Drawing Patterns: Ages 9 û 15 years The kit comes with 8 color-coded markers, 2 stencil cards, 16 pattern cards and 32 heavy paper activity pieces along with an instruction booklet. Pattern cards give 4 step instructions on how to make a particular pattern using the stencils and markers. So, the pattern is 'built' using layers. The pattern cards also show the suggested colors. The instruction booklet explains the process. This combines making some parts easy to do with tools like the stencils but also showing the process.