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PETIT ARTISAN INTRODUCE THEIR CREATIVE AUTUMN ACTIVITY KITS FOR KIDS - includes a scary Halloween pumpkin and trick or treat sweets basket!

Little hands need to be busy, and petit artisan’s Autumn Activity Kits are the perfect answer. A smart colourful paper carrier bag contains a range of seasonal papier maché toys for children to decorate with paints and brushes supplied.

Ideal for an hour or two of creative play anytime, and especially topical for the forthcoming half term holiday with Halloween at its very end, the autumn kits encourage children to enjoy making craftwork to treasure, or as gift for someone special.

petit artisan toys and kits are made exclusively from natural products sourced in Europe, and are ideal for keeping children entertained at home and at parties.

The kits contain everything needed to create a finished, decorated item and the autumn kits are aimed at children 5 years old and upwards.

Available to the public from September 15 via petit artisan’s website ( or by phone from 0118 956 91 83

This season’s kits include:

Halloween Pumpkin Set: suitable age 6+, costs £7.50. Very cute little pumpkin to decorate and put on the windowsill or to give as Halloween party gifts. Kit comprises: one papier maché pumpkin with lid in the shape of a hat; orange acrylic paint, black poster paint and a good quality brush

Halloween Sweets Basket: suitable age 8+, costs £8.00. Make your own little basket to collect those trick or treat sweets! Clever little basket made out of lolly sticks. Kit comprises: one set of small lolly sticks, one set of large lolly sticks, wood glue, orange acrylic paint, a piece of strong green string for the handle and complete with set of instructions and drawings.

Woodland decoupage kit: suitable age 6+, costs £9.00. This kit allows you to use the art of decoupage to create a woodland-themed container, suitable to use as a planter, a fruit bowl or simply as an attractive receptacle for little treasures. Kit contains: one wooden pot (9cm high x 9.5 cm wide), special varnish/glue, a flat paint brush and a set of four different napkins with a woodland theme.

Autumn fruits and vegetable sets: suitable age 5+, cost £8.00 per set. Each set comprises three items of either fruit or vegetables, a palette of 10 acrylic paints and brush.

Fluffy photoframe: suitable age 5+, costs £5.50. This kit is great for girls and comprises a square papier maché photoframe to decorate with fluffy threads, paints and the ceramic heart all included in the kit. A lovely present for grandma or godmother.

petit artisan sell direct, either through their website or by phone 0118 956 91 83. All costs include VAT but exclude postage and packing.


petit artisan, 17 Bath Road, London W4 1LJ T: 020 8630 9220

Press contact: Jane Martin/Peta Barsby, à propos, T: 020 8749 8849

Note to editors: images of petit artisan kits featured in this press release can be viewed and downloaded online at

Alternatively, à propos holds high resolution images of petit artisan’s Autumn Kits, and the rest of the range. Available via email or CD on request.

Samples of petit artisan’s kits are available for photography – also from à propos.

8 September 2004

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