The Education Show 2017

Creativity International Ltd logoWe are delighted to announce that we will be returning to The Education Show at the NEC in Birmingham next month. Running from 16th-18th March, this show is a must for teachers, classroom assistants or anyone who works in the education sector. You will be able to find us in Hall 7, stand N50 and we will be showcasing a wide range of art, craft and classroom display materials as well as stationary and some bargain deals on some of our end of line products. Our friendly team will be on hand to offer advice or answer any queries you may have so if you’re planning on attending make sure you drop by our stand to say hi!

Woodland Buddies Now Available!

Woodland Buddies Now Available!

Woodland Buddies LogoWe are delighted to announce that our brand new Woodland Buddies Sew and Collect range is now available to buy on our website and from selected retailers! This range has been created with the aim of encouraging children to tap into their creative side as well as improving their concentration and hand/eye co-ordination. The kits are easy to make and come complete with everything you’ll need to create your buddy – including a safety needle, thread, fabric with pre-punched holes, toy stuffing and instructions. Each buddy is available separately – with their own distinctive pack – or as part of a ‘Sew and Play’ kit that also comes with a bonus activity sheet! Take a closer look at each of our buddies below to help you decide which one you’d love to take home with you!

Willow the Fox.Willow the Fox

As soon as you think of woodlands then foxes are one of the first animals that spring to mind. Willow the Fox loves to play hide and seek, so why not take her home so she can play with you to her heart’s content?

 

Hoots the OwlHoots the Owl.

Owls may be nocturnal, but our poor little Hoots is scared of the dark! She’s in desperate need of someone to take her home and give her the love and attention she needs to fight her fear!

 

 

Finn the Frog.Finn the Frog

Finn the Frog is an energetic little fellow who loves to play leap frog with all his friends! He’d be right at home in an active household…especially if there’s water nearby!

 

Heidi the HedgehogHeidi the Hedgehog.

Heidi the Hedgehog sleeps all day and plays all night, but she’s very shy when you first meet her. Once she gets used to you though she will be your friend for life…just watch out for her prickly back!

 

 

Barney the Badger.Barney the Badger

Barney the Badger is a quiet creature that loves to live underground with his family. He might look fierce when you first see him, but he’s a big softie deep down!

 

Hazel the SquirrelHazel the Squirrel.

Hazel the Squirrel loves to climb trees, so she’d be over the moon to live in a house with a big garden that she can explore! She’s also crazy about nuts, so make sure you have a large supply to keep her happy!

 

 

Woodland Buddies Assortment

These kits are available to buy now on our Creativity Crafts website (see link below) for £3.99 each, or £12.99 for the Sew and Play kit. For more information on which retailers will be stocking this range – or if you are interested in stocking it yourself – please contact us on 01384 485550 or sales@cilimited.co.uk.

Creativity Crafts – http://www.creativitycrafts.co.uk.

 

 

 

Top 5 Mister Maker A5 Project Craft Kits!

Go Crafty Indoors logoCan you believe we’ve reached week 3 of our ‘Go Crafty Indoors’ promotion already? We’re happy to say that it’s going from strength to strength, so to keep the momentum going we have compiled our top 5 Mister Maker A5 Project Craft Kits. These are perfect for budding mini makers as they are easy to make, improve hand/eye co-ordination and encourage children to be as creative as possible!

 

Animal Hand Puppets.Endangered Animal Hand Puppets

Unleash your mini maker’s wild side with our Animal Hand Puppet kit! As well as enhancing creativity, this kit also allows children to learn more about endangered animals. Each kit includes PVA glue, felt, wool, a plastic needle and wiggly eyes to allow you to make two puppets – a tiger and elephant. Who knew learning could be so much fun?

Mister Maker Foam CreaturesFun Foam Creatures.

One of our newest additions, this kit is a perfect activity for a rainy day. Each creature is easy to assemble as the foam pieces simply slot together to create a super fun 3D pal! There are enough components in every kit to create three foam creatures – a snake, frog and lizard.

Collage Frames.Mister Maker Collage Frames

The right frame is essential for any work of art or favourite photograph and now your mini maker can make the perfect frame with our Collage Frame kit! Each kit can make up to six frames and they all include PVA glue, a felt pen, assorted pom poms, wool, card, foam shapes and a paintbrush. A brilliant way of giving your images the attention they deserve!

Mister Maker Sock PuppetsSock Puppets.

This kit is a particularly popular item in this range and is a simple and fun way of keeping mini makers entertained for hours on end. Each kit contains enough material to create two brilliant sock puppets – a dog and rabbit –  so we guarantee it will provide endless amounts for fun for both the young and young at heart!

 

Pencil Toppers.Mister Maker Pencil Toppers

Give your stationary a new lease of life with our Mister Maker Pencil Toppers kit! Each kit can make up to five toppers – in the form of an adorable furry friend – and includes assorted pom poms, chenille stems, PVA glue, wiggly eyes, feathers and foam shapes. There’s no better way to brighten up boring pens and pencils!

You can view all these products along with the rest of our Mister Maker range on our Creativity Crafts website or on our Amazon selling page. Some products are also available from selected retailers. For more information please contact us on 01384 485550 or email sales@cilimited.co.uk.

Creativity Crafts: http://www.creativitycrafts.co.uk/

Amazon: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Creativity-Papers/b/ref=bl_dp_s_web_1740122031?ie=UTF8&node=1740122031&field-lbr_brands_browse-bin=Creativity+Papers

 

Top 5 Mister Maker Boxed Kits!

Go Crafty IndoorsOur ‘Go Crafty Indoors’ promotion is in full swing now so we wanted to keep the momentum going and give you some more brilliant craft ideas. Last week we gave you our top 5 Mister Maker Mini Makes so this week we decided to turn out attention to our Mister Maker Boxed Kits. Not only do these kits enhance creativity, but they also make brilliant gift ideas for family and friends!

 

Bumper Craft Box.Mister Maker Bumper Craft Box

Keep your mini makers entertained for hours on end with this brilliant bumper craft box! Each box contains 5 of our A5 Acetate kits – 3D Foam Models, Colour and Cut Jungle, Finger Puppet Making, Make a Face and Play Stick Pets – and so will provide over 30 hours of crafty fun! It also comes in a sturdy container to provide ease of storage and keep everything neat and tidy!

 

MM Pet Puppet Theatre3D Puppet Show.

Let your children’s imagination and creativity run wild with this fabulous puppet kit. Available in two different variations – aliens or pets – this is perfect for a group activity or project. Each kit includes everything you’d need to create and put on a fantastic show – the box even doubles as the theatre stage!

 

Doodle Drawers.

Mister Maker Doodle DrawersAn essential addition to any mini maker’s collection! This kit includes over 1500 craft items and 4 different activity projects so it is perfect for honing craft skills. The box also provides an ideal form of permanent storage and helps to keep everything together. A perfect gift for any craft enthusiast!

 

Mister Maker Magic Make CaseMagic Make Case.

The packaging for this kit is based on Mister Maker’s own case as seen in his ‘Around the World’ series. There are hundreds of different crafty essentials included such as poly shapes, assorted paper/tissue, felt shapes, pom poms, rainbow craft sticks, chenille stems, sequins, wiggly eyes, ribbon and a fun sticker sheet. Plus everything comes in a sturdy box with a handy plastic handle for ease of storage and transportation.

 

Mug Decorating Kit. Mister Maker Mug Decorating Kit

A perfect project for a rainy day! This easy and fun kit is made up of a porcelain mug with a pre-printed Mister Maker themed design, 5 different coloured marker pens and gift box. There’s no better way to enjoy a lovely cup of tea!

 

You can view the full range of our Mister Maker products on our Creativity Crafts website or on our Amazon selling page. Some products are also available from selected retailers. For more information please contact us on 01384 485550 or email sales@cilimited.co.uk.

Creativity Crafts: http://www.creativitycrafts.co.uk/

Amazon: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Creativity-Papers/b/ref=bl_dp_s_web_1740122031?ie=UTF8&node=1740122031&field-lbr_brands_browse-bin=Creativity+Papers

 

 

 

 

 

 

Top 5 Mister Maker Mini Makes!

go-crafty-indoors-smallJanuary marks the start of our ‘Go Crafty Indoors’ promotion so we decided to put our heads together and come up with some ideas to give you a heads start! To kick things off we have put together a list of the top 5 Mister Maker Mini Makes. These kits are a perfect way to get you started in our promotion as they provide hours of entertainment, stimulate learning through creative play and, at £1.99 a pack, are superb value for money!

Springer the Grasshopper.Springer Mini Make

Put a spring in your step with this cute craft kit! Budding mini makers can make the adorable Springer and realise that not all bugs are creepy or scary!

 

StripesStripes Mini Make the Tiger.

Get to grips with one of the largest cats around with this mini craft kit! Everything you need to make the cute but fierce Stripes is included so you’re sure to be the coolest cat in town!

 

 

Wacky Wobblers.Wacky Wobblers Mini Make

Let loose with the brilliantly bonkers Wacky Wobblers! Each kit contains enough materials to make three wobblers that are guaranteed to keep you entertained for hours on end!

 

Twiggy Mini MakeTwiggy the Giraffe.

Reach new heights with one of the tallest animals on the planet! Create the charming gentle giant Twiggy with this super fun kit…but make sure you take care of her extra long neck!

 

Space Puppets.Space Puppets

Go out of this world with this brilliant space themed mini kit! Create your own inter-galactic adventures with three different puppet designs – perfect for improving craft skills and enhancing the imagination!

 

You can view the full range of our Mister Maker products on our Creativity Crafts website or on our Amazon selling page. If you’d like more information on any of these products you can contact us on 01384 485550 or email sales@cilimited.co.uk.

Creativity Crafts: http://www.creativitycrafts.co.uk/

Amazon: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Creativity-Papers/b/ref=bl_dp_s_web_1740122031?ie=UTF8&node=1740122031&field-lbr_brands_browse-bin=Creativity+Papers

 

 

 

 

Frankfurt Paperworld 2017

frankfurt-bannerWe are happy to announce that we will be returning to Frankfurt’s Paperworld show at the end of next month. This international trade fair is an excellent opportunity to make connections in both the education and retail sectors as well as getting a first glimpse of any new products that are ready to hit the market. It will run from 28th – 31st January at the Frankfurt Exhibition Centre and our stand will be located in Hall 4, Level 1, Booth A32 (inside the Creative World section). If you are planning on attending then please pop over and say hi!

Christmas Gift Ideas

As the big day is getting ever closer, we at Creativity thought we’d put together a list of gift ideas if you’re struggling to sort out those last minute presents. All the items listed below are available either on our Amazon selling page or our Creativity Crafts website (links are at the bottom of this post).

Mister Maker Boxed Kits.image1

Our range of Mister Maker Boxed Kits provide hours of creative fun for your little mini makers. From the firm favourite Doodle Drawers through to our Alien and Pet 3D Puppet Show kits, there is something for everyone and the best thing is that everything you need is included in the box!

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These are perfect stocking fillers if you’re in need of something small to finish off your presents. Each kit is only £1.99 and the range is so vast you are guaranteed to find something that appeals to boys and girls alike. This range was also designed with the idea of ‘craft on the go’ in mind so each design is quick and easy to make.

 

Natural History Museum Range.image2

We are particularly proud of our exclusive Natural History Museum kits as they provide hours of fun as well as prompting discovery and understanding of the natural world. From dinosaurs to the Coral Reef, sloths to the Rainforest these kits showcase a vast range of Mother Nature’s beauty.

Jewellery Making Kits.

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Perfect for anyone you know that has a flair for jewellery! Our top selling standard kit contains enough materials to make 20 bracelets and 24 necklaces, whilst our other four kits provide variation as they are based on specific themes: warm, cool or bright colours and wedding jewellery respectively. Guaranteed to keep your loved ones busy for hours as well as honing their creativity and hand/eye co-ordination.

 

 

Scrapbooks and Scrapbooking Kit. image3

Our range of Creativity Scrapbooks provide hours of fun whilst also encouraging children to use their imagination. There are six books in total with each one based on a specific theme – adventures, pirate stories, fairy stories, drawing, travel activities or colouring your own calendar. Or if any of these don’t take your fancy then what about our card and scrapbooking kit? This contains everything you would need to make fantastic and unique scrapbooks.

Creativity Crafts: http://www.creativitycrafts.co.uk.

Amazon: http://amzn.to/2hvgYEj