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Summer Camp

We are thrilled to embark on another year of creative offerings for St. Louis families! 

Craft Alliance Summer Art Camps 2021

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Welcome to our new studios!

Craft Alliance Summer Art Camps provide creative discovery in clay, fibers, metals, glass, wood, drawing & painting, and more. Camps are designed to engage youth in learning fun, new studio techniques by making amazing artworks. Join us for Summer 2021 and learn how to throw on the potter’s wheel, mosaic a birdhouse, sew a handbag, or create a wood sculpture!

We are in-person under our Missouri ArtSafe certified health & safety guidelines, and located in our new building in the St. Louis Maker’s District, 5080 Delmar Boulevard.

Choose a camp that fits your summer schedule!

We welcome ages 7-14 to explore crafting media during our ten weeks of summer camp; June 7 - August 13, 2021. 

We offer Before Care, After Care, and morning and afternoon camps to ages 7-9 and ages 10-14.  Craft Alliance camp faculty are professional teaching artists and have all passed federal and state background checks.  Please review the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) at for more information on our summer camp policies.

We are looking forward to working with you and sharing a terrific, safe summer!

Registration Begins

  • Early Registration for Members:  March 3, 2021
  • Open Registration:  March 17, 2021 

Become a Member! 

Don’t delay, camps fill up fast!

Craft Alliance Members, Insider level and above receive a 15% discount on camp tuition and early registration opportunities. Membership also offers discounts on classes, camps, workshops, and in the Gallery Shop. 

Camp COVID Guidelines

Craft Alliance is Missouri ArtSafe certified, meaning we practice safety standards and follow health guidelines that protect all who enter our building. Our guidelines and policies are designed to protect the health and safety of everyone. 

We are in-person under our Missouri ArtSafe certified health & safety guidelines, and located in our new building in the St. Louis Maker’s District, 5080 Delmar Boulevard.

We have taken steps to create a safe environment, with enrollment caps on camps, classes, and workshops to accommodate appropriate social distancing, as well as following daily cleaning and safety procedures and requirements for registering and completing a temperature check when you enter the building.  Masks are required of everyone entering the premises, including staff, campers, students, and guests. There are no lunches for Summer Camps. Sharing of tools is discouraged and disinfectant wipes are made available so that tools may be wiped before and after use. Our policies are clearly posted in the building.

Studio and Classroom Safety 

Craft Alliance Summer camps are fun and active.  ONLY CLOSE-TOED SHOES ALLOWED.  All long hair should be tied back.  Campers, please dress for a fun art experience, consider an apron or old shirt/smock.  Ages 10-14, if you are working in the Glass or Metals Studios, bring a long-sleeve cotton shirt for working safely.  Craft Alliance is equipped with first aid stations and staff are trained first-responders.

Capacity and Registration

  • Classroom studios are limited capacity due to health & safety guidelines. Only 4 to 6 campers will be enrolled in a camp/classroom together.
  • Full payment for tuition and materials fee is required upon registration.
  • There is no lunch at Craft Alliance Summer Art Camps.
  • Snack time will be included during morning and afternoon camps, socially distanced in the main corridor.
  • Parents please pack a snack and a water bottle for your camper.
  • There are Before care & After-Care opportunities, please plan accordingly to your camper’s enrollment dates.