Fashion Design Camp 2019 - St Louis


Summer Camps for kids and teens 2019 is focusing on "ECOTURE" a sustainable fashion trend that aims to make a difference. Students will learn about slow fashion, fast fashion, up-cycling, creative re-use, and last but not least The Fashion Revolution! For the past 10 years SBAP has hosted The Fashion Project and Summer Fashion Design Camps in St. Louis. Tweens and Teens will learn all about the fashion design industry from concept to creation at this sewing camp.  Young fashion designers will learn how to sketch the figure, make patterns, cut fabric, hand-sew, up-cycle, and use the sewing machine to create a head-to-toe look. Students will be invited to participate in our annual Fall Fashion Show to model their own creations (more info TBA).



July 8-12

Tweens 9-12 / Teens 13-18

Cost $225

Eco-Chic is a practical way of supporting a sustainable earth without compromising glamour or high fashion. Students will create a look using natural dyes, fabrics, and nature inspired motifs as well as research designers in the industry who are "Eco-Chic" conscious.

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Pay Deposit $100

Slow Fashion


July 15-19

Tweens 9-12 / Teens 13-18

Cost $225

Slow Fashion puts an emphasis on the art of clothes making and celebrates the skills of the craftspeople who make them. Young designers will learn how to MaKe and buy better-quality garments that will last for longer and values fair treatment of people, animals and the planet.

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Registration Closed

Fashion Revolution


July 22-26

 Tweens 9-12 / Teens 13-18

Coat $225

Students will learn about the "Fashion Revolution" movement and how to promote change with the clothes they BUY and how to ask the simple question #whomademyclothes. Students will become Fashion Revolutionaries as design a head to toe look...

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Pay deposit $100

Fashion Camp Tuition

1 Week Mon-Fri: $225

Deposit: $100

Final Payment: $125

Final payment due on 1st day of camp

or apply for a scholarship

Pay Deposit $100

Teens & Tweens

Fashion Design Camp is for teens and tweens. Students will work with their age group most of the week however groups do inter-mingle throughout the week.

Tweens: 9-12

Teens: 13-18


Each week of Fashion Design Camp represents a different head to toe look.  When designing head to toe students spend time designing from their core as a representation of themselves rather than 


Students are asked to bring a few small supplies to camp that are donated to the classroom supply. Students should bring 3 spools of thread, 1 pack of embroidery needles, 1 pack of sewing machine needles.

Fall Fashion Show

SBAP hosts and annual Fall Fashion Show for students to model their own creations in a real fashion show.  While most students will want to model their own designs in the show others can choose a friend to model their designs. More info and details about the show is TBA...


We provide a limited number of scholarships for 6th-12th grade for Fashion Design Camp. Scholarships are in partnerships with

TAP Teen Apprenticeship Project.

Apply for a Scholarship

After Care

There is no before care as drop-off is 8-9am. Aftercare 4-6pm

Cost: $15 a day

2 days: $25

3 days: $35 / 5 days: $45

Summer Art Show

There will be a summer student art show on Friday August 2nd 5-8pm.  Students from summer camp will have their art work on display for friends and family!

Families are asked to bring a

sweet treat to share



  1. Register for each week of camp by paying your deposit. We cannot guarantee placement until your deposit is paid.
  2. Click here to fill out student registration form and waiver. All students will need the registration form filled out before being dropped off at camp for their first day.  

Fill out your forms

hours & schedule

Camps are one week in length each, 

Monday - Friday

8-9am drop off / 3:30-3:45 pick-up

8-9: Drop Off & Open Workshop

9-10:30: Morning Studio 1

10:30-10:45: Morning Break & Snack

10:45-12:15: Morning Studio 2

12:15-12:45: Lunch

12:45-2:15: Afternoon Studio 1

2:15-2:30: Afternoon Break & Snack

2:30-3:30: Afternoon Studio 2

Pay deposit

What to bring?

Students should bring with them the 

following items to camp.

  • Refillable Water Bottle
  • 2 snacks
  • Lunch
  • (1) t-shirt (light color or white)
  • Any supplies listed
  • No Cell Phones will be allowed during the studio day. Parents should call or text the studio during the camp day 314-773-3633

pay deposit



There is no before care as drop-off is 8-9am. Aftercare 4-6pm

Cost: $15 a day

2 days: $25

3 days: $35 / 5 days: $45

Advance notice is required

After care can be paid for with final payment

Meet Brittany


Brittany is an artist, educator, mother of two, and Dutchtown neighborhood resident who is an active volunteer in the community. Brittany works with the Pottery and Fashion Design Program and is the Teen Apprenticeship Co-Ordinator.

Meet Ron


Growing up right around the corner from SBAP, Ron has close ties to the neighborhoods of South Broadway.  He received his BFA in Ceramics from Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.  For the last five Summers Ron has worked as the lead pottery instructor at Cedar Lake Camp.

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