These art activities for babies and toddlers will encourage your child to begin to engage with various art materials while creating their own unique masterpieces. For children ages 2 and up, please see "Play Activities."
**Most of these experiences are suited for children 6 months and up though some are better for older toddlers
**You are responsible for ensuring that each activity is safe and appropriate for your child.
Art experiences are a great way to let young babies explore their creativity and develop their fine motor skills.
As they grow, babies can learn to recognize colors, shapes and patterns, as well as develop their hand-eye coordination.
Art activities can be adapted to meet each baby's individual needs and abilities, and provide a fun and creative learning experience. From finger painting to squishing pom poms, there are a variety of ways for babies to explore the world of art. With the right materials and parental guidance, babies can develop their creativity and imagination while enjoying art activities.
Below we provide structured art experiences however we encourage you to allow your baby to simply explore art matierals whenever possible!
Check out our experiences for each theme, by clicking on individual tabs.
Click on an image to head to that experience.
Themes are listed in alphabetical order.