Whether you are quarantined at home, feeling restless and uninspired, or just looking for a new passion, Soap Hub has your back! We scanned the Internet and found some possibilities for those on the lookout for a new hobby or just a fun project. Check out what’s on our Top Five and see if anything intrigues you.
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The Ukulele was developed in the 1880s and introduced to Hawaiians by three Portuguese immigrants, cabinet makers, who delighted the islanders with nightly concerts using the ukuleles that they had crafted. King Kalakaua was a huge fan of the arts, incorporated it into royal performances, forever associating the instrument with Hawaiian culture. Everjoy has created a beautiful craftsman beginner’s Soprano Ukulele set so you can master the classic instrument and bring a little bit of the Islands into your home today.
Masterfully designed with superior-quality basswood for the body, maple for the bridge with different color nylon strings for each note, rosewood for the fretboard, and stunning mahogany. The beginner’s set includes a carrying case, digital tuner, strap, picks, microfiber polishing cloth, spare string, a How-to-Play songbook, box, and message cards. There are also free online teaching videos. Everything you may need to play like a professional and release your inner islander.
The word Bonsai translates to “tray planting.” It is the art of growing trees and shrubs, of many varieties, in small containers. The joy and the artistry of the process is in the pruning, the design. Planter’s Choice Bonsai Starter Kit is a complete package that gives you everything you need to start today
The kit comes with 4 tree seeds, in seed-safe vials, for a Rocky Mountain Bristlecone Pine, Black Poui, Norway Spruce, and Flame Tree, 4 biodegradable growing pots, 4 bamboo plant markers, 1 expanding soil disc, a bonsai clipper, and a wonderful, yet comprehensive, instruction booklet. This unique DIY project is the perfect gift for all ages, any occasion, a solitary art piece, or a science project with the kids. Start creating living art today!
Bring out your inner Banksy with the Master Airbrush Master Performance G223 Pro Set with 3 nozzle set sizes, a quick disconnect coupler, and a plug with a built-in airflow control valve. The 3 nozzles tips allow you to use for extra fine detail, background spray, or overall spray. The airbrush cutaway handle allows you to flush and clear air passages, and the fluid control knob controls the paint flow and provides easy trigger adjustments. It is a high performance, versatile, and user-friendly.
For those of you unfamiliar with the world of airbrushing, this tool can be used for graphic arts, make-up, cake decorating, temporary tattoos, automobile graphic painting, hobbies, crafts, fine art, and nail art. The all-purpose kit is ideal for beginners, students, or advanced artists. If you are looking for the perfect gift for the artist in your life, look no further. Or maybe you need to let loose the artist in you.
If you are looking for a great school history project, a craft project to do with the kids, or just know someone who loves to build models, check out the National Geographic Construction Model Kit and learn more about Leonardo Da Vinci’s improved designs. The kit comes with the parts to construct and build three medieval warfare machines: an ancient catapult, a Ballista (an enormous crossbow), and a Bombard (early design of a cannon).
Each model is fully functional, sending projectiles up to 15 feet in the air, and comes with 15 projectiles, and 18 paper targets. The three 3D wooden puzzle models take an estimated 1 – 3 hours each to assemble. No tools necessary, just laser-cut wooden components, rubberbands, sandpaper, and simple instructions. Let the battles begin!
With a slogan like Feed your Passion, Love your Craft, Hearts and Crafts based out of Brooklyn, New York, is more than a business but a way of life, based on mother nature herself. The Soy Wax DIY Candle Making Kit was created with plant-based ingredients, free of unhealthy chemicals. All-natural, irritant-free, and stain-free. More importantly, safe for your loved ones.
Each kit comes with 5 lbs of soy wax flakes, 100 pre-cut 6-inch wicks, and 2 centering devices. Customize your candles with coloring, flower petals, scents of your choosing, add inspirational messages or quotes to your candle containers. Make them for yourself, stock your pantry for emergencies, or gift candles to others. With a flicker of imagination, a new hobby is born. Light up your crafty sense, and discover the art of making candles in your own home.
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