Got access to a mini lathe and some gouges? If so, thanks to
Harry Potter, magic wands are very popular with young
and if she has long hair, turn some hair sticks
Sliding top treasures box, too young for jewelry, with "freckle
wood" (birdseye maple) on top.
Or, if you want to encourage saving money, a tree bank or the like
And if you want to do a marionette (sp?) - how about the