Craft Instruction

Build-A-Bear – Locations in Cerritos, Mission Viejo, Orange, Temecula, Torrance, and West Covina. www.buildabear.com
 
 
Home Depot – Free workshops for kids (5-12) offered at all locations every first Saturday of the month, 9 a.m. – noon. Find type of project on their website. (800) 466-3337. www.tinyurl.com/workshopforkids
 
 
Michaels – Kids club offered at all locations every Saturday, 10 a.m. – noon. Projects vary by age group. Younger kids (3-8), $2. Older kids (6+), $5. Register online or drop-in. www.michaels.com/kidsclub
 
 
Piecemakers Country Store – Kids’ sewing classes throughout the year, plus an extensive summer program for various crafts. Summer camp schedule online. 1720 Adams Ave., Costa Mesa. (714) 641-3112. www.piecemakers.com