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April 8, 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.  Products and kits can be ordered and delivered directly to individuals, or some businesses are offering curbside pick-up.

  • Strung By Shawna | Create string art at home. Each kit includes all materials, step-by-step instructions and a technique video to walk you through the project. All of the DIY kits are completely handmade and assembled. Order one of the kits online today to be shipped directly to your home. 
  • Boomdyada | Is offering $10 DIY kits for your Stay-at-Home enjoyment. Projects include "Birds of a Feather" Dry Terrarium Jars, Wheatgrass Cups, Succulent Books & Cups, or Moss Terrariums. Order online from Boomdyada and all materials will be shipped to your home.
  • Hot Pots Pottery | Get Arty at Home with Hot Pots Home Delivery! Enjoy some Art Therapy with the FAM or Treat your Homeschooler to Some FUN Art! Place 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 will be adding more options too! We are offering low $5 shipping and FREE shipping with $75 orders. Shop online here.
  • Print & Press Shop & Studios | Letterpress Jess has the perfect cards for your DIY projects and to send to all of your family and friends to let them know you are thinking of them. Paint Your Own Watercolor Cards Kits includes: Four letterpress cards with matching envelopes and a mini watercolor paint set. Kits are $24 and are available online.
  • Best Bib & Tucker | Get a Craft Kit for $15. Kits include materials to make three bangle bracelets, two styles of headbands, and a tassel key fob. Message Best Bib and Tucker on Facebook or Instagram to order yours to be direcly shipped to your home!
  • 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! Kids will enjoy the D.I.Y. Sundae Pack for just $20 that includes 3 pints of ice cream of your choice, pre-packaged sprinkles, M&M’s and gummy worms. Kids can’t have all the fun, right? They are launching "Do It Yourself Adult Milkshake Menu" where they will provide you with all the ingredients (mini bottles of alcohol included) along with step by step instructions as to how to make your very own Pav's Adult Milkshake. Live within 7 miles? Delivery is FREE and curbside pick-up is also available. Order your DIY Kits online today.
  • Mary Ann Donuts | Use your creativity to decorate and enjoy a Stark County favorite; Mary Ann Donuts! 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 | Order your Cookie Decorating Kits for $23. Kits include 12 cutout cookies (prebaked), 3 piping bags of their homemade cookie buttercream frosting, sprinkles and candy for decorating. To order your kits message the bakery on Facebook or email
  • Peace, Love and Little Donuts has DIY Decorating Kits available.

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! 


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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