Stacee Gillelen of Dragonfly Designs sells and customizes jewelry from a wide variety of materials. In addition to selling beautiful jewelry, the company offers classes and camps at their South San Francisco home studio and at different schools in the Bay Area. Special workshops are offered for Girl Scouts at Brownie through Senior levels.
Dragonfly offers jewelry-making classes for both children and adults. Youth classes are held during afterschool hours for kids ages 6 and up. The cost is $20 per class, including materials.
Summer camps at the home location include a morning session of yoga, jewelry-making activities, and a daily hike on beautiful San Bruno Mountain with a trained guide. You'll also find Dragonfly Designs jewelry camp in San Francisco, as well as specialty Mandarin and Spanish sessions. The Design Your Line camp sessions are tailored for teens and tweens, ages 10 and up. Check their website for more details.
2013 Thanksgiving Break Day Camp Session: Wednesday, November 27. (9am–3pm, $79)
2013 Winter Break Camp Sessions: December 9–December 13 (9am–1pm, $300; 5:30pm–7:30pm, $160), December 16–December 20 (9am–1pm, $300; 5:30pm–7:30pm, $160)
2014 Spring Break Camp Sessions: March 31–April 4 (9am–1pm, $300), April 7–April 11 (9am–1pm, $300)
2014 Week-long Summer Sessions: June 16–June 20, June 23–June 27 (SF location), June 30–July 3 (SF location), July 7–July 11, July 21–July 25, July 28–August 1 (SF location), August 11–August 15, August 18–August 22
2014 Mandarin Camp Sessions: March 31–April 4 (9am–1pm, $300), April 7–April 11 (9am–1pm, $300)
2014 Spanish Camp Sessions: All Spanish sessions are in the SF location. June 23–June 27 (9am–3:15pm), June 23–June 27 (12:15pm–3:15pm, $270), June 30–July 3 (9am–3:15pm), June 30–July 3 (12:15pm–3:15pm, $220), July 7–July 11 (9am–3:15pm), July 7–July 11 (12:15pm–3:15pm, $270), July 28–August 1 (9am–3:15pm), July 28–August 1 (12:15pm–3:15pm)
2014 Design Your Line Summer Camp Sessions: June 16–June 20, June 23–June 27, June 30–July 3, July 7–July 11, July 21–July 25, July 28–August 1, August 11–August 15, August 18–August 22
Ages: 5 and up
Days/Times: Mondays to Fridays, 9am–3pm; half day camps available 9am–noon or noon–3pm
Cost: $425 per week or $85 per day (full day), $340 per 4-day camp, $255 per 3-day camp, $270 per week (half day); fee includes materials; sibling, multi-week, and early bird discounts available
Extended care: 8am–9am ($50 per week or $18 per day) and 3pm–5pm ($85 per week or $20 per day)
*****Use discount code SFKIDS10 for 10% off camp fees.*****
Throw a jewelry-making party for your child, tween, or teen. Kids ages 5 and up can have a fun birthday party right at home with Dragonfly Designs’ talented “Fly Girls,” who will host the party and teach the kids how to make cool and creative pieces. Party packages start at $25 per person and include invitations and supplies. Dragonfly Designs will also bring the party to your special event, and entertain your littlest guests with their Bedazzled Babysitters service.
Classes are held at the South San Francisco studio home and in Berkeley. Parties are available throughout San Francisco, the Peninsula, and parts of Marin. Additional fees apply for parties outside of the service area.
Camps are held in two locations, the South San Francisco studio home and at the Chinese American International School Campus in San Francisco: 150 Oak Street. In San Francisco, drop off and pick up on Hickory Street.