Art Nest Kits

New Selection of Art Kits Now Available!! Check out our Art Camp in A Bag Series! 


gelliplate printing
Chihuly inspired sculpture
nest making

 Art Kits For All Ages

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Pickup Details: I will have the kits at my studio in town at 40W 4th Street, Front Royal. When you order we will work out a time to meet at my studio. 

Shipping Details: If you would rather I ship your kit, I use UPS or USPS for all shipping. I will include the shipping cost to your invoice.  

Payment Details: Now accepting Venmo and Apple Pay!  PayPal (, Venmo (@Mary-Cook-142), or Apple Pay (919.389.7001).  You can also pay with cash at time of pickup. Exact amount as no change can be made.  

STEAM and Process Based Art kits, $20 for each kit. Choices include options for kids to Adult.  

Art Kit Menu:

Art Camp in a Bag Summer Series: $60; Each Camp Bag will include materials to create 3 projects based on the theme chosen. 


Center Stage:  This is a puppet-making kit that includes materials and instructions to create puppets, and directions to make a stage set for your puppets. Children will create their own characters through drawing, create a story around their character, and then recreate their character drawings into puppets. 


Under the sea: This kit includes a variety of materials to create sea and sea creature inspired artwork. We will venture under the sea to create a variety of artwork, paintings, mixed media, and sculptures focused on the awe-inspiring beauty of oceans with sea life, and more. 


Once Upon A Time: an art kit bag filled with magical art play fun! The kit will include instructions and materials to create wand making, potions and spells, wings and crowns, fairy gardens, dragons, and more.  Specify what fantasy your child is most interested in, for example, fairies or wizards.  The kit will include 3 magical process-based projects. 


Action!  This action-packed kit is filled with enough materials to create three fun and messy art projects!!  The kids will create art experiments, learning new techniques of art-making in a fun, fast-paced, and super messy way! 


Art in Nature:  This kit will include materials and instructions to create three nature-inspired art projects. Each kit will include seasonal-based projects.  Examples of projects might include Bee Hotel, birdhouse, air dry clay nests and eggs, nature weaving, journey sticks, toad abode, and more. 

Individual Art Kits:

Chihuly Inspired Spring Flower Sculptures: Art and Science come together to create a Chihuly inspired blown glass sculpture out of plastic! The kit includes different size plastic cups, permanent markers, and glue sticks. Complete instructions and examples for inspiration. 

Nest Sculpture kit: Using air dry clay you will learn how to make your own bird nest sculpture complete with baby bird eggs. What better way to celebrate the coming of spring?! All materials included making one nest with eggs: clay, paint, and complete instructions. 

Artist Trading Cards (ATC)**All AgesLearn how to make your own artist trading cards! Included in the kit: blank trading cards, glue, paint, pencils, collage bits, and complete instructions for how to make and trade your cards!

Learn Basic Art Techniques:  Prices vary on this kit due to materials cost. Suitable for all ages. This will be customized to a specific technique you are interested in learning more about. Watercolor, drawing, painting, printmaking, etc.

self portrait kit
printmaking kit
pivate lessons for adults
watercolor kit