CAMPS

Summer Sewing Camps:

Learn to Sew this Summer!

Made By Me Sewing Camps are designed for sewers of all skill levels ages 8 and up.  Kids will learn hand and machine sewing techniques while making a variety of fun projects. Camps are limited to a maximum of 8 children per session so each student receives plenty of individual attention.  Our four-day camps run every week from the beginning of July until the middle of August.  We have morning, afternoon and full-day sessions available.

Extreme Bedroom Makeover:  $225 including supplies

Tues – Fri: July 4 – 7; 9 am to 12 pm

Mon – Thurs; July 31 – August 3; 9 am to 12 pm

Learn to sew and re-decorate your room in style! In this camp you will make simple and stylish accessories to personalize and organize your space. Projects include wall organizers, fabric baskets, bunting flags and a sweet stuffy for your bed!

American Girl Camp:  $225 including supplies

Tues – Fri; July 4 – 7; 1 pm to 4 pm

Bring your doll to camp and make a matching outfit for both of you! Learn how to make some super easy doll clothes for your 18 inch doll and a matching simple skirt or leggings for you. Please note these clothes will fit most 18 inch dolls.

Beach Camp:  $225 including supplies

Mon – Thurs; July 24 – 27; 9 am to 12 pm

Get ready for your summer holiday! In this camp we will be making a swimsuit cover up, a zippered sunglasses case and a roomy beach tote to toss it all in.

Sleepover Camp: $225 including supplies

Mon – Thurs; July 10 – 13; 1 pm to 4 pm

Learn to sew and make some great items to take with you on your next sleepover, including a sleep mask, zippered pouch pajama shorts and a stuffy!

Fashion Camp – Youth (ages 8 to 11):  $225 including supplies    

Mon – Thurs: July 10 – 13; 9 am to 12 pm

Mon – Thurs: July 24 – 27; 1 pm to 4 pm

This camp is designed for the budding fashion designer in your family. Students will explore the fashion design process by creating mood boards and rendering fashion illustrations. After that they will be inspired to choose their fabric and sew themselves a simple skirt or dress using a commercial pattern. Some previous sewing machine experience is recommended for participation in this camp.

Fashion Camp – Teen (ages 12 and up): $450 including supplies

Mon – Thurs; July 17 – 20; 9 am to 3 pm

This camp is designed for the budding fashion designer in your family. Students will explore the design process by creating mood boards and rendering fashion illustrations. Next they will use that inspiration to choose their fabric and sew themselves a top, dress or a skirt using a commercial pattern. Skills learned in the camp include taking body measurements and working with a commercial sewing pattern; how to make minor fit and design alterations to a sewing pattern; working with interfacing, proper pressing techniques, how to sew darts, facings and linings and installing zippers and buttonholes. Some previous sewing machine experience is recommended for participation in this camp.