BFF Custom Camp
BFF Custom Camp
Did you know that you can have your own secret Oil and Cotton camp? Choose from any of our fabulous projects, gather a group of friends, take out a loan, and give us a call! Base cost is $200 for a two-hour space rental plus a project fee per participant. Fees vary depending on what project you choose.
Some popular favorites are:
Recommended for ages 8 - adult, $15 per person
Your daydreamer will learn to wrap a hoop in colorful papers and weave a magical web embellished with feathers and beads. Children are introduced to the history of the dream catcher and basic weaving. It is recommended that children know how to tie knots.
LEATHER CRAFTS - Cuff Bracelet, Mini Field Pouch or Purse
Recommended for ages 6 - adult
Cuff or Mini Pouch: $15 per person
Purse: $20 per person
Sift through beautiful cut leather shapes and colors to design your original wearable art. Combine natural leather neutrals and dyed brights to finish a stylish leather cuff bracelet or functional leather pouch or purse. Color schemes, compositional design, simple stitchery and collage techniques will be learned.
WATERCOLOR & NATURE
Ages 2 - Adult $10 per person
Explore the beauty of watercolor through the work of artists such as Georgia O'Keeffe. Children learn watercolor techniques (wet on wet, dry brush, resist, color mixing, glazing) and create a nature inspired a painting on watercolor paper. Children are introduced to a brief history of Georgia O'Keeffe and her love of the southwestern landscape. Learn painting techniques including color mixing and proper brush care while being encouraged to have fun with process and paint!
PAINTING ON CANVAS
Ages 5 - Adult $15 per person for acrylic on 8" x 10" canvas
Our talented teachers lead individuals step by step as they paint a stretched canvas inspired by artists ranging from Vincent Van Gogh to Wayne Thiebaud. Younger children may choose abstract paintings inspired by Jackson Pollock or Mark Rothko. If starry nights, sweets, or color fields are not your child's favorite subject matter we can help you choose other painting inspiration, perhaps a bluebonnet covered field inspired by our own native landscape or a color wheel that explores the magic of the rainbow. Children are introduced to a brief history of an artist and learn about art mediums and painting techniques including color mixing and proper brush care. Most of all they are encouraged, praised, and have fun with process and paint!
Ages 2 to adult $10 per person
Use a variety of vintage ephemera or hand painted papers to make an animal, insect, botanical or abstract collage. For toddlers, teachers will demonstrate paper tearing, cutting and gluing techniques. For adults, we will experiment with various adhesives and application techniques for professional results.