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Safety Alert

Michaels Recalls Spin Art Kits Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, in cooperation with the firm named below, today announced a voluntary recall of the following consumer product. Consumers should stop using recalled products immediately unless otherwise instructed. It is illegal to resell or attempt to resell a recalled consumer product.

Name of product: Creatology Spin Art Kits

Hazard: The battery compartment in the spin art kit can overheat, posing fire and burn hazards.

Remedy: Refund

Consumer Contact: Michaels at 800-642-4235 from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. CT Monday through Friday or online at www.michaels.com and click on "Product Recalls" at the bottom of the page for more information.

Units: About 110,000

Description: This recall involves spin art kits sold under the Michaels private brand Creatology. The 34-piece kit includes one battery operated spin art wheel with cover, paint, paint brushes, and paper. The recalled art kits are blue and have SKU number 197861 and one of the following UPC codes printed on the barcode on the box.

Color

SKU number

UPC codes

Blue

197861

042409093252, 042409930601, 042409093115, 042409093061, 042409931141, 069545093113, 400100663486

 

Remedy: Consumers should immediately take the recalled spin art kits away from children, stop using them and return them to any Michaels store for a full refund.

Incidents/Injuries: The firm has received two reports of battery compartments overheating in the spin art kits. No injuries have been reported

Sold At: Exclusively at Michaels stores nationwide and online at www.michaels.com from August 2011 through February 2018 for about $25.

Distributor: Michaels Stores Procurement Co., Inc. (MSPCI), a subsidiary of The Michaels Companies Inc., of Irving, Texas

Manufactured In: China