Kids Summer Camps

Kids Summer Classes and Camps 2015

Does your kiddo have a desire to learn how to sew, knit, quilt, or weave? Do you want your kids to attend an insanely fun summer camp with other kids their own age? Home Ec. Summer Camps are perfect for your kid(s)! Summer 2015 brings with it amazing, ALL NEW summer camps as well as popular camps from last year featuring new activities and projects!  
Each camper will develop lifelong skills through fun, interactive projects. Every camper will leave camp with their own handmade creations, along with a special surprise that will always remind them of Home Ec. summer camp! The schedule below provides information about each of the camps. The cost includes instruction, as well as all of the supplies necessary for the crafts.

Cancellation Policy*
We require at least two weeks notice if you are going to cancel your child's registration to one of our camps.  There will be a $50 cancellation fee taken out of your refund.  If you cancel  two weeks or less prior to the start of the camp, we are unable to offer a refund or store credit.  No make up dates will be offered if your child misses any days of camp.

Kids Class: Pillowcase
Monday, July 13, 9-11 am
$35, all supplies included
In this camp, every camper will make their very own pillowcase. An amazing (and surprisingly easy) pattern that shows no seams will be the project for this class, and it will be completed within the class time. Campers will be able to pick out their own fabric and learn about using sewing patterns. 

Kids Class: Embroidered Clock
Tuesday, July 14, 9-11 am
$35, all supplies included
Learn the basics of embroidery while making this super cute (functioning) clock.  This class will take you through the basics of embroidery, and you will go home with the perfect addition to any room.

Kids Class: Zippered Pouch
Wednesday July 15, 9-11 am
$35, all supplies included
Kids sewing a pouch? With a zipper?! You heard us right! This pouch is the perfect size for anything from pencils to toys or other handmade creations! This pattern is super easy and kids love it! Your kiddo can start the year off right by learning to sew a one-of-a-kind creation. No prior sewing experience needed.

Wise Owl Back Pack
With Codi Josephson
Friday, July 17, 3-5
$35 all supplies included
Learn to sew this playful drawstring backpack and embellish it with your own wise owl.

Quilting Camp
Monday-Friday, July 6-10, 12-3
$225 (all supplies included)
Ages 8 and up


Quilting camp is back by popular demand! Kids will make a whole quilt within the week! The pattern this year is Windows and Walk, designed especially for our Home Ec. Summer camps. Campers will learn to cut, sew, tie, and attach a separate binding. This is a fun quilt from start to finish. By the end of the week, each camper will have a quilt that they sewed themselves and the skill set to continue on without fear into more quilting adventures!

Fairy Tale Crafts Camp
Monday-Friday, July 20-24, 9-12
$199 (all supplies included)
Ages 8 and up
Once upon a time, there was a Home Ec. camp that allowed your kid to be transported to the magical world of Fairy Tales. Each craft will be inspired by a classic fairy tale and include a Little-Red Riding Hood Doll, Three Little Pigs finger puppets, a Princess and the Pea pocket pal, and a embellished skirt fit for a princess.

Fun with Felt Camp
Monday-Friday, July 27-31, 12-3
$185 (all supplies included)
Ages 8 and up
Join us as we construct tiny terrariums, colorful ornaments, fun Pinecone People and Owls, coasters, and travel game boards. Kids will leave camp with amazing felt projects and inspiration for future felt endeavors!

Paper Craft Camp

Monday-Friday, August 3-7, 9-12
$195 (all supplies included)
Ages 8 and up
We'll start off Paper Craft week by making our own paper! Then campers will learn how to embellish paper by marbling and stamping.  They will quill incredibly-cute animals and learn how to create paper mache. Although a few paper cuts may ensue, campers will be having too much fun to care!
Up-cycled Craft Camp
Monday-Friday, August 10-14, 9-12
$185 (all supplies included)
Ages 8 and up

All week long, campers will learn about different ways of repurposing objects into amazing projects. Campers will be able to make Hot-Air Balloons out of recycled paper, use toilet paper rolls to make Holiday Crackers and a Knitting Mushroom, take a glass jar and turn it into a snow globe, along with many more activities! This is the perfect opportunity for kids to learn about all of the different ways that crafting can be environmentally friendly and fun!