wood Projects
Working on a wood project is the ultimate bonding experience for parents and kids. Guide your sons and daughters to create amazing creations and use the bigger power tools to take their projects to the next level.
From simple home decor items, such as a bird feeder, wall shelf and storage box, to more complex projects such as model buildings, airplanes and tables - kids will learn fast under your care and supervision. You can even create intricate laser cut works with a laser machine or get technical and make a mechanical model or music box that you can both enjoy!
Kids Woodworking Kits
A kids woodcraft assembly kit or model kit is the easiest way to get little ones into woodworking. We've got all of the pieces you need in a single pack, plus pre-cut shapes to decorate, pegs to hang masterpieces, wood puzzles to design and 3d objects to paint and use. Shop our balsa wood, plywood, matchsticks and dowel sticks, then pick up a hot glue gun, some paint sets and embellishment craft kits to finish off the project!
Brands We Recommend
At Riot Art & Craft, we only stock the most trusted kids craft brands that are loved by teachers and parents all over Australia and the world. Find quality products at affordable prices by Art Star, Urban Crafter, Hobby Line, Tim & Tess, Teacher's Choice, Carnival Arts & Crafts and much more.
FAQs About Kids Wood Craft Items and Supplies
What Can Kids Make From Wood?
With the right assembly model kit, there's no limit to the incredible creations that kids can make from wood. Whether they build it from scratch or paint and decorate our pre-cut products, here's just some of the things that are possible:
1. Tyrannosaurus model
2. Photo frame
3. Wooden chair
4. Wind chimes
5. Jewellery box
6. Treasure chest
What Is A Good First Woodworking Project For Kids?
There's plenty of beginner-friendly projects to do with a wooden model kit that require no or minimal use of tools. Kids can work with parents to create simple items, then add their own personality to the finished work with sequins, feathers, buttons, pipe cleaners, glitter and more. Try these projects:
1. Name sign
2. Wind chimes
3. Photo frame
5. Storage box
What Handmade Items Can Kids Make With Woodcrafts?
With supervision from parents while using power tools, kids can create their own handmade items to use around the home. When they're done, they can add colour, texture and bling with paint, crayons, sequins, googly eyes and much more! Get them started with these easy DIY projects:
1. Crayon box
2. Bird house
3. Lego coat rack
4. Simple shelf
What Is The Best Website Selling Wood Crafts?
Riot Art & Craft is the best online place to go for kids wood crafts and supplies. From our construction kit 3d and woodcraft model packs with dowel sticks, balsa wood, plywood and matchsticks to glue, paint, pom poms, felt, sequins and more - we've got all of the best sellers from the biggest brands to create any project with rave customer reviews to prove it!