Idea Collective

One of the best ways to connect kiddos to the natural world is through hands on activities and projects that weave creativity into learning. IDEA Collective founders, Sam and Lindsey, are doing just this with there innovative, captivating, and incredibly fun maker kits! Based in Upstate New York, IDEA Collective was born from a mission to deliver interesting, STEAM-based learning directly to the home. Each eco-kit offers hands-on education on botany, biology, and ecology with a final sculptural product that is sure to be a source of pride.

IDEA Collective is focused on inspiring the next generation of planet-stewards. Each box is detail-oriented and built with the health of the environment in mind.

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Create, Learn, Grow!

Engage, excite and educate with IDEA Collective's incredible maker kits! Each kit is thoughtfully-made and the material inputs are just as important as the sculptural, mind-expanding final project. IDEA Collective understands the importance of knowing where your materials come from. That's why they're committed to a transparent and closely-connected supply chain, sourcing from small, American-made companies and businesses that have the intention of strengthening their local communities. All materials used are non-toxic, water-based, and heavy metal-free. From the markers, to the wood, to the paper, each component of their kits are put together with the health of people and planet at the forefront. Plus, all packaging is made with recycled and recyclable materials! Each kit includes a variety of engaging and educational activities that encourage children to connect to the world around them and take ownership over its longevity. From coloring books, to hands-on sculptural building projects, to a packet of non-invasive seeds, the fun and learning is endless! An exciting alternative to plastic-heavy or poorly made toys and activities, IDEA Collective has created an art-focused option for families looking for eco-options.

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