I did a huge roundup of must-have arts and crafts supplies last year, and Mrs. Tricycle recently wrote a great post on must-have Pinterest art supplies for toddlers. Charlie draws independently every day, and Olive is becoming a little budding artist herself. Her preschool teachers tell us that she always heads for the art table during choice time.
Now that Charlie is 5, we’ve been able to expand our art supplies beyond the basics. We have many drawing tools from which to choose, and both kids use everything — markers, pencils, pastels, colored pencils, pens — except crayons for some reason. I think we should just use them to make melted crayon art! Here are some items we’ve added to our art supplies: