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Creativity | Good Stuff to Have Around

This list is just a small sampling of the many items that are great to have around for creative pursuits.



Creativity - Good Stuff to Have Around

Good stuff to have around for creative fun:

construction paper
printer paper - plain, colored
poster board
white board, chalk board
cardboard
pencils
pens
markers
white board markers
crayons
chalk
paint
paint brushes
tape
glue
scissors
stapler
hole punch
string, yarn
rubber bands
clay and/or play doh
food coloring
drop cloth
foam rubber
styrofoam

stickers, Colorforms
pipe cleaners (chenille stems)
cork
glitter
stencils
beads
buttons
feathers
rubber stamps
cotton balls
toothpicks
felt pieces
craft sticks
magnetic tape
wax paper
foil
clear contact paper
paper plates, cups
puppets
clothing for dress-up
costumes, masks
sheets
cardboard boxes
musical instruments

sponges - different shapes and sizes
miniature figures - dolls, men, animals...
paper clips - different sizes and colors
books, magazines to cut pictures out of
building toys - Lego, K'nex, Lincoln Logs...
rocks - different shapes, sizes, and colors
wood blocks, pieces - different shapes and colors
creativity software - drawing, stamping, building, making...
drawing toys - Spirograph, Etch-a-Sketch, Magna Doodle...