Summer Programs

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Rockin' Paper Scissors

Now open for enrollment

5 days of design and construction with paper plus Stop Motion animation.

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Dyeing for a Picnic

Now open for enrollment

Textile arts including fabric dyeing and sewing, hand bound journals and knotting techniques.

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Hammer Time

Now open for enrollment

Learn about hand tools by building your own tool caddy and sculpting with wood and wire.



All in person summer camps have been cancelled.

Our first online class is:
Rockin' Paper Scissors June 22 - 26
Introduction to 3D paper mechanics!
$90 for all materials and online instruction. email to enroll


Chirps and Chimes

Birdhouses and Windchimes

The Chirps and Chimes camp served 11 girls and was presented by Lead Instructor Amelia Pate (UNC Asheville alum, professional sculptor, assistant to artist Mel Chin). Camp attendees constructed birdhouses and windchimes, spent time learning about bird habitats and environmental challenges and learned how percussive tonal sound is produced.


Guitar Building

Custom electric guitars and basses!

The Guitar Building camp served 8 girls and was presented by Lead Instructor Sara Sanders. Camp attendees designed and built their own fully functional electric guitar and gained skills in 3D modelling and design software, CNC Router, Waterjet, soldering, as well as surface design and finishing.


Bench Camp

Sit a while

The Bench Camp served 12 girls and was presented by Lead Instructor Jacque Allen. Camp attendees designed and built a wooden bench, including modifications such as resin, metal and wood inlays, laser cut surface design, pyrography, and surface treatment.


Community Development

Tackling the Issue

We see every challenge as an opportunity, and this initiative helps us ensure that our partners are better prepared to manage the unique situations they find themselves in. We are invested in an innovative approach that empowers our community and delivers the support they need, when they need it.