Your precocious teen thinks they own the world. They know everything you need to know about top trends, pop-culture, and music. And if you have an artsy teen finding the right gifts on Black Friday AU can seem an insurmountable challenge. How can you find what’s hip and age-appropriate for your teenage boy or girl? Discover hot Christmas gifts both unique and trendy with this artsy teen gift guide.
For the visual artist
What to get the young artist in your life? You want them to explore their creative talents. Christmas gifts for kids who like to draw or paint this year is a 3D pen. A 3-D pen brings your teen’s drawings into the 21st-century. Create small sculptures just by drawing—Fuse traditional analog sketches with innovative technology.
For the comic book artist
Your teen would love an Apple iPad to draw original digital creations, especially if they are a comic book artist. With helpful software and an easy-to-use interface, an Apple iPad provides all the tools your teen will need to create their new exciting comic book universe.
For the budding filmmaker
Does your young auteur spend dozens of hours behind a camera? Are they continually posting crazy movies online? Would they rather spend the weekend watching classic Kung Fu movie marathons instead of hanging out with friends at the theatre? Then try getting them a full film collection of their favourite Director. Film buffs will love a movie scratch-off poster which lists the top 100 movies of all-time. Buy your teen a consumer variety 4K digital camera. Don’t forget that all teens love awesome movie swag.
For the culinary genius
Not all creativity takes place on a canvas. Some artsy teens love to showcase their individuality through food. This year and press your artists in the kitchen with a family heirloom cookbook, a world spices and seasonings collection, or their recipe journal. A personalized recipe journal gives your adolescent a place to catalogue exciting new recipes and the photos of their original food creations.
For the crafty teen
Is your teen a maker? Do they like to craft innovative art using unusual materials? Are they a recyclable art guru? Some kids make magic with almost anything. Give them some fabric quick, a sewing kit, or some discarded plastic and they invent. Buy them their fashion designer kids or a personalized embroidery kit. Give them the ultimate art craft supply kit with everything like sequins, ribbon, colourful paper, and beads to create everything they need this year. For the budding jewellery designer, a luxury bracelet kit with real silver and gold charms will inspire.
Your talented teenager needs the right supplies to express themselves. This holiday season surprises your child with the tools to discover art. Whether your teen makes films, bakes cakes, or designs their jewellery, give them a gift of creativity. On Christmas morning they will appreciate the time you spent finding the right presents for them. Encourage originality and inspiration. Help your young artist realize their incredible vision.