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November 20, 2020 -- Creative juices flowing? Order an activity kit online from one of the local make and take retailers.

Several Stark County businesses are getting creative by offering their traditional in-store products as at-home activity kits. What some refer to as “make and take” experiences, are now becoming take and make at home activities.  This Holiday Season -- give a gift that was made from the heart or give the gift of creativity to someone you love. 

  • Boomdyada | Make a holiday decoration with your family in the comfort of your home!  Boomdyada is offering mini Christmas tree kits to decorate at home and to follow instructions with a YouTube video or over a Zoom chat! Order online from Boomdyada and all materials will be shipped to your home.
  • Hot Pots Pottery | Get Artsy this gifting season! Make memories while making a decoration for yourself or a one-of-a-kind gift!  Submit orders online and we will pack up all the goodies and ship them by UPS or USPS to your house. We have pottery, canvas and laser cut wood sign options. We are offering low $5 shipping and FREE shipping with $75 orders. Shop online here.
  • Pav's Creamery | Pav’s is your go to place for delicious ice cream all year long and now they are bringing that goodness to YOU!  Everyone will enjoy the D.I.Y. Sundae Pack for just $15 that includes 2 pints of vanilla kustard, pre-packaged sprinkles, nuts, peanut butter and caramel.  Every Christmas movie marathon needs ice cream to make it complete! Call one of the Pav’s locations to place your order or click here to buy online!Make sure to follow the ArtsinStark Facebook page for daily updates on more make-and-take project ideas with items that you already have at home! 
  • Mary Ann Donuts | Put your skills to the test while decorating one of the delicious donuts from Mary Ann Donuts!  Enjoy the tasty treats, or wrap them with a bow and give to your friends and family for a delicious holiday treat!  Kits are just $9.99 and include 6 donuts, icing and seasonal sprinkles. Call to order your kits at one of the following Mary Ann Donuts locations: Route 62 location 330.580.9300, West Tusc location 330.477.1400, Hills and Dales location 330.478.9500.
  • Sprinkle City Sweets | Have a tasty decorating contest at home for some fun for the whole family!  All of the fun and none of the stress, Sprinkle City Sweets is offering decorating kits full of prebaked cookies, frosting and all the holiday toppings! To order and see availability message the bakery on Facebook or email
  • Peace, Love and Little Donuts has DIY Decorating Kits available.  Looking for a break from Christmas cookie decorating?  Wanting to spice up your cookie trays this holiday season?!  Try a decorating kit from Peace, Love and Little Donuts to add a fun flair into your holiday baking routine without the clean up.
    • Peace, Love & Little Donuts of North Canton boxes include: Get a dozen for $20.00 or a half dozen for $10. With a dozen you get 12 plain donuts, 4 frostings and get 4 toppings. The half dozen you get 6 plain donuts, 2 frostings and 2 toppings. Please call to order your boxes  330.526.6123.
    • Peace, Love and Little Donuts of Canal Fulton: Kits include 12 blank donuts, 2 icings, & 4 toppings for just $20. Please call to order your boxes at 330.970.9130. 
  • Chocolate Creations | Experience chocolate like never before!  Learn the history of chocolate and how it’s made while watching your custom made, one-of-a-kind candy bar being made.  Personalize a candy bar for a holiday gift and make one for you to enjoy too!
  • Best Bib & Tucker | Homemade gifts are the best way to spread holiday cheer!  Best Bib and Tucker are offering snowflake crafting kits and macrame necklace kits to let your creativity to soar at home! Best Bib and Tucker on Facebook or Instagram to order yours to be directly shipped to your home!
  • Canton Museum of Art | Get the whole family involved with making gifts for all of your family and friends!  The Canton Museum of Art is offering in person and virtual classes for children, teens and adults!  Visit their website to register for a class today.
  • Massillon Museum | Keep the creative juices flowing with the help of the Massillon Museum!  Offering a variety of classes with different mediums, you’ll definitely find one that works for you!  Visit their calendar of events to discover your next holiday project


Allison Rowe


Allison Rowe is the Marketing Coordinator for Visit Canton.  She enjoys shopping, spending time with friends & family, going to concerts, and watching football!  Allison can be found trying new restaurants, exploring museums, and hanging out at Canton First Fridays. Have an update or comment about the blog? Reach out at

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