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Spiral Art

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Spiral Art
Spiral Art
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Create fun, colourful patterns with this classic art tool that has been loved for generations.

Spiral Art is a brilliant retro stencil set that allows your child to create amazing shapes and patterns in minutes. By mixing and matching the five frames, six cogs and four coloured pens your child can draw hundreds of different beautiful designs. It's easy to use and comes with full instructions. The frames also include mini stencil shapes like star, moon and heart, and there's even a handy pen holder.

Quick facts:
•Classic craft toy
•5 frames, 6 cogs and 4 coloured pens
•Hundreds of different patterns to make
•Also includes stencil shapes like star and moon
•Handy pen holder

Great for your child's development:
Thinking up fun things to do with Spiral Art kit – like decorating cards to give to friends – helps foster your child's creative side, and the patterns themselves feed your child's growing imagination. A spiral could become a picture of a tunnel, a flower, a star or an alien planet. Learning to put the pen-tip in the little holes and turn the cogs around and around is a fantastic way for your child to develop dexterity in their hands.

ELC star quality:
We love Spiral Art because we had so much fun playing with this toy when we were little It encourages your child to explore and enjoy traditional skills, while having a lovely time. There's something really magical about seeing the patterns take shape.

What you need to know:

Contents: 1 x outer frame, 5 x inner frames, 6 x cogs, 4 x pens, 20 x sheets of paper and 1 x instructions and ideas leaflet.

Not suitable for children under 3 years.

How to use Spiral Art: Place a sheet of paper underneath the frames. Use the coloured pens to move the cogs around the different frames to create amazing patterns. Create unique designs every time by mixing and matching the different frames and cogs.

Playing tips:

Spin the spirals
Let's move the cogs around the frame to create an amazing pattern. We can try different cogs, move the paper a little, and use more coloured pens to create our own unique designs.

Spiral art ideas
Create a multicoloured snake by spinning circles in a row, draw a car on top of spinning wheels, make beautiful spirals greetings cards – and enjoy inventing your own new shapes.

Great for:
Creating endless unique patterns
Exploring, designing, testing and trying
Experimenting with colours and shapes
Getting Mum and Dad ever so nostalgic…
… Can we have it back now please?

How does this help my child ?

  • Creativity
    Creativity

    This toy enables your child to express themselves artistically.

  • Hand to Eye Coordination
    Hand to Eye Coordination

    This toy helps your child to develop good reflexes.

  • Imagination
    Imagination

    This toy encourages your child to enjoy using their imagination.

Spiral Art reviews verified by Reevoo

(4.0 out of 10)
Fun Factor
4.2
Durability
3.9
Value for money
3.9
Overall rating
4.0
Scores 4.0 out of 10 based on 35 reviews
(9 out of 10)

Linda

Battle East Sussex GB
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Wide age range for use of this product
Reviewer left no comment
Confirmed purchase: 27 October 2014
Published on: 21 November 2014
(9 out of 10)

Dawn

Gloucestershire GB
+
Bought for Xmas gift,as its elc I have no problems with its safety and durability.
Reviewer left no comment
Confirmed purchase: 02 November 2014
Published on: 20 November 2014
(10 out of 10)

Has38

Milton Keynes GB
Lovely art gift for my friends 3 year old. She really enjoyed it.
Published on: 20 March 2014
(2 out of 10)

KtWoody

Edinburgh GB
A poorly made copy of the original spirograoph toy I enjoyed as a child. This is really difficult to use and definitely for much older children. Very disappointed
Published on: 13 January 2014
(8 out of 10)

Gemmsie

Hertfordshire GB
My daughter loves this but needs assistance with using the product. She is 5 years old and the guidelines should be for an older age group as it is a little tricky to use.
Published on: 25 October 2013
(2 out of 10)

Justy1

Surrey GB
I totally agree with the other reviews; this item is a total waste of money, poorly made and very disappointing. I read the reviews before I bought it, but stupidly, thought 'can it really be that bad?' Well I can honestly say it is a total waste of time. The frame is so fiddly to fit - we just gave up - and the kids got really frustrated trying to use it. It is going straight back for a refund, just on principle. Don't bother, even for a fiver.
Published on: 12 March 2012
(2 out of 10)

sarahscot

Fife, Scotland. GB
Bought for my 4 yr old who loves all things arty. There was no way he could use this himself, in fact I struggled to get it to work. The paper and pens supplied were terrible too. The whole lot was put in the bin after a couple of days - it's no fun for a 4 year old to sit and struggle and get frustrated and upset.
Published on: 31 October 2011
(2 out of 10)

faithless85

Somerset GB
My mum bought this for my 3 year old and its just pure rubbish! The only way to get it to stay is to turn it upside down, put the stencils in (thats like the red bit in the promo pic) put the paper on top then hold it all together and flip it over. The felt tips it came with were really 'wet', leaked through multiple layers of paper, thankfully I realised quickly and could clean off my table. A really REALLY poor product. Not worth the money.
Published on: 28 October 2011
(2 out of 10)

Liverpool1

GB
Bought this for my little boy as a reward and it was rubbish. The spirals didnt fit in the frame and woulnt work, he was very disappointed. Went in to the bin.
Published on: 13 September 2011
(2 out of 10)

kierap

GB
i bought this for my daughter and it has gone back. the stencils didnt fit inside the frame, so there was no spiral art!! really disapointed. Would not recommend to anyone
Published on: 30 August 2011

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Standard Delivery

Normally delivered within 5 working days (exclusions apply including postcode restrictions and extended timescales). Exceptional delivery circumstances beyond our control such as bad weather or courier delays may cause your order to take longer to deliver.

Express Delivery

Delivery within 2 working days to UK mainland addresses. Regrettably this service is unavailable for deliveries to Northern Ireland.

UK returns

ELC are happy to refund or exchange any unused merchandise returned within 28 days of purchase upon production of your receipt, as long as they are returned in an unused condition and in their original packaging. Please see Terms and Conditions for details. This does not affect your rights if the product is faulty or mis-described.

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