Camp Dear Handmade Life - Event Details

Camp Dear Handmade Life is an at-home summer camp experience for creatives featuring a six-week goal-getting online course with custom-matched virtual accountability “cabins” for support and a 3-day virtual business, craft and wellness summit. Take a “tour” of Camp on our Camp DHL Information Page.

MEET YOUR camp dear handmade life counselors!

Hi! We’re Nicole, Katie Mac and Spaulding…. your Camp DHL Camp Counselors. Click on our names above to learn a little bit more about each of us – including our daily roles within Dear Handmade Life! 

We’re here to make sure your “stay” at Camp is nothing short of awesome. We will be working alongside you throughout the six-week goal getting course and virtual cabin experience! Like, literally. Just like you, we will also be custom-matched to a cabin and will be working through the curriculum and creative projects.

We are also available in the exclusive Camp DHL Facebook Group to answer any questions you have about the program, technical support, worksheets, projects, etc.

Have a question that we haven’t answered? Let us know! We are here to help!

*Facebook group is for registered campers only.


Click the instructor name to learn more about each of our amazing Camp Dear Handmade Life instructors!

live and pre-recorded classes available to all camp dhl campers

Click the class photo to learn more about each of our exciting Camp Dear Handmade Life classes, panels and lectures. 

core classes

creating digital products 101

with Monique Malcolm

goal-getting for makers

with Janet LeBlanc

How to Get More from Less Content

with Jennifer Priest

imposter syndrome no more

with Mallory Whitfield

laser-focused branding

with Lela Barker

sew your own underpants

with Meghan Halfmoon

the magical world of ice dyeing

with Rebecca Saylor

twine woven
rope bowl

with Anne Weil

live summit: craft classes

Carve your own selfie stamp

with Dawline-Jane Oni-Eseleh

Crochet an Iconic Bacon-and-Eggs Scarf

with Twinkie Chan

Embroidering on

with Robert Mahar


with Risa Culbertson


with Kimberly Payne

Making Art on the iPad in Procreate

with Lisa Bardot

Modern Punch Needle Workshop: Rainbow Wall Hanging

with Daisy McClellan

Natural dyeing

with Kenya Miles

Paint a Loose Lush Floral Bouquet

with Jennifer Orkin-Lewis

live summit: business panels & lectures

crafting your ecommerce marketing strategy

with Jenna Shaffer

Sponsored by Constant Contact

HOne your hustle

with Ana Manzano

instagram batching for makers

with Natasha Samuel

making email automations work for you

with Holly Marsh

money mindset

with Lauren Estes

panel: automation and productivity

with Holly Marsh, Lauren Myers and ...

PANEL: Diversity & Inclusion in the Creative Community

with Deepa Shanbhag, Kenya Miles, Monica Tetteh and Dave Laboy

Sponsored by Spoonflower

Pitching your handmade products into popularity

with Cher Hale

other events

lunchtime unwind

with Honey Grace Lopez

morning gentle yoga

with Honey Grace Lopez

stretch sessions

with Kerry Burki

wild writing

with Laurie Wagner

the power purpose

with Nakeia Homer

body scan meditation

with Kerry Burki

walking meditation

with Kerry Burki


with Quinn Tempest

live summit schedule

*all class times are listed in pacific time zone