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Sewing & Art Summer Camps & Classes For Kids: Northern Virginia Loudoun County Aldie Virginia

said on June 5th, 2017 filed under: Crafting, Devon's Workshops, Dolls, Events & Party Ideas, Sewing, Sewing Workshops, Summer Camp

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Hi local Northern Virginia parents of young girls in Kindergarten to 8th grade!  Check out our super fun summer day camps!  Our sewing studio located in beautiful Aldie Virginia (Loudoun County) is the perfect spot for your daughter to keep busy (and learn a life skill!) this summer 2017! Offering a variety of themes and options Cupcakes and Lace offers day long camps.  The girls will complete several projects each day.  Most camps are just one day long so you have the...Continue Reading!

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Snow White Disney Villain Evil Queen Red Apple Treat Snack: Birthday Party Activity

said on September 19th, 2016 filed under: Cooking & Edible Crafting, Crafting, Events & Party Ideas, Summer Camp

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We have a really fun Disney Villain themed birthday idea!  Its edible too!  Learn how to make the Evil Queen/Witch red apple treats! Supplies: jumbo marshmallows red icing (we just used food coloring to die vanilla icing small pretzel sticks green icing gel red sprinkles cardboard straws or lollipop sticks Make It: Start by putting the straws into the bottom of the marshmallows. After you dye the icing start to ice the marshmallows. Roll the marshmallows into the red sprinkles.  Make sure...Continue Reading!

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American Girl Doll Craft Tutorial: Star Wars Princess Leia Hair Buns

said on September 2nd, 2016 filed under: 18'' Doll Accessory Workshops, Crafting, Dolls, Events & Party Ideas, Summer Camp

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In one of our summer camps this past summer we had a Star Wars themed American Girl Doll crafting day!  Want to make mini Princess Leia hair buns for your doll too?  Check out the instructions below! Supplies: thick brown yarn roughly about 8-10 inches long (we found this colored yarn at JoAnn Fabrics that was the closest color to her hair) scissors hot glue gun (with adult help!) 4 inch brown felt circle (you can just buy the felt squares...Continue Reading!

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DIY Mini Fairy Garden Kids Crafting Art Project

said on August 5th, 2016 filed under: Crafting, Dolls, Events & Party Ideas, Patch Kits, Recycled Crafting, Summer Camp

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In one of our recent summer camps we taught our students how to make a miniature Fairy Garden Village!  See below for some ideas on how to make your own! You can purchase most of these supplies at Dollar Tree and Michaels.  Dollar Tree has assorted moss, sand, rocks, shells etc.  So this project is very inexpensive! Fairy Garden Supplies: one big cardboard box (we got pepper boxes for free from Costco) duct tape paint and brushes scissors/markers/tacky glue etc. assorted moss sand mini clothespins and yarn (make a...Continue Reading!

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How To Earn Girl Scout Brownie Painter Badge Project Activities & Wayne Thiebaud Craft Ideas

said on July 29th, 2016 filed under: Crafting, Devon's Workshops, Events & Party Ideas, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Summer Camp

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At our studio in Aldie, Virginia we recently held a Painting and Baking Camp for an awesome group of Girl Scout Brownies! We wanted to share some ideas and projects for helping you earn your Painter Brownie badge.  The girls LOVED the baking twist we put on this badge.  We did this in one day camp so you may want to do so in a few meetings if you don't have time for an all day activity.  Obviously you can skip...Continue Reading!

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DIY Terrarium Craft For Kids: Project Idea for Girl Scout Junior Gardener Badge

said on June 25th, 2016 filed under: Birthday Parties, Crafting, Events & Party Ideas, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Nature Crafting, Summer Camp

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In one of our recent summer camps for girls here in Aldie, Virginia the Junior Girl Scouts earned their Gardener badge by completing several fun outdoor projects and sewing gardening themed items too! Our DIY Kids Terrarium Craft is awesome for a birthday party, project idea when earning the Gardener GS Junior badge, or just a fun summer activity to do with the kiddos. We got most of the supplies from the Dollar Tree and Michaels (so it is pretty inexpensive to...Continue Reading!

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Northern Virginia Kids and Adult Sewing and Crafting Studio in Aldie, Virginia! Girl Scout Workshops, Summer Camps and Kids Birthday Parties!

said on September 29th, 2015 filed under: 18'' Doll Accessory Workshops, Birthday Parties, Craft Kits, Crafting, Dolls, Events & Party Ideas, Girl Scout, Girl Scout Workshops, Sewing, Sewing Workshops, Summer Camp

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Cupcakes and Lace Sewing Studio for kids and adults is happy to announce our grand opening in Aldie, Virginia!   We would love to see you at the studio for a future class!  We offer kids sewing, crafting, girl scout badge workshops, private lessons and birthday parties.  We also offer adult sip and sew parties, bachelorette, bridal shower events, and private sewing lessons.  During the summer months we have sewing and crafting camps for the girls! We can also travel to you (depending...Continue Reading!

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Mini Mad Hatter Tea Party Hat: Alice In Wonderland Tea Party Craft Idea

said on August 15th, 2015 filed under: 18'' Doll Craft Kits, Birthday Parties, Crafting, Dolls, Events & Party Ideas, Summer Camp, Teddy Bear Crafting

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A very merry unbirthday to you! This mad hatter miniature version is such a cute idea for an Alice and Wonderland themed birthday or tea party! You can make this craft for your American Girl Doll, Build A Bear Teddy, or yourself! Supplies: one small top hat (we bought these for about $1.50 from JoAnn Fabrics. They also have them at ACMoore craft store feathers scissors tacky glue or hot glue with adult help one small piece of craft foam markers How to Make: Start by making your little...Continue Reading!

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DIY AG Doll Craft: Disney Little Mermaid Ariel Shell Bikini Top Outfit Part 2

said on August 12th, 2015 filed under: 18'' Doll Accessory Workshops, 18'' Doll Craft Kits, Crafting, Dolls, Summer Camp

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Lets make part two of the American Girl Doll Disney Ariel Little Mermaid inspired outfit! You will need: two sea shells (you can get them at the beach or buy them from Dollar Tree or craft store) purple paint (we used one shimmery purple on top of the solid purple) paintbrush hot glue gun (with adult help) one pipe cleaner TO MAKE THE FIN CLICK HERE         How to Make: Start by painting your two shells with the purple paint.  Wait for it to dry. Next cut a 1.5 inch piece off...Continue Reading!

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DIY AG Doll Craft: Disney Little Mermaid Ariel Fin American Girl Doll Outfit Part 1

said on August 6th, 2015 filed under: 18'' Doll Accessory Workshops, 18'' Doll Craft Kits, Crafting, Dolls, Sewing, Sewing Workshops, Summer Camp

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Everyone loves Disney...especially Little Mermaid!  Such a classic!  Learn how to make this adorable Ariel inspired outfit for your American Girl Doll! At one of our recent American Girl Doll camps in Chantilly, VA we had a fun week celebrating all things Disney...for our 18'' dolls. Check out the tutorial below to learn how to make the Ariel fin tail.  Note that you can sew this OR with adult help hot glue.       What you will need: about a quarter yard of green  fabric-we found...Continue Reading!

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