< Scratch Design Studio

The list of Scratch Design Studio studios in Scratch 1.4

The Scratch Design Studio is a themed studio that is changed approximately every six weeks, though sometimes even longer and sometimes shorter.[1] There have currently been a total of 162 Scratch Design Studio studios.

Current SDS

The current SDS theme is:
35444486_100x75.pngCreative Carnival
(Description- In this Scratch Design Studio, we invite you to let your creativity loose and create fun games, rides, and events for Scratch's "Creative Carnival"!)


They are as follows, from oldest to newest:

  1. 22103_100x75.pngRemix-a-thon
    [2] (Description- Remix a project in the studio)
  2. 23383_100x75.png8 Blocks
    [3] (Description- Only can use the 8 blocks named in description)
  3. 24544_100x75.pngThe Future of Scratch
    (Description- Suggest some new things for Scratch)
  4. 26393_100x75.pngHaiku
    (Description- Write a haiku)
  5. 27570_100x75.pngMystery Games
    (Description- Create a guessing game)
  6. 28561_100x75.pngRandom Numbers
    (Description- Use the Pick random () to () block)
  7. 29283_100x75.pngSeeing Words
    (Description- Create a project telling the meaning of one of the words described in the description)
  8. 30316_100x75.pngBizarro World
    (Description- Create a world which is like the real world but has craziness)
  9. 31433_100x75.pngTry Scratch!
    (Description- Create an advertisement for Scratch and convince people to try Scratch)
  10. 32842_100x75.pngTravel
    (Description- Create a project about the places you would like to go visit in the world)
  11. 33938_100x75.pngOur Planet
    (Description- Create an animated story about the environment)
  12. 35739_100x75.pngAdd a page
    (Description- Create a page to a story about Gobo)
  13. 36803_100x75.pngPlans for 2009
    (Description- Create a project that shares your 2009 Hopes and Dreams)
  14. 38629_100x75.pngRectangles
    (Description- Create a project using only the Rectangle Paint Editor Tool)
  15. 40864_100x75.pngThank you
    (Description- Create a project about a nice thing someone recently did for you)
  16. 43289_100x75.pngMake some noise
    (Description- Find a project that was made by someone else, which features interesting music or sounds)
  17. 45266_100x75.pngIt's Alive!
    (Description- Take a photo or illustration and make it come to life by animation)
  18. 48179_100x75.pngScavenger Hunt
    (Description- Search for pictures and audio from a list - and create a project with them)
  19. 49490_100x75.pngPhone Call
    (Description- Create a project that features a phone call)
  20. 51460_100x75.pngDeep Space
    (Description- Create a project that features an adventure in outer space)
  21. 52672_100x75.pngAsk me
    (Description- Download Scratch 1.4 and use the new Ask () and Wait in your own Scratch project)
  22. 53974_100x75.pngBlooming Flowers
    (Description- Add blooming flowers to your Scratch Project)
  23. 55518_100x75.png500000
    (Description- Make a project celebrating more than half a million projects)
  24. 56193_100x75.pngFront Page Design
    (Description- Create a new front page that displays what people are creating)
  25. 58151_100x75.pngHelp me!
    (Description- Make a tutorial about Scratch)
  26. 59598_100x75.pngShadows
    (Description- Create a project about shadows)
  27. 61741_100x75.pngHappy Halloween!
    (Description- Make a project about Halloween and/or make a spooky project)
  28. 62834_100x75.pngLists, lists, lists
    (Description- Create a project that uses a list)
  29. 68010_100x75.pngMinifig Madness
    (Description- Create a project with the LEGO Minifig Collection)
  30. 69812_100x75.pngSports Time
    (Description- Create a project that features a sprite playing a sport)
  31. 71974_100x75.pngSing Song
    (Description- Create a project that has music in it)
  32. 73689_100x75.png-oOo-Under the Sea-oOo-
    (Description- Make a project about the imaginary or non-imaginary creatures that live at the bottom of the sea)
  33. 75582_100x75.pngPatterns
    (Description- Make a project with a pattern of blocks, images, sounds, drawings or actions)
  34. 77933_100x75.pngWhoop!
    (Description- Create a project containing the 'Whoop!' sound)
  35. 80033_100x75.png1,000,000 Projects!
    (Description- Make a project celebrating 1,000,000 projects)
  36. 82148_100x75.pngoOo Graffiti oOo
    (Description- Create a project that includes graffiti art)
  37. 83818_100x75.pngRecipes
    (Description- Make a project that shows how to make your favorite food)
  38. 86854_100x75.pngWorld Cup!
    (Description- Create a project that has something to do with the Soccer World Cup 2010)
  39. 89391_100x75.pngMake your own animal
    (Description- Create your own animal and include it in your project)
  40. 93338_100x75.pngMake your own robot
    (Description- Create your own robot and include it in your project)
  41. 96365_100x75.pngYour favorite book
    (Description- Create a project about your favorite book or make-up your own story)
  42. 98284_100x75.pngFlight!
    (Description- Make a project about flying or flight)
  43. 99819_100x75.pngHalloween 2010!
    (Description- Create a spooky project for Halloween 2010)
  44. 101228_100x75.pngScratch Tutorial!~
    (Description- Make a project that tells how to do something on Scratch)
  45. 101173_100x75.pngOh! The Places You'll Go/Animated Poetry~
    [4] (Description- Create a project using lines of a specific Dr. Suess poem)
  46. 106523_100x75.pngRemix into 2011!
    (Description- Add your past or present ideas of the Fourth of July)
  47. 107621_100x75.png~Time Travel~
    (Description- Create a project that include Time Travel)
  48. 111801_100x75.pngTV Design Studio!
    (Description- Make a project about or inspired by your favorite television program)
  49. 115296_100x75.pngUltimate Birthday Party
    (Description- Create a project about the Ultimate Birthday Party)
  50. 119329_100x75.pngLoudness Lollapalooza!
    (Description- Create a project that reacts to sound)
  51. 123812_100x75.pngScratch Day 2011
    [5] (Description- Add the projects that you shared on Scratch Day 2011 in the studio)
  52. 124763_100x75.pngLet me show you around...
    [6] (Description- Describe Scratch to someone using it for the first time)
  53. 129248_100x75.pngMake A Computer
    (Description- Make a computer in Scratch)
  54. 133601_100x75.pngIt's over 2,000,000!
    [7] (Description- Make a project celebrating over 2 Million projects on Scratch)
  55. 136936_100x75.pngWhen I grow up...
    [8] (Description- Make a project explaining what you want to be when you grow up)
  56. 140108_100x75.pngHalloween 2011!
    [9] (Description- Make a project for Halloween 2011)
  57. 142631_100x75.pngOne Sprite, One Script.
    (Description- Make a project that only uses one Sprite and one Script)
  58. 144634_100x75.pngInteractive Pen Projects
    (Description- Create a project that uses Interactive Pen)
  59. 149410_100x75.pngDo-It-Yourself!
    (Description- Create a project that shows how to do a Do-It-Yourself outside of Scratch)
  60. 154147_100x75.pngCarnival Games!
    (Description- Make an old fashioned style carnival game)
  61. 160301_100x75.pngAll About Animals!
    (Description- Maka a project about your favorite animal)
  62. 164844_100x75.pngCircles and Squares
    (Description- Make a project using circles and squares)
  63. 171719_100x75.pngThe Olympics 2012!
    (Description- Create a project oabout the Olympics 2012)
  64. 171927_100x75.png8 bit
    (Description- Make a project in 8-Bit Style)
  65. 178983_100x75.pngHalloween 2012!
    (Description- Make a project about Halloween 2012)
  66. 181473_100x75.pngSuper Heroes!
    (Description- Design your own Super Hero using Scratch)
  67. 184732_100x75.png3,000,000 Projects~!
    (Description- Celebrate 3,000,000 projects)
  68. 188586_100x75.pngMemories of Scratch 1.x
    (Description- Make a project about memories from Scratch)
  69. 194669_100x75.pngCelebrate Pi Day!
    [10] (Description- Make a project having to do with Pi Day)
  70. 198036_100x75.pngWhy Do You Scratch?
    (Description- Make a project explaining why you use Scratch)
  71. 222542_100x75.pngScratch Doodle
    (Description- Create an animated Scratch logo)
  72. 205943_100x75.pngInspired by a Song
    (Description- Create a project inspired by a favorite song)
  73. 263587_100x75.pngHalloween 2013
    (Description- Create a project about Halloween 2013)
  74. 272531_100x75.pngCelebrate 4,000,000 Projects!
    (Description- Create a project celebrating 4,000,000 projects)
  75. 296067_100x75.pngHoliday Foods
    (Description- Share a story or recipe about your favorite a Holiday Meal)
  76. 320437_100x75.pngNew Year, New Resolutions
    (Description- Create a project sharing resolutions for 2014)
  77. 341264_100x75.pngInteractive Sensor Projects!
    (Description- Make an Interactive Sensor Project)
  78. 366438_100x75.pngCelebrate 5,000,000 Projects!
    (Description- Celebrate 5,000,000 projects)
  79. 424448_100x75.pngScratch Day 2014
    (Description- Create a project celebrating Scratch Day)
  80. 445528_100x75.pngCreative Inventions
    (Description- Make up an invention)
  81. 481456_100x75.pngEmbrace Randomness
    [11] (Description- Make a random Scratch Project)
  82. 497878_100x75.pngCreate with these Characters
    [12] (Description- Make a project that uses one or more specific sprites)
  83. 520375_100x75.png10 Block Challenge
    [3] (Description- Create a project using 10 specific Scratch blocks)
  84. 588044_100x75.pngCreative Cloning
    (Description- Use the cloning feature)
  85. 686604_100x75.pngOnce Upon a Dinner...
    (Description- Create a project of a dinner you would like to have)
  86. 833480_100x75.pngCreate a Super Hero!
    (Description- Make up a super hero)
  87. 974688_100x75.pngScratch Around the World
    (Description- Create a project telling the audience about a country)
  88. 1107400_100x75.pngCreate Your Own Planet!
    (Description- Make up a planet and tell viewers what happens on it)
  89. 1296282_100x75.pngBlock Dance Party!
    (Description- Create a Dance Party using 12 specific Scratch blocks)
  90. 1354378_100x75.pngCelebrate 10 Million Projects: Past, Present, Future.
    (Description- Celebrate 10 Million projects and look back at your Scratch projects and look into your Scratch future)
  91. 1445560_100x75.pngCustom Block Madness!
    (Description- Create a project that uses Custom Blocks)
  92. 1527394_100x75.pngCreate Your Own Scratch Island
    (Description- Design your own Scratch island)
  93. 1672164_100x75.pngAlice in Wonderland 150th Anniversary
    [13] (Description- a celebration of Alice in Wonderland's 150th Anniversary)
  94. 1788915_100x75.pngNew Year's Celebration: Express 2016!
    (Description- Create a project for the New Year)
  95. 1859165_100x75.pngRemix-A-Thon
    [2] (Description- Remix one of the pre-made projects.)
  96. 1963483_100x75.pngThe Last SDS
    (Description- Create a project with memories of the SDS and share your favorite SDS. This was for April Fools' Day 2016.)
  97. 1999784_100x75.pngMake Music!
    [14] (Description- Create a music project)
  98. 2106460_100x75.pngIn the Spotlight
    (Description- Parody a film or any other piece of popular culture with Scratch characters)
  99. 2980472_100x75.pngCreate a New Scratch Character
    (Description- Design a new animated sprite.)
  100. 3479432_100x75.png10 Squares
    (Description- Create a project with 10 squares for the 100th SDS)
  101. 3682398_100x75.pngScratch 101
    (Description- Create a project that teaches how to do something)
  102. 3963359_100x75.pngStudio Spotlight
    (Description- Create a project about a studio you love)
  103. 4228332_100x75.pngThings to Try!
    (Description- Create a project using the new section on Scratch called Tips)
  104. 4432377_100x75.pngGobolympics
    (Description- Create a project relating to Olympic sports or another sport you enjoy)
  105. 4607452_100x75.pngScratch Rewind: 2017
    (Description- Create a project to look back at 2017 or look forward to 2018)
  106. 4823590_100x75.pngInteractive Stories
    (Description- Create an interactive story project)
  107. 4981407_100x75.pngDesign a Park
    (Description- Create a park)
  108. 5109727_100x75.pngFrom Dusk 'Till Dawn
    (Description- Create a project about the night)
  109. 5256490_100x75.pngSymmetry
    (Description- Make a project using symmetry)
  110. 5321833_100x75.pngTime Travel
    (Description- Make a project about travelling through time)
  111. 5541632_100x75.pngCreate Your Own Restaurant
    (Description- Make a project about a restaurant)
  112. 5702799_100x75.pngBounce!
    (Description- Make a project that involves bouncing.)
  113. 5801323_100x75.pngYear 3000
    (Description- Make a project about the year 3000)
  114. 5944573_100x75.pngMonochromatic
    (Description- Create a project that is monochromatic.)
  115. 6295493_100x75.pngBloop
    (Description- Make a project having to do with the word "bloop")
  116. 6234813_100x75.pngDay In The Life
    (Description- Create a project in the life of something.)
  117. 9323539_100x75.pngGrowing
    (Description- Create a project having to do with something growing.)
  118. 20766887_100x75.pngPuzzled
    (Description- Create a project having to do with something puzzling.)
  119. 25087145_100x75.pngMicro
    (Description- Create a project about something micro.)
  120. 25273127_100x75.pngPrehistoric
    (Description- Make a project about things that lived thousands of years ago.)
  121. 25528144_100x75.pngEnd of the Decade
    (Description- Create a project sharing memories from 2010-2020, and/or, create a project saying what you're looking forward to in the next decade.)
  122. 25683625_100x75.pngRemix a Starter Project
    (Description- Remix one of the starter projects and make it your own!)
  123. 25868168_100x75.pngMagic, Myths, & Fairy Tales
    (Description- Bring your imagination as we explore Magic, Myths, and Fairytales!)
  124. 26159655_100x75.pngUpside Down
    (Description- Ready to put a spin on things? Create a project that is upside down!)
  125. 26498205_100x75.pngFun at Home!
    (Description- Looking for things to do while staying indoors? Let's have some fun at home! Create a project with activities you can do at home.)
  126. 26962918_100x75.pngImaginary Sports
    (Description- There are so many sports played all around the world such as basketball, hockey, and more! But what if you created your own sport?)
  127. 27176493_100x75.pngEndangered Animals
    (Description- Create a project on the topic of endangered animals!)
  128. 27437948_100x75.pngOut of Season
    (Description- Explore the wonders of the seasons!)
  129. 27859055_100x75.pngPatterns
    (Description- Explore the different patterns that can be found far and wide.)
  130. 28321360_100x75.pngBlending In
    (Description- Explore real-world situations where things might blend in - or, come up with your own cool methods of blending in!)
  131. 28751336_100x75.pngIn the Air
    (Description- Create a project that takes place in the air.)
  132. 29301749_100x75.pngAlien Invasion
    [15] (Description- Create an alien customizer!)
  133. 29275132_100x75.pngColorless
    (Description- The world is filled with color! From the ocean, to fields of flowers, to the food we eat, to your favorite pair of socks. But have you ever imagined what life might be like if everything was colorless?)
  134. 29664386_100x75.pngExpect The Unexpected
    (Description- Make unexpected projects!)
  135. 30062791_100x75.pngSerenity
    (Description- Create projects that feel serene.)
  136. 30192982_100x75.pngBlast From the Past
    (Description- From dinosaur fossils, to historical fashion, to vintage artwork, and inventions of the past, looking back in time can be as much fun as looking forward to the future!)
  137. 30405119_100x75.pngSomewhere Out There
    (Description- Create a project involving a place "Somewhere Out There.")
  138. 30636997_100x75.pngWonderful World of Water
    (Description- From vast oceans to the water you drink, this Scratch Design Studio invites you to create a project around wonderful world of water!)
  139. 30875232_100x75.pngMagical Mixes
    (Description- In this Scratch Design Studio, you are invited to create a project that shows off a magically mixed creation.)
  140. 31145613_100x75.pngWhat's Cooking?
    (Description- Turn up the heat, because it’s time to get cooking! From cookies and crackers, to pasta and pizza, cooking can make foods so different and unique. In this Scratch Design Studio, we encourage you to create a project related to cooking.)
  141. 31381818_100x75.pngSilly Superheroes
    (Description- Woohoo! Superheroes have saved the Scratch Design Studios from aliens! But these weren’t regular superheroes, they were Silly Superheroes! In this SDS, create a project about these superheroes.)
  142. 31361222_100x75.pngRoad Trip
    (Description- Pack your bags, grab your tickets, and get ready for an adventure because it's time for a road trip! Through mountains, forests and beaches to more unusual places such as waterfalls or beautiful lakes. Everything is possible here and we invite you to create a project related to road trips, journeys, and adventure!)
  143. 31659696_100x75.pngSilhouettes & Shadows
    (Description- Shadows surround us every day. They're mysterious silhouettes, but do you know all their secrets? In this SDS, explore the mystery and beauty of Silhouettes & Shadows, and share what you discover!)
  144. 31865836_100x75.pngUnderground
    (Description- Did you know lots of common items you might interact with daily are made up of materials found under the earth's surface? In this SDS, we’re going underground and invite you to explore the variety of things that might be found beneath the surface, and share them with others. Going from soil to water, to animals and bugs, to metals, to diamonds, and even fossils, there are many possibilities for what to include in your project!)
  145. 32007495_100x75.pngLandmarks
    (Description- From ancient buildings of the past, through beautiful urban layouts of cities and magnificent palaces and castles, landmarks are everywhere! Landmarks can be quite small, or they can also be monumental, but each one is equally recognizable. In this SDS we will focus on these amazing, iconic places by inviting you to create a project about landmarks.)
  146. 32165724_100x75.pngAll from the Dot
    (Description- Do you know you are surrounded by dots? Dots can be found in every day locations or places you least expect them. You can find them within sentences, in decimals, within art, and in nature. You can spot a dot in an animal’s fur pattern or a blueberry on a bush or even stars in the nights sky. Dots really are everywhere! In this SDS, we’re inviting you to create a project that incorporates dots into your creation!)
  147. 32346018_100x75.pngExtreme Weather
    (Description- From blistering heat, to tornadoes, hail, or hurricanes, extreme weather, while sometimes rare, can be found all around the world. In this Scratch Design Studio, we will focus on weather taken to the extreme and you're invited to join!)
  148. 32552757_100x75.pngScientific Discoveries
    (Description- From the discovery of water on a planet to a new star or cure of a disease, new scientific discoveries are always being made! In this Scratch Design Studio we focus on amazing Scientific Discoveries and you are invited to join us by creating a project.)
  149. 32745737_100x75.pngLiving Objects
    (Description- From living room furniture learning to dance to water bottles making friends with cartons of milk, all sorts of things can happen if objects could somehow come alive! In this Scratch Design Studio we explore the possibilities of inanimate objects coming to life and you are invited to join us by creating a project.)
  150. 32985694_100x75.pngDreams
    (Description- Have you ever had a really interesting dream? From dreams that are like a bizarre fictional story, to ones that are funny and make no sense, to ones that are just right for you, dreams can be a great source of inspiration. In this Scratch Design Studio, we are turning those dreams into reality!)
  151. 33288318_100x75.pngMagic Tricks
    (Description- Abracadabra! In this Scratch Design Studio, we're diving into the world of magic tricks and you're invited!)
  152. 33516071_100x75.pngA Stroll through the Woods
    (Description- From trees to endangered animal species, to flowering rivers and wild berries, this SDS invites you to create a project about the woods.)
  153. 33699629_100x75.pngBeaches and Seashells
    (Description- Do you enjoy collecting seashells, building sand castles, or watching the sun set over the ocean? Join us in this new Scratch Design Studio all about Beaches and Seashells!)
  154. 33802069_100x75.pngTransportation
    (Description- In this Scratch Design Studio, we invite you to hop aboard and explore the many types of transportation in the world.)
  155. 34055927_100x75.pngSuper School
    (Description- In this Scratch Design Studio, we invite you to join the SDS classroom and share your creativity with us by making a project about school!)
  156. 34295144_100x75.pngThe World of Technology
    (Description- In this Scratch Design Studio, we invite you to join the studio by creating a project about technology! What does your world of technology look like?)
  157. 34491803_100x75.pngLights Out
    (Description- In this Scratch Design Studio, we invite you to let your creativity shine and imagine what happens when the lights go out!)
  158. 34747126_100x75.pngCandy Land
    (Description- In this Scratch Design studio, we've provided you with a ticket to Candy Land - come along and enjoy the tasty trip!)
  159. 34924436_100x75.pngSpy Headquarters
    (Description- We invite you to use your super spy skills to create and imagine what spies can do, and everything about them and their mysterious headquarters.)
  160. 34986647_100x75.pngSize Surprises
    (Description- This Scratch Design Studio invites you to imagine a world of size related surprises, where ants could be larger than your house or elephants could fit in your pocket!)
  161. 35269692_100x75.pngChildhood Memories
    (Description- This Scratch Design Studio is all about celebrating the magic of our childhood memories, where dreams were big, and playtime was a highlight of the day.)


  1. The SDS, "Once upon a Dinner", lasted from November 24, 2014 to January 13, 2015
  2. a b There have been two Remix-A-Thons.
  3. a b Many Scratchers find it "interesting" that there are two studios so similar.
  4. The Design Studio, "Oh! The Places You'll Go," was originally named "Animated Poetry," but was changed within 24 hours to the new title, as people were submitting projects about any piece of poetry, whereas the Scratch Team only wanted projects about the poem, "Oh! The Places You'll Go" by Dr. Seuss.
  5. The Design Studio, "Scratch Day 2011," is different from all the rest. It was not made by the user ScratchDesignStudio, rather, it was created by scratchday. Also, it did not use the regular gallery notes. Instead, it said Quote Icon.png Quote:
    Author: scratchday
    Text:  What did you create on Scratch Day? Share your projects from Scratch Day events! 
    Source: "Scratch Day 2011" Design Studio
    Anyone could add projects to this gallery.
  6. The Design Studio "Let me show you around..." was originally called "Welcome! Let me show you around..." but was changed within 2 days, for an unknown reason.
  7. The Design Studio "It's over 2,000,000!" was changed to be "It's almost 2,000,000!" after complaints from people who said that it wasn't "over 2,000,000", but was changed back when the goal was achieved.
  8. The Design Studio "Dream Job" was changed to "When I Grow Up..." after the suggestion was made that the name would fit the studio better seen in the first few comments on that gallery).
  9. The Design Studio "Halloween 2011" was mistakenly named "Halloween 2012" at the beginning. It was fixed within 2 days.
  10. This only lasted for one day.
  11. Although this studio was meant for projects containing the Pick Random block, it was confused with an Add Everything studio
  12. This Scratch Design Studio was created due to Creative Characters Camp. All Camp Counselors were curators of this studio.
  13. This studio was not created by the user @ScratchDesignStudio. The SDS was be used as a sample studio for the 2015 Hour of Code activities.
  14. This was created in honor of the International Day of Jazz. In 2021, the studio was re-used for Computer Science Education Week.
  15. This studio was originally created for April Fools' Day. Most curators temporarily set their avatars to alien graphics, and the description indicated that aliens had taken over the studio.