Creativity Shell

Free Lucky STAAR Workshop! 03/25/17

Free Lucky STAAR Workshop! 03/25/17

Standardized testing can be a stressful time for kids. On Saturday, March 25, 2017, the Creativity Shell wants to help alleviate the stress and will be hosting a FREE “Lucky Staar” workshop for kids writing the STAAR test next week. Students in this workshop will get to sew/create their own “Lucky Staar.” Staars can be…

Summer Camps 2017!

Summer Camps 2017!

We hope you can join us this summer for some exciting and creative summer camps! Enchanted Forest Sewing/Textile Arts Camp! Dates: June 5 – 9 & July 31 – August 4 What kind of magical creatures would you expect to find in an enchanted forest?  Join us for Enchanted Forest Camp and we will teach you…

Stitch and Sip – Love Wood Art!

Stitch and Sip – Love Wood Art!

When you support the Creativity Shell, funds are use to pay for the sewing/textile art classes that we provide to local schools, libraries and shelters that rescue children from homelessness and human trafficking. At this Stitch and Sip, we will be making a replica of this painted LOVE wood art with fabric flowers that are…

Flower Power Workshop

Flower Power Workshop

This workshop is going to be beautiful! Students in this workshop will sew a bouquet of spring flowers! Students can choose from a range of different patterns such as tulips, roses, daisy’s, hydrangea’s and more! This is an excellent class for students to strengthen their fine motor skills as well as problem solve through a…

The Painted Scarf Project

The Painted Scarf Project

Please join us for an afternoon of silk scarf painting for a great cause! The Creativity Shell is a nonprofit organization on a mission to use creative trades to educate and inspire the next generation of makers. Our organization teaches free sewing/textile arts classes to students in public libraries, schools and shelters that rescue children…

Camp Cosplay

Camp Cosplay

Learn to SEW cosplay costumes! The Creativity Shell invites you to join us this Spring Break for a week of creative, cosplay fun!  Students will learn to sew a variety of decorations, trims and other wearable items to make cosplay costumes. Sewing instructors will be on hand to guide students through the sewing process. This class…

Creativity Rocks Tickets now on SALE!

Creativity Rocks Tickets now on SALE!

On Saturday, April 29, 2017, the Creativity Shell will host our annual gala/fashion show (Creativity Rocks! “Welcome to the Jungle”) at the historic Julia Ideson Library. This fashion show will consist of clothing exclusively designed, made and worn by 100+ students who are currently enrolled in our sewing/textile arts programs across Houston. Creativity Rocks will…

Creativity Shell Launches NEW Beginning Sewing Class on Wednesday’s!

Creativity Shell Launches NEW Beginning Sewing Class on Wednesday’s!

Creativity Shell Launches NEW Beginning Sewing Class on Wednesday’s! Parents, you have asked and we are listening! There will be a new beginning sewing 101 class for students aged 5 – 8 available on Wednesday’s from 4PM – 5PM at the Creativity Shell Makerspace on Kingwood Drive. Classes will be taught by “Sanna Baby and…

Creativity Shell Kicks Off Sewing Classes at Tony’s Place!

Creativity Shell Kicks Off Sewing Classes at Tony’s Place!

It what would be a first of it’s kind in Houston, the Creativity Shell is launching a weekly sewing/textile arts class at drop in center for LGBT youth, Tony’s Place! The Creativity Shell is a nonprofit organization on a mission to use creative trades to educate and inspire the next generation of makers. The organization…

STEM/STEAM Sewing Workshop

STEM/STEAM Sewing Workshop

The Creativity Shell is blending STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) skills with the sewing/textile arts program by teaching students to hand/machine sew with Electricity Conductive Threads (ECT). Students in these classes learn to use ECT to add electrical elements to their garments such as LED lights. Students in this workshop will learn to build…