Looming would be a great summer craft for children, It is a craft for all ages with projects in all varieties which range in difficulty, Provocraft Knifty Knitters are sold at many stores and on line retailers. They are reasonably priced and the items are useful and lovely, Knifty Knitters are an economical way to start on loom knitting. . It works best to start on the round looms. Joann has the looms at a reasonable price. Check it out. Your child will be delighted. Buy yourself one,too, other wise once you see how it works you will want to do it too.