Schedule of Events

Friday, August 12

1 – 1:30 PM

Check-in + Welcome at Alki Beach Bathhouse 

Get your badge and gather for a quick hello from your hosts, Sara and Melissa.

1:30 – 3:30 PM

Herbal Face Care for the Revolution 

Create your own products for an herbal face care ritual. In class, you’ll make an Herbal Clay Face Mask and Herbal Sugar Scrub.

Instructor: Dr. Kari Logan

Hand Knit Pet Bow Ties

Learn how to knit with a great beginner project—a bow tie for your pet! You’ll learn the garter stitch, i-cord, and how to bind on/off. Instructor: Gabriela Discepoli

3:45 – 5 PM

Craft Exchange

Have some new or gently used craft supplies you don’t need? Bring them to the Craft Exchange and give them a new home. You’re sure to find some new goodies, too!

(Anything left at the Craft Exchange will be donated to Seattle ReCreative.)

Saturday, August 13

8:15 – 8:45 AM

Check-in + Welcome at Alki Beach Bathhouse 

Get your badge and gather for a quick hello from your hosts, Sara and Melissa.

9 – 11 AM

Beginning Wood Burning

Warm your heart and home! You’ll use a wood-burning tool to create your own custom piece of functional art.

Instructor: Kelly Duff

Intro to Floral Watercolors

Explore the joy of watercolor! You’ll get hands-on with watercolor supplies, techniques, composition, and more. 

Instructor: Lauren Tilden

11 AM – 12:30 PM 

Lunch on Your Own

Camp Craftaway is located smack dab in the middle of some delicious food options. Go grab a tasty meal or bring your own lunch and enjoy it at the beach. 

Exploring Indigo Dyeing

Experience the magic of indigo dyeing when you learn to fold and bind fabric to create patterns and designs. 

Instructor: Melissa Galbraith 

12:45 to 2:45 PM

Reverse Appliqué Your Stains Away

Salvage your favorite clothing with reverse appliqué. You’ll improve it with stitching and other hand-sewn designs.

Instructor: Rosalie Gale

Felt Peony Flowers for Your Pet (or Favorite Person)

Get step-by-step instructions on how to make felt flowers and then assemble them into an accessory for your pet or favorite person.

Instructor: Lauren Hartley

3 to 5 PM

Let’s Make Forest Friends

Create a cute creature among dried forest flora. Using the provided dried leaves, mushrooms and small prints of Erika’s watercolor fauna, you’ll decorate a mossy log/rock.

Instructor: Erika Wurm

Macrame Basics: Lanyard Wristlet

You’ll learn multiple macrame knots and go home with your very own lanyard wristlet. 

Instructor: Angie Cooper

5 to 6:30 PM

Ice Cream Social 

What’s camp without ice cream? Enjoy a tasty treat and chat with your fellow Camp Craftaway attendees. 

Sunday, August 14

10 AM to 12 PM

Paint Your Earrings

In this workshop, you’ll make earrings of your own design—from sketching the idea to paint your design. 

Instructor: Kaining Wang

Needle Felt an Octopus

No needle felting experience? No problem! Learn how to create a six-inch posable octopus using basic techniques and armature creation. 

Instructor: Leah Justice 

12:15 PM 

Farewell + Group Photo

Say goodbye to your fellow attendees. We’ll take a group photo to commemorate the fun!