Summer Camps and Workshops

We think crafty kids are happy kids. Get happy with art and craft camps

at Once Around this summer.

Places in all camps can be reserved with

a $25 non-refundable deposit.

To sign up come into the store, email

or call the store on (415)326-5217

for more info.

Camp waiver including refund info

can be found here

All camps take place at our new location at Mill Valley Lumber Yard

camp descriptions



Beginning Knitters will choose from a range of projects from simple stuffies to hand warmers. Campers attending both weeks will be able to build on their skills.  

Age 10+.

Marianne Sigg learned to knit as a child in her native Switzerland and loves to pass on the skill to new generations of kids.

JULY 22-26 and JULY 29-AUGUST 2

Afternoons 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm: 

COST: $150.00 plus $10 materials fee

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combines morning field trips to SF MOMA, De Young and Legion of Honor museums with afternoon studio time at Once Around. Led by Lucie Charkin of it will inspire you to build your own mini museum and fill it with miniature works of art. At the end of the week we will guide each other around our mini-museums and take them home to share with family and friends.

Age 8-14


All Day 9:30am - 3:30 pm

COST: $350.00 including museum field trips


Monday - Architectural challenge - build your space. On our first day we will be based in our studio and garden at Once Around as we build our museum space. We will look at a couple of local art galleries for inspiration. 

Tuesday - Legion of Honor (10:15am- 12:15pm) plus afternoon making session at Once Around 1:30pm - 3:30pm


Wednesday - deYoung Museum (10:15am-12:15pm) plus afternoon making session at Once Around 1:30pm - 3:30pm


Thursday - SF Moma (10:15am- 12:15pm) plus afternoon making session at Once Around 1:30pm - 3:30pm


Friday - We are back in our studio to install your mini artworks in our museums and design a tour or guide so we can share our work with others.


Each afternoon making session led by Lucie from 1:30pm - 3:30pm at Once Around will introduce your child to different 2d and 3d art projects using mixed media - clay, paint, photography, sewing, drawing and more!


Bring a brown bag lunch and we will picnic under the trees together 12:30 -1:30.


A Little Culture is the brainchild of Lucie Charkin, who teaches our Wednesday afternoon kids art classes. You can find out more about Lucie here: