8 Creative Drawing Ideas for Kids

While staying physically active is critical for growing children, the mind needs creative exercise, too. But the pen and paper routine can easily get old. Arts and crafts can be a great way to fill up a rainy day, keeping imagination and energy on high.

Use old school supplies or food, or tackle a more permanent home art project to entertain all levels of artist, from the stick figure extraordinaire to the junior Picasso. Color outside the lines with these alternative-drawing options.

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Meredith Carey

Meredith Carey is a journalist who lived and breathed sports through her school years. Realizing that college and adult life didn't hold daily practice, she turned to the gym and a mix of Pilates, barre, and dancing in her car.

Meredith Carey is a journalist who lived and breathed sports through her school years. Realizing that college and adult life didn't hold daily practice, she turned to the gym and a mix of Pilates, barre, and dancing in her car.

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