5 kits créatifs pour débutants : développez de nouvelles compétences !

5 creative kits for beginners: develop new skills!

In this article, we'll introduce you to five creative activity ideas for beginners that will help you develop new creative skills. Learning new skills is beneficial for our brains, our emotional well-being, and our personal development. Handicraft activities for adults are a great way to stimulate our creativity, our imagination, and reduce our stress level. This is why we have chosen to offer you a selection of creative kits for beginners , to help you discover new manual activities and develop your creative skills. Whether you are a newbie or already have some experience, these kits are designed to provide you with an enjoyable and rewarding experience. Let’s discover together these 5 creative kits for beginners:

1) Painting kit

Our different painting kits

At JOY!, we offer different types of painting kits to meet everyone's wants and needs. For beginners, we recommend paint by number kits which allow you to create paintings easily and without difficulty. For those who want to personalize their fashion accessories, we also offer painting kits to personalize your sneakers.

paint kit for sneakers and textiles

All-inclusive kits!

The paint kit to personalize your sneakers includes all the materials necessary to complete your project. In the kit you will find acrylic paint specially designed for shoes, as well as an assortment of brushes to allow you to create precise patterns and details. The kit also includes gloves, a pot of primer to prepare the surface of the shoe and a pot of polish to protect your creation.

Tips for painting your shoes

If you are new to painting, don't panic, we have some tips to help you get started. First of all, it is important to properly prepare the surface of your shoe by cleaning it thoroughly with a cloth dampened with mild soap and water. Then let it dry completely before you start painting. We also advise you to make sketches and sketches to help you visualize your project and better organize yourself.

Project ideas to do with the paint kit

The paint kit to personalize your sneakers offers many creative possibilities. You can make abstract patterns, illustrations inspired by your favorite characters, quotes, sports team logos, and much more. Let your imagination and creativity run wild and create unique shoes that reflect your personality.

2) Embroidery and knitting kit

At JOY!, we offer a wide variety of embroidery kits to suit all desires and skill levels.

Our embroidery and knitting kits

For beginners, we recommend sock embroidery kits, simple and fun projects to decorate your socks with original designs. We also offer embroidery kits to make cross-stitch canvases , punch needles, knitting kits to make hats and decorative embroidery.

The Beginner Embroidery Kit includes all the materials needed to complete your project. In the kit you will find an embroidery hoop to stretch your fabric, an embroidery needle, threads of different colors and a canvas with the embroidery design. We also offer more advanced kits with more complex techniques and more elaborate designs.

Tips for getting started with embroidery

If you're new to embroidery, we have some tips to help you get started. First of all, it is important to tension your fabric tightly on the embroidery hoop to make embroidery easier. Next, use different colored threads to bring your pattern to life and add nuance. Don't hesitate to practice on a similar fabric before starting on your final project.

Project ideas to make with an embroidery kit

The embroidery kit offers many creative possibilities. You can embroider geometric designs, animals, plants, quotes, and much more. With embroidery, you can decorate your clothes, your fashion accessories, your cushions or your bags to give them a unique and personalized style.

3) Macrame kit

The macramé kit is perfect for beginners who want to learn this weaving technique. With this kit you can learn how to make different macrame creations, such as wall hangings, earrings, key rings and wall hangings.

The materials included in the beginner's macramé kit include ropes of different sizes and colors, wooden rings, scissors and detailed instructions to guide you through your project step by step.

Tips for getting started with macrame:

  • Start with simple projects to familiarize yourself with basic techniques.
  • Use quality ropes and different colors to give texture to your creations.
  • Be patient and take your time to tie each knot accurately.

Project ideas to make with the macramé kit:

  • Wall hanging with geometric patterns
  • Macrame earrings with beads
  • Macrame key ring with a pompom
  • Macrame wall hanging with fringes and floral patterns

4) Homemade cosmetics kit

If you're concerned about your health and the environment, you've probably already considered making your own beauty products.

Homemade Cosmetics Kit is an easy and affordable way to create your own natural and organic beauty products at home. It contains all the ingredients needed to create quality products, such as essential oils, natural waxes, butters and plant extracts.

Tips for getting started with home cosmetics:

  • Follow the instructions exactly: Make sure you understand the instructions before you start making your products.
  • Use quality ingredients: choose natural and organic ingredients for premium products.
  • Pay attention to hygiene: make sure you work in a clean environment and disinfect all equipment used.

Ideas for products to make with the homemade cosmetics kit:

  • Gentle makeup remover
  • Moisturizing lip balm
  • Nourishing day cream
  • Dry shampoo

5) Zero waste product kits

The zero waste product kits offered by JOY! allow beginners to reduce their consumption of disposable products and create their own environmentally friendly household or beauty products.

The zero waste kits contain all the ingredients necessary for the manufacture of different household and cosmetic products. It also comes with a complete guide to help you easily make your products.

Presentation of the materials included in our kits to make cosmetics:

The kit includes different ingredients such as baking soda, essential oils, soda crystals, soaps, vegetable waxes, butters and vegetable oils, as well as accessories such as spray bottles, glass containers and labels to identify your creations.

Tips for getting started with zero waste products

It's important to become familiar with the ingredients and recipes before you start creating your own products. You can start with simple, easy-to-make recipes and then progress to more complex recipes as you become more comfortable. It is also essential to follow the safety instructions to avoid any accidents.

Product ideas to make with the zero waste product kit

You can use the kit to make household products such as all-purpose cleaners, dishwasher tablets, washing powders, dishwashing detergents and disinfectant sprays. You can also create beauty products such as lip balms, face creams, deodorants and shampoo bars. The possibilities are limitless !


All in all, learning new creative skills can be an incredibly rewarding and beneficial experience. Not only will this allow you to discover new and exciting hobbies, but it can also boost your creativity and reduce your stress levels.

At JOY!, we offer a variety of creative kits for beginners, including painting kits, embroidery kits, macramé kits, home cosmetics kits and zero waste products. Each of these kits includes everything you need to get started, plus tips for getting started and ideas for exciting projects.

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