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Top 10 Toys for Coloring and Drawing

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New products go beyond your standard box of crayons for lots of creative fun.

1. Monster Art Center Kit

The best art supply kits for kids have lots of choices in pencils, paints, pastels, and more. The Monster Art Center Kit from Alex certainly fits this description. Oppenheim Gold Award

2. Creativity for Kids Do Art Kits

Kids learn how to really "do art" with these new kits from Creativity for Kids. Find kits for landscapes, faces and features, flowers, and basic sketching and drawing.

3. Getting Started Drawing and Sketching Kit

Designed to introduce kids to advanced drawing techniques, this kit is appropriate for all elementary-age artists. Faber-Castell

4. Doodle Faces

35 feet of doodling paper, pencil, and of course the great Klutz instruction and idea book.

5. Crayola Tracing Desks

Fashion design for girls and car design for boys. These are lots of fun. Binney-Smith

6. Oil Pastels

Take the next step from crayons to oil pastels. You can blend the colors to make secondary colors. Various

7. Totally Awesome Art

Creativity for Kids makes the kit with Faber-Castell art products. Well done

8. Ed Emberley's Drawing Book of Animals

Even a parent can draw animals with Ed Emberley's steps. Also check out other Ed Emberley drawing books.

9. Watercolor Art Set

A nice kit for beginning watercolor painting. Actually, these are pens and crayons with brushes for watercolor effects, better for little ones. Creativity for Kids/Faber-Castell

10. Drawing for the Artistically Undiscovered

Drawing lessons done in the great Klutz style - easy and engaging for kids with supplies included.

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