2016 Sewing Summer Camps in Raleigh, NC

I'm excited to share that be teaching camps at the St. Francis of Assisi Community Center's Camp Francis in Raleigh, NC again this summer! This is my fourth year teaching at this wonderful program that offers half day camps with a lunch program that enables working parents to get full day camp coverage for their children both big and small, with camps for pre-school through high school ages.  See you there! (Ooh! Sign up soon because these camps sell out quickly!)

Felt Friends & Sewing Fun (Hand Sewing)           

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Grades: 3rd-5th

We’ll start with the basics like threading a needle, knots, and simple stitches. Then we will move into several super fun projects including a stuffed felt friend, creative hair decorations and more. New projects will be introduced each day. 

Cost: $150 St. Francis Parishioners $170 Non-Parishioners 

June 13-17 2016   9:00am-12:00pm 
July 11-15 2016   9:00am-12:00pm

Sign up Herehttp://www.stfrancisraleigh.org/camp-francis/

Zip it Up (Machine Sewing)                  

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Grades: 6th-12th

Starting with zipper bags, we’ll zip through the week making projects that involve zippers. No experience or sewing machine required for this class, but if you have your own machine you are encouraged to bring it. 

Cost: $180 St. Francis Parishioners $200 Non-Parishioners

June 20-24 2016  9:00am-12:00pm 
July 18-2 2016    9:00am-12:00pm

Sign up Here: http://www.stfrancisraleigh.org/camp-francis/

A little information about the Assisi Community Center Camp Francis Program: We support the mission of the Catholic Community of Saint Francis of Assisi and the Community Life ministries within our parish community.  We promise to inspire growth opportunities, offer support, encourage participation, and safeguard the environment as we build our summer family.  We enable our community to renew the spirit within, maintain the physical body, and grow the mind as we enjoy the quality recreational, educational and spiritual activities within our exceptional facilities and grounds. We welcome with joy all those young people who come to us and invite them into the life of our summer community.