Free and Low-Cost Events at Michaels Craft Store in July

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During the month of July, Michaels continues to offer its Passport to Imagination series with weekly crafting sessions to keep the kids busy while school is out for the summer.  In addition, a variety of free and low-cost in-store crafting events including a Tim Holtz Ideology paper crafting class, a music festival-inspired jewelry making session, a Make it with Michaels Maker party and more will be available for crafters of all skill levels to enjoy.

Project details and a complete list of events is below.

 

PASSPORT TO IMAGINATION

Passport to Imagination Weekly Theme: Main Street

Monday, July 6 | 10am – noon

Wednesday, July 8| 10am – noon

Friday, July 10 | 10am – noon

Take a stroll down Main Street with us. Make a pinwheel, a travel memory game and pretty faux stained glass. $5 per session or 3 for $12, includes supplies.

 

Passport to Imagination Weekly Theme: Art Festival

Monday, July 13| 10am – Noon

Wednesday, July 15 | 10am – Noon

Friday, July 17 | 10am – Noon

Celebrate the arts this week. Make a painting with crayons and watercolor, sculpt imaginative pinch pot monsters and transform a sheet of paper with tissue paper and water. $5 per session or 3 for $12, includes supplies.

 

Passport to Imagination Weekly Theme: Music Festival

Monday, July 20 | 10am-Noon

Wednesday, July 22 | 10am-Noon

Friday, July 24 | 10am-Noon

Don’t miss this week’s music festival. Create a fringed bell anklet, paint a canvas with a musical theme and craft a water bottle holder. $5 per session or 3 for $12, includes supplies.

 

Passport to Imagination Weekly Theme: Flea Market

Monday, July 27 | 10am – noon

Wednesday, July 29| 10am – noon

Friday, July 31 | 10am – noon

Are you ready for flea market fun? Tape together a bead bracelet, a wallet or pouch and a make-believe camera with Duck Tape®. $5 per session or 3 for $12, includes supplies.

 

FREE AND LOW COST EVENTS

 

Free Paper Crafting Class

Monday, July 13 | 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Use a Michaels Tim Holtz Ideaology kits to create a project with Old World charm. Supplies not included.

 

Jewelry 101

Tuesday, July 14 | 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Inspired by music festival fashion, this DIY feather necklace is a must-make for summer. Supplies not included.

 

Make it with Michaels Maker Party

Saturday, July 25 | 1pm—4pm

Grab a friend and join us for our Maker Party on Saturday, July 25th from 1pm-4pm where you’ll craft Pinterest inspired projects perfect for Back to School.  Free with the cost of supplies.

 

KIDS CLUB EVENTS

 

Foam Printing

Saturday, July 11 | 10am – noon

Kids can make fun foam print art to show all of their friends. Ages 3 and up. Only $2 per session, includes supplies.

 

Minion Project

Saturday, July 18 | 10am – noon

Kids can make a minion-themed frame to decorate their rooms with a classic movie favorite. Ages 3 and up. Only $2 per session, includes supplies.

 

Button Frame

Saturday, July 25 | 10am – noon

Stop by and create a cute button frame so your little maker can decorate his or her room with a photo of friends. Ages 3 and up. Only $2 per session, includes supplies.

 

Rain Stick

Saturday, August 1 | 10am-noon

Drop in and create a colorful rain stick for summer. Ages 3 and up. Only $2 per session, includes supplies.