“Create Your Own Class” Craft Catalog

create your own classCheck out the variety of classes Ben Franklin Crafts has to offer! We use a “Create Your Own Craft Class” format to schedule our classes. This means we work with you to set up a personalized class time that works in your schedule. A class can be a fun way to get together with friends you haven’t seen for awhile, celebrate a birthday or any other special occasion!

After previewing our class possibilities, be sure to scroll down for information about scheduling a class, pricing and to “meet” our talented instructors.

Note: Dates listed at the top of class pages refer to the date the class was added to the catalog. Please ignore.

Explore Our Class Catalog

Beginner Knitting: Buttoned Headband
Bulky Cabled Cowl
I-Cord Wrap Bracelet
Hexagon Baby Sweater
Ponytail/Messy Bun Hat
Textured Teardrop Link Bracelet
Twisted Rings Bracelet
Wrapped Tumbled Stone Pendant
Wire Wrapped Bracelet
Quilting: I Bought a Panel, Now What Do I Do With It?
Warm & Cozy Loom Knit Slippers
Learn to Sew: Pillowcase
Heirloom Christmas Stocking
Wefty Fabric Weaving
Introduction to Machine Embroidery
Jelly Roll Rug
Wool Feather Tree
Unraveling Ravelry
Bulky Lace Cowl
Advanced Beginner Knitting: Barley Baby Hat
Learn to Crochet: Dishcloth
Tatting Basics
Tatting: Building on the Basics
Quick & Cute Tuffet
Quilting Basics
Wall Quilt: Fuse the Red Fox
New "Vintage" Wall Quilt
Acrylic Painting: Pet Portrait
Acrylic Painting: Georgia O'Keeffe Flowers
Painting with Acrylics: Cezanne's Still Life
Watercolor Painting: Spring Flowers
Acrylic Painting: Picasso Portraits
Knit Your First Sweater: Harvest Baby Sweater
Knit Your First Socks: Rye Child Socks
Lace Sampler Scarf
Inktense Market Bag

Ready to Create Your Own Class?

To Schedule:

  • Each class in our catalog has a “contact us” link for you to use. Let us know which class you (or you & your friends!) would like to take.
  • We can set up classes for as few as a single student.  The maximum group will generally be 10-12 students, depending on the type of class.
  • If you are interested in a class that’s not currently in our catalog, let us know and we’ll do our best to locate an instructor skilled in that area.


  • The Create Your Own Craft Class base fee is $30/hour for five or fewer students. Each additional student will add $6/class hour to the base fee.
  • Your group’s non-refundable payment must be received before we can finalize the date and time of your class.
  • For more information, or to schedule a class, please contact our Class Coordinator by email at:  lynda@benfranklincraftswi.com or call (262) 567-0271.

Meet Our Talented Instructors: