Art, Craft & Creativity Apps

We’ve seen a huge increase in amazing apps that are full of fun arts and crafts ideas for children. Kids love to make things up and unleash their creative side. Try using the ideas in these apps as the inspiration for even better ideas.

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Go on a drawing adventure with Artie and his magic pencil in an app designed to help kids learn to draw basic shapes.

Go back to a simpler time and interact with a classic doll house in Fuzzy House.

Pepi House gives users an in-depth look at daily life within a household by offering an interactive dollhouse-like experience that will stimulate language skills, imagination, and creativity.
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Sago Mini Robot Party is an entertaining and creative app that will spark the imaginations of toddler and preschool users as well as encourage them to build self-expression skills and ...
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Bamba Space Station is an app that will encourage exploration and creative play with young children as they immerse themselves in the space station’s many rooms and activities.

Leviatopia takes kids on a journey to a city in the belly of a whale. Is it a real place or it is just a dream?
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Create Storytime is a fun and child-friendly app that will encourage creative writing in a rather structured way. Children can create professional-looking ebooks featuring their own ideas, but some may ...

From the teacher's hair to the artwork on the walls, kids get to decide what the classroom looks like in Art Gurus.

Put on the Wunderglasses and watch the city come to life in The Wunderglasses, a truly imaginative app.

Kids become directors as they create and narrate their own animated stories.

Painting Lulu Coloring Books For Kids is a little artist's dream app! With lots of fun coloring pages to enjoy and the option to create your own coloring pages, this ...

Kids rule the school in this educational addition to the Toca Life series.

Sam Plays Saxophone is a pleasant e-book with a small selection of activities to supplement the story, but it may not live up to the levels that the price might ...

My Little Place lets kids choose from a series of fun activities and preferences that make them feel in control.

Build early writing skills and gain a sense of shape, motion, and letter awareness with Ready to Print.

Kids create silly monsters by themselves or collaboratively in this highly creative and fun app.

My Felt World opens up four imaginative scenes and provides children with a wide selection of felt characters, animals and props to encourage creative visual play.

CreAPPcuentos is a creative story building app that is perfect for your imaginative story teller at home. With loads of stickers, narration features, and puzzles too, this app is great ...
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Sticker Story-the Storybook Creativity Kit for Kids is a fun and creative way to nurture self-expression and story-telling in children from preschool through middle elementary grades.

It's time for a dance party with Crayola DJ where kids put their DJ skills to the test as they mix tracks and sound effects to create sweet beats.

Makesto takes story creation to a whole new level with the freedom for children to craft, illustrate, narrate and produce their very own stories. Fun for children of all ages!

A delightful little tale about crayons provides positive messages about self-acceptance and self-confidence for kids.
5th grade apps

The apps we’ve chosen for our reviewed and recommended list for 5th grade include basic fraction concepts, searchable math video tutorials, visual and written creativity while creating professional-looking books and ...
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Book Creator for iPad is a fantastic tool to encourage authors and illustrators of all ages and abilities to express themselves and share their work with family, friends and even ...
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Mad Libs, the word game that makes learning parts of speech worthwhile, is great fun for players of all ages and stages. There’s something timeless about nonsense, and this app ...
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Foldify Zoo - Create, Print and Fold Paper Animals! is one of those rare apps that reaches out into the real world and gets kids interacting beyond the screen of ...
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TeleStory will keep kids of nearly any age entertained for hours on end as they take on the challenges of writing, directing and filming shows that will fire up their ...

Mr. Glue Stories puts a unique spin on the traditional storybook app by allowing readers to customize each story with their own sound effects, characters, narration, and illustrations to be ...
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Young users will love exploring the amazing world of Alfie Atkins! With cool DIY vehicles, friendly creatures and people, and interactive animations around every bend, this app will keep kids ...
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Inventioneers opens the door to creative and inventive play by challenging users to solve problems. Users can position objects and tiny helpers called Inventioneers to accomplish each goal while learning ...

The Word Creativity Kit provides a unique system to explore the interplay between text and visual design that will stimulate artistic creativity as well as creative writing and self-expression.

Opera Maker is a fun, creative app that allows children to enjoy a few favorite operas and create their very own. Great for the creative child who loves creating their ...
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Painting Gallery offers coloring book pictures, varied backgrounds, and blank canvas for young artists to make their own using 30 colors and 100 stickers. Young children can save their work ...

ShapeKit is an entertaining and creative way to learn about shapes. It allows several levels of creativity, will encourage young users to explore, and offers an opportunity to save and ...

Bogga MagicEducationQualityEntertainmentValueChild FriendlySummaryBogga Magic lives up to its name in that it will entrance most young children. Make the most of this app by playing with your child, and you ...

Broaden kids' artistic horizons as they squiggle, draw, and color, and then watch their artwork come to life with fun animations.

Coosi Box is a creative art app that takes your little artist's masterpieces and turns them into exciting animations. A great app to create, color, and share pictures.

Arrange the gears and pull the screen to the next level in this increasingly challenging, but fun science-based game for kids.

Make A Scene: Easter is a fun sticker app for young children to explore their creativity as they craft a variety of pictures and scenes to share.

Ruby and her grandmother head to the kitchen to bake while Max joins in with his usual antics in this fun baking app.


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