Staycation Crafts for Kids

Ben Franklin Crafts - Oconomowoc: Staycation Crafts for Kids

Kids aged 7 -14 can join us on July 28 to create a weaving project.  You’ll find more info and registration details on our Classes & Events Calendar.

Missed a week? No worries – photo and video tutorials are available on our blog!

Tutorials: Staycation Crafts for Kids

Knit & Crochet Customer Trunk Show

We’re looking forward to showcasing the knit and crochet talent of our customers! Please consider submitting one or more of your handmade treasures – no project is too small or too simple!

Submissions will be accepted September 19th through September 25th.  The submission form is available here or in the store. Click the image for more information!

New Goodies!

Ben Franklin Crafts Oconomowoc AccuQuilt Go New Dies

Click the image to get all the details on our AccuQuilt Go! fabric cutting dies.

2016 Quilt Challenge

Stop in and pick up your challenge packet today…September will be here before you know it!

Ben Franklin Crafts Oconomowoc Annual Quilt Challenge

Find out more here.

We Want to Showcase Your Talent!

being creative

We have the most creative customers!

Do you color, knit/crochet or quilt? We want to showcase your work….click here for details.

Countdown To The Yarn Extravaganza Due Date!


Your Yarn Extravaganza projects are due August 1st. Join us from 5-8pm each Tuesday in July to have some fun and get your project FINISHED!

Read more about the Yarn Extravaganza to benefit the Lake Area Free Clinic on our blog.

Row by Row Experience

It’s like a quilt shop hop, but it’s not… no fees, no cards to stamp, and all summer to play!

Read all about it here.

Create Your Own Class

Create a class on the day and time that works for you! Give us a call at 262.567.0271!

New Fee Structure!

 Would you like to take one of our classes but the scheduled day & time just don’t work?

Give us a call….we’d love to help put a class together at the just right time for YOU!

Click the photo for more info and to read more about our new fee structure!

Do You Pinterest? We Do!

We love this visual collage of our recent pins!

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About Us

Locally owned and operated since 1973, Ben Franklin has evolved into a specialty craft store, with several other stores under one roof.

We provide exceptional customer service and continual craft events.  We delight in bringing people of all ages together to participate in our craft classes, make-it/take-it’s, and other special events.

Ben Franklin Crafts is “the place to go” for a friendly, supportive environment where families and friends can explore their creative potential.