Staycation Crafts for Kids

Summer Project Schedule

 Click on the image to view a week-by-week listing of the crafts we’ll be sharing this summer.

Staycation Crafts for Kids at Ben Franklin Crafts - Oconomowoc

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How Many Days ’til Crafts for Kids?

Create Your Own Class

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

 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.

Celebrate Your Birthday with a Craft Party at Ben Franklin Crafts!

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Schedule your child’s next birthday party at Ben Franklin Crafts. You’ll have as much fun as the kids when you leave the set up & clean up to us! Learn more about our Birthday Craft Parties here.

Here’s Something New!

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Strathmore Art Workshops


Register here for Strathmore’s FREE 2015 Online Workshops.  Follow along with video instruction by experienced artists and be inspired to create and learn more about ART!

Arts & Crafts Academy

Sign up for a Summer Class!

 Visit our Classes & Events calendar to see the Arts & Crafts Academy classes offered on Wednesdays this summer. Click here to view the entire schedule.

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Worldwide Knit (and Crochet!!) in Public Day

Will You Be Joining Us?

Knit (and Crochet!!) in Public with Ben Franklin Crafts - Oconomowoc: 6.13.15

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We “Mustache” You to Enjoy our 2015 Retreat Memories


Our 2015 Spring Fling Retreat at the beautiful Osthoff Resort in Elkhart Lake is now a wonderful memory! The pictures tell the story – we had LOADS of fun! Click the photo to see for yourself!

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.