The Cactus Rainstick is a fantastic small Chilean cactus rainstick shaker. It is made from natural Chilean cactus, this music instrument shaker is great for children. They will be fascinated by its sounds as they turn it and listen to the trickling sound of the rain. It is a fantastic way to keep your children entertained, whilst also introducing them to the sound of music from a very young age.
It is finished with a colourful woven band and makes for a great gift! In regards to development in children, music instruments have been known to help to develop social skills, rhythm, and even improve memory. The earlier that children are exposed to music and the different sounds that music can produce, the more they will gain from such advantages. They may even go on to play an instrument themselves, which will bring in a number of additional benefits both in terms of academics and personal development.
The Cactus Rainstick are made from deadwood, that is cleaned and hollowed. Then cactus needles are spiked into the interior, which is then filled with pebbles. The shaker is then sealed tightly to ensure that the pebbles cannot come out, even if the rainstick is thrown or shaken. A rainstick shaker is suitable for anyone who enjoys music. Like musicians for use within the studio, the sound also persistently makes its way into the film industry. They are great gifts for younger children who find them intriguing and work as a fantastic way to keep your child calm and relaxed, whilst also providing them with a distraction if they are upset or distressed.
15cm cactus rainstick from the Atacama in Chile, all of our cactus is deadwood collected by mule from hills high inland. Then they are cleaned and hollowed. Cactus needles are used for spiking into the interior, which is filled with pebbles before sealing. The sound of rain from the desert. Finished with a colourful cotton wrap. This is our most popular type of rainstick, a simple but authentic Chilean shaker. Sometimes a clear non toxic varnish is applied to our rain sticks to give them a shiny finish and provide protection.