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Looking for fun things to do from the cozy comfort of your home this winter? Or a volunteer project for the whole family? Check out some of these options, as well as some tried and true suggestions from our own St. Louis Moms!

AR Workshop

Take home DIY kits, complete with all of the materials you will need to craft a fun project!  Instructions are included, as well as access to instructional videos. 

Courage & Grace DIY Art Studio

A local area art studio that hosts workshops and events, as well as offers takeaway kits so you can let your creative flair flow at home! In addition to hosting events for the 18+ crowd, Courage & Grace also offers mini-makers workshops for kids.

300 West State Street, O’Fallon, IL 62269

The Crafty Brush at Aerie Lane

While in-person workshops are offered, craft Kits-on-the-Go are still available!

427 South Main Street, St. Charles, MO 63301

Glazed and Confused

Open for in-studio painting, however

Take and Paint Pottery projects still available!

Jacoby Arts Center

Check out Jacoby Arts Center’s Free Art Club on Tuesdays! Perfect for ages 5 – 15, any skill level! The best part is that these kids workshops are FREE thanks to a generous local donor!

Jacoby Arts Center also offers JAC in a Box!  These home art kids are perfect for all ages!  You Tube videos accompany the projects to help you learn as you create!

Tuesdays 5 – 6:30 pm 

627 E. Broadway, Alton, IL 

Mommy’s deSIGN Farm

Offering public workshops, but also private workshops you can host in your home!

1060 Rue St. Catherine Street, Florissant, MO 63031

The Painted Pot

Pottery-to-Go, Clay-to-Go, and Parties-to-Go are available

to purchase online!

3772 Monticello Plaza, St. Charles, MO 63304

Painted Zebra

Studio is open, however Take it and Paint it Kits are also available.

10907 Manchester Road, Kirkwood, MO 63122

That Painting Spot

The studio is open, and Pottery and Canvas Painting Kits

To-Go are also available.

12798 Olive Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63141

St. Louis Public Libraries

Take and Make Kits are free crafts for kids and teens.

Kits are first come, first serve

and new kits come out each month!

Various St. Louis Public Library Locations


Grab a to-go decorating kit (cakes, cookies, cupcakes, and more!)

2550 State Hwy K, O’Fallon, MO 63368

United Way’s Volunteer Center

Do-It-Yourself Project Guides

Looking for a family project that you can do at home that will enrich the lives of others?  The United Way has a list of Do-It Yourself projects, complete with instructions for you to complete and drop off at a local area non-profit.  Community partners accept donations across the STL area.

YuCanDo Art Studio

Arts & Crafts kits can be made in the open studio,

or you can take them home. Pick up and shipping available.

20 Allen Avenue, Webster Groves, MO 63119