Summer 2020 Kids Textile Camps

Sample Week (Sewing and Knitting)

Level: Open to kids ages 8-17

 

Cost: $275, plus $10 fee for materials. 

Before and after child care may be arranged for an additional cost. Students bring their own lunch.

 

When: These week-long camps run 9:00 am-4:00 pm Monday through Friday June 15-19 (FULL), or  August 24-28 (FULL).

Touch on many aspects of the textile arts with a focus on sewing and knitting. Students will have the opportunity to complete a knitting and a sewing project. A more-relaxed class to introduce kids to world of textiles and have the opportunity to try it out. 

Sew Much Fun (First-Timer Sewing)

Level: Open to kids ages 8-17

 

Cost: $275, plus $25.00 for fabric (acquired on a field trip) because half the fun of sewing is shopping for fabric!  Before and after child care may be arranged for an additional cost. Students bring their own lunch.

 

When: These week-long camps run 9:00 am-4:00 pm Monday through Friday July 6-10, (FULL) or  August 10-14.

Have fun learning how to sew. Learn about your machine, discover different stitches, how to read and cut out patterns. Students will complete two projects. Learn basics sewing skills. 

Sewing Daily

Level: Open to kids ages 8-17

 

Cost: $285, or $75 a day. Before and after child care may be arranged for an additional cost. Students bring their own lunch.

 

When: These week-long camps run 9:00 am-4:00 pm Monday through Friday June 29 - July 3 (FULL)

Daily workshops with a new, small project for each day. All levels of sewers will enjoy playing with fiber. Sign up for the whole week or just the days you want. Learn some basic how-to sew skills and have fun creating.

School Release Days Fall 2020

Cost: $90/3  half-days: AM/PM

When: December 28-30 9 am - 12pm, 1pm - 4pm

As an  additional precaution against COVID, we have limited our program to half days only and a total of 4 students in each session.

Here is an opportunity for kids to explore the textile arts and it's a great way for them to enjoy their days off of school.  The students learn basic sewing skills and let their creativity flow. We have many fun and beautiful projects to introduce, some of which can be seen in an album on our photos page.

Half-Day Hand Made

Level: Open to kids ages 8-17

Cost:

$150 covers all supplies. Students bring their own snack

When: Week long, half-day camps 9 - 12 noon Monday through Friday August 3rd - 7th

This camp is a great opportunity for kids to begin to explore the world of fiber work.  Small projects presented each day with access to all the fun materials in our studio!

Sewing: The Next Steps

Level: Open to kids ages 8-17

 

Cost: $275, plus $35.00 for our fabric shopping trip.  Before and after child care may be arranged for an additional cost. Students bring their own lunch.

 

When: These week-long camps run 9:00 am-4:00 pm Monday through Friday June 22-26, or July 13-17, or August 17-21

 

Now that you understand the basics of sewing, let's take the next steps! In this camp, we will expand your sewing skills: continue to learn pattern reading and lay out, improve on straight line stitches, hemming, setting in sleeves, and more. Students will complete a garment and we will have a variety of patterns from which students may choose. Perfect for anyone who’s taken our sewing workshops or has worked with a pattern to make a garment.

Cosplay After School Workshop

Cost: $175      7 sessions

When: Wednesday  3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Seven weeks of cosplay fun.  You bring us your ideas and we’ll help you bring them to life.  Starting with your idea we’ll form a plan with a shopping list of supplies, help you make a pattern, guide you in the sewing process and add the finishing touches.  You may use your own machine or one of our machines.  And we have supplies on hand to help you achieve your final design.  

materials fee: $20

Fiber Works MPLS is a NE Minneapolis community textile/fiber junction offering workshops in sewing & knitting for children and adults.  Sharing a love of the fiber arts.

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