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    7 Soothing Crafts To Try If You're Looking For A New Hobby

    Had a long day? Craft. Nervous hands? Craft. Racing thoughts? Craft.

    Trying a new craft can be straight up intimidating, but it can actually be really therapeutic to make something just for the sake of making something.

    Even if you don't consider yourself to be a particularly "crafty" person, everyone is capable of creativity. If you've got too much stress, too much angst, or even just too much time on your hands, there's a craft that might just help you out. So, here are a few satisfying crafts that don't require a ton of artistry, but will take up your time in the best kind of way.

    1. Pick up some needles and yarn to try and knit away your worries.

    2. Fold some origami to help you slow down when your mind is racing.

    3. Knead together a few ingredients to make some satisfying slime.

    4. Color between the lines to shut out negative thoughts and focus your attention.

    5. Shape clay into a bowl or sculpture to get out your internal frustrations.

    6. Give nervous hands something to do with a needle and thread.

    7. Scrapbook the good memories when everything feels like it's on fire.

    Did I leave anything out? Share your favorite craft and why you love it in the comments!