Crafting has never been more convenient! We will deliver kits to your doorstep if you live in Ames, and if not, we will figure out a pick-up time. All of the following kits can be ordered HERE.
Include the bisque you choose along with 8 pods of acrylic paint and a brush.
Violet the Seahorse (3.75" x 2.5" x 6.75) $17
Lyda the Mermaid Bank (5" x 5" x 4.25") $20
Honey Pony (5" x 2" x 3") $16
Flower Ring Holder (4" Dia. x 3") $14
Little Birdy Dish (5" x 3.5" x .5") $11
Squatty Jar (3" Dia. x 1.5") $10
Norma the Gnome (3.75" x 3.5" x 7.25") $18
Nora & Nate Duo (4.5" x 2.5" / 5" x 2.5" x 2.25") $28
Sassafras the Gnome (5" x 2.75" x 5") $15
Images of each on midwestix.com. There is a limited number of each bisque design, so check back as new pieces will be added regularly!
Handmade cards are a great way to be creative and stay in touch with those we care about. Kit includes six blank cards with envelopes, a stash of special papers, fabric bits and rickrack, a roll of washi tape, glue, and a glue brush. We will add a nice lettering pen, so all you need is an address and stamp! $12
Mystical Twinkle Kit
Every little superstar needs special accessories! Kit includes a dowel, ribbon, tuelle, and glue to make a wand, and a mask and ring blank with gems, doodads, and glitter (which is optional for parents that don't want a potential sparkle mess). Choose from blue and green or pink and white. We will also include a personalized button with your kiddo's name. Directions included. $12
Canvas Painting Kits
Ames tattooist Hugo Kenemer is sharing his artistry with us and offering a set of limited edition, vintage tattoo designs. Capistrano Swallow and Flower Mandala are on 8" x 8" wrapped canvas, and Tecolote and Rosella of Good Fortune are on 11" x 14" wrapped canvas. The outlines are hand-drawn, ready to paint, and each one is signed by the artist. Ten paint pods and two brushes are included in the kits.
$25 for 8" x 8"
$35 for 11" x 14"
We have glazed the inside of these planters so soil, plants, and water can be added after you paint the outside. Kits include the bisque you choose along with 8 pods of acrylic paint and a brush.
Succulent Bowl (5" Dia. x 3.25") $17
Tri-Foot Succulent (5.5" Dia. x 3") $21
Parent Survival Kit
A craftapalooza to help get you through the days at home! Kit includes supplies for 2 mini accordion books, a koi fish windsock, a mounted dictionary page for painting/drawing, a personalized nameplate and a foam plate to make multiple prints on paper. Directions for each craft are included. $25
“Art is a way for people to process information in a very therapeutic way. Art can be that beacon of light that allows people to manage through very complex and challenging things. There’s a level of beauty connected with it that allows us to find balance and truth through the turmoil.” -Eric Nord