Textile and Fabric Arts Camp

Wed Jul 6, 2022
9:30am to 2:00pm PT
7-17 years

Join Design Hive for an in-person summer camp focused on the place where STEM meets textile arts. This camp offers a combination of in-depth daily project work and one-off exploratory activities to engage kids in activities such as shibori and tie dying, block printing, weaving, sewing, and more.

Camps are designed to be developmentally appropriate for the age range listed, so that each child feels empowered and successful, not frustrated. In order to set everyone up for success, Design Hive insists that all participants must be the appropriate age, as listed.

Class Requirements

  • Students must be 7 or older to enroll. Sorry, no exceptions for this class. 

Campers will get messy! Please wear clothes that are ok to get dirty, painted, dyed, glued, resined, etc, or have your child bring a smock. Sneakers preferred.

Campers will learn:

  • Hand sewing
  • Weaving
  • Shibori
  • Tie Dying
  • Other fabric arts

Sample Class Format:

9:30-10:00 Drop off and exploration time
10:00 -10:45 Process Art Activity
10:45 -11:00 Snack
11:00 -11:30 STEAM Workshop
11:30 -12:00 Lunch
12:00 - 2:00 Textiles and Fabric work

Cancellation Policy:

  • 7 or more days prior to start of camp: full refund of payment to the original payment method
  • Between 3 and 6 days prior to  start of camp: 50% refund
  • Less than 3 days prior to camp: No refunds, but happy to apply to a later camp

Covid-19 Precautions:

The LA County Health Officer has lifted indoor mask requirements. As of March 12, 2022, masking in our studio will be a personal or family choice. All Design Hive staff is fully vaccinated + boosted.

What To Bring

  • Snack 
  • Lunch
  • Reusable Water Bottle
  • Dress in layers
  • comfortable shoes

Book your child's spot below. 

Design Hive

Design Hive is a creative technology workshop inviting learners of all ages to explore process art and emerging technologies in an inclusive, family-friendly environment. Design Hive was founded by two working teachers with a combined 25+ years of experience in science and technology education. The company provides STEAM-based virtual and in-person: classes workshops camps parties private events corporare events for children and adults. Design Hive produces hands-on educational kits and digital resources, such as videos and a blog, and provides support for...read more
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