Join us for the Great American EMOSY Fidget Challenge on July 22, 2023!
The EMOSY Fidget Kit
The EMOSY Fidget Kit is the official hands-on activity tool for participating in the Great Emosy Fidget Challenge. It is a manipulative for sensory activities, and a creative art activity to help focus, relieve stress and promote relaxation.
- It can be very useful for the individual or groups who want to make art as a collaborative create-and-play experience.
- The EMOSY Fidget offers a source of entertainment and diversion in situations where individuals may feel bored or restless. It can be a helpful tool during long commutes, waiting times, or any situation where individuals need a pleasant and engaging distraction, such as rainy days, blackouts or disasters.
- Find new ways to use the EMOSY Fidget with online prompts and challenges.
- This manipulative can be converted into a fixed work of art by gluing each piece to the board with white hobby glue (not included).
- Share your art with the online community.
The EMOSY Fidget provides a range of benefits, including stress reduction, improved focus, sensory stimulation, customization options, fine motor skill development, and entertainment. Its versatile nature makes it suitable for a wide range of individuals, offering a valuable tool for promoting well-being and engagement in various settings.
Extra pieces are available for purchase to expand your design options.
The Great American EMOSY Challenge
Take it further with the Great American Emosy Challenge! It’s a fun contest that allows groups or organizations to use the Fidget Kit together. You’ll nurture your creative spirit, tell your story through art, and share it with the members of your group.
Perfect for groups of any size, the Challenge is a fun and easy way to provide stress relief, work on communication skills, and let your inner artist out to play.
Join our online community to connect with others and share your stories in a supportive and inclusive environment. We’ll also provide prompts and challenges to help you get started.
Click on the videos below to hear from satisfied users of the EMOSY Fidget, sharing their own true stories.
The EMOSY as a Zen Garden Activity
The making of art has potential therapeutic benefits. The ancient Zen Garden and the EMOSY activities have much in common. Think of the canvas board as an EMOSY Zen garden as you move your pieces to create your images and develop your story.
- Stress Reduction: Engaging in the process of creating a EMOSY Zen garden can help reduce stress and promote relaxation. The repetitive actions of selecting, arranging and focusing on the present moment can be calming and meditative.
- Mindfulness and Meditation: Building an EMOSY Zen garden encourages mindfulness and the practice of being fully present in the moment. As you engage with the garden, you can cultivate a sense of awareness, focusing on the sensory experience and the task at hand. This can promote relaxation, clarity, and a sense of inner peace.
- Emotional Well-being: The process of designing and tending to an EMOSY Zen garden can be emotionally rewarding. It offers a creative outlet for self-expression and allows individuals to channel their emotions into a peaceful and contemplative activity. It can provide a sense of accomplishment, satisfaction, and joy.
- Cognitive Stimulation: Creating an EMOSY Zen garden stimulates the brain by engaging in various activities, such as planning the design, problem-solving, and arranging elements in a visually pleasing manner. It can enhance cognitive skills, including attention, concentration, and spatial awareness.
- Sensory Experience: EMOSY Zen gardens provide a multi-sensory experience that can be soothing and therapeutic. The feel of the shapes of the pieces, the sound of moving, the sight of carefully arranged elements, and even the scent of incense (if used) can create a serene and immersive environment, engaging multiple senses and promoting relaxation.
- Symbolic Meaning: EMOSY Zen gardens often incorporate symbolic elements, such as the color, shape and size representing mountains or islands, and glass patterns representing water or waves. Engaging with these symbolic representations can evoke a sense of harmony, balance, and tranquility, providing a symbolic journey towards inner peace.
- Time for Self-Care: Creating and tending to an EMOSY Zen garden provides an opportunity for self-care and self-reflection. It offers a dedicated space and time to focus on your well-being, disconnect from daily stressors, and prioritize your mental and emotional health.
It’s important to note that the therapeutic benefits of creating an EMOSY Zen garden may vary from person to person. Some individuals may find it deeply relaxing and meditative, while others may appreciate the aesthetic and sensory aspects. Ultimately, it is a personal journey that can promote overall well-being and a sense of tranquility.