You want to do what you can to spark your child's imagination and help to get their creative juices flowing. There are many different types of toys and games that help children be creative. You can learn about a few of the popular choices below:
Paint sets and supplies
You can get your child a set of paints and encourage them to paint pictures of anything they want. There are even child sized easels so your child can feel like a real artist. For smaller children, you want to purchase them finger paint that is non-toxic. As your child gets older, you can get them other types of paints and brushes so they can get more detailed with their artwork.
Children's tool kit
For a toddler, you can get them a tool kit that allows them to build small projects while using tools. Not only will this help them learn how to put together ideas to create complete projects, but it also helps them to develop their hand-eye coordination. Some of these kits come with expansion kits so your child can continue making new projects.
A train set allows your child to have fun putting the track together, but it will also come with scenery and other pieces that allow them to create an entire city around the track. Once your child puts the track together and sets up their city, they get the satisfaction of turning the train on and watching it make its way around their creation. They will also be able to change things up anytime they want and make an entire new city.
Jewelry making kits
If your child is at the age where they can enjoy doing arts and crafts, you should consider getting them a jewelry making kit. The kit will come with everything they need to make pieces of jewelry. The kit will come with different supplies in different colors so your child can get creative. They will be able to use their imagination and have a great time while they make their own pieces of jewelry for their friends and family.
You can give your child Legos so they can make their own creations over and over again. These sets even come with custom lego minifigs that look like people in certain professions, allowing your child to create cities, businesses and other environments with people they can put in different positions.
When you watch your child use their imagination you'll find it hard to resist jumping in and having a good time with them.