Even if your ward joins a coaching class, child's progress in developing the skills will largely be influenced by his/her way of perceiving things and will power to emerge by beating all the odds. Starting early helps as one can improvise on the mistakes done and try not to repeat them again as this is the only way of surviving in this competitive world.
There are innumerable famous and genius singers and musicians who had taken up music as their career, quite early in their lives. These forms of arts can be practiced and taken up by both- girls and boys as there is no gender bias here. If your child has good emoting skills, he/she can also take part in different theater workshops and plays.
Some More Art Activities for Kids
Decorating rooms, preparing attractive and colorful greeting cards, scrap-booking, preparing nice paper and cardboard items are some more art activities for young children. You can do them with a group of children so that you get some good company and finish your task faster.
Some kids can practice photography under the able guidance of an expert photographer. You can make Christmas gifts like Santa hats, packing gifts, etc.