Learn Something New with Summer Crafting Classes


With the kids out of school and the general calm of the season settling in, now is a great time to learn something new! How about trying some summer crafting classes and finally learn how to decorate a gorgeous cake, get a jump start on knitting for winter or just about anything else you’ve always wanted to learn! If you have older kids, you can even get them involved and make it a family project. Take a look at what you can learn with summer crafting classes from Craftsy!

Summer Crafting Classes from Craftsy

learn-something-new-summer-crafting-classes Sweet & Savory Food Gifts

The holidays will be here before you know it (I know, shut up, right?). Why not learn how to make some delicious food gifts this summer so you’re ready come December? Of course, you don’t have to wait until Christmas to give gifts. These would be perfect for birthdays, anniversaries and more. In this class, you’ll not only learn how to make delicious new recipes, you’ll also discover great ways to package them for beautiful gifts.

learn-something-new-summer-crafting-classes Jewelry Workshop: Bead, Wrap, Chain & Etch

I used to love making jewelry before my son was born. I still have all the supplies somewhere in my garage! I only really knew the basics and always wanted to learn more complex methods of creating gorgeous jewelry. When our writer, Racquel, create this gorgeous Mother’s Day Birthstone pendant, I have to admit I was a little jealous of her skills! In a good way, of course! If you’ve always wanted to create stunning and original pieces of jewelry for your own accessory wardrobe, this is a great place to start!


Paper Arts
Okay, I’m such a crafting novice that I thought, based on the description, this class would teach you how to make a tuxedo and a purse out of paper.  Then I thought, “cool, but if you get wet, you’ll be in big trouble!” Apparently those are folding styles. What you will learn in this class is how to transform paper products like maps, books and more into gorgeous decorations. You’ll also learn how to make you own cards and invitations!



Drab to Fab Furniture Upcycling

I have always wanted to take old flea market find and turn them into beautiful furniture. In fact, many years ago I bought a child’s desk for $5. I swore I was going to redo it and make it cool, but it just never happened. I didn’t know where to start, and I certainly didn’t have time to attend a class somewhere. In this class, you’ll not only learn how to upcycle furniture into really cool pieces, but also how to recognize furniture from different eras!

learn-something-new-summer-crafting-classes The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe

Oh the cuteness of this class! If you have the basics of knitting down, take this class to learn how to make cute stuffed giraffes! Make one for your kids, nieces, nephews and more! Make one for me, because I just love him!

Craftsy has so many great summer crafting classes to take for everyone from newbies like me to expert crafters looking to expand their skills. Want to try before you buy? Check out the free Craftsy mini classes!

Which summer crafting classes would you most like to try?

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