Congressional School

  • Handwork Kids Craft Education
  • girl - machine - sewing
  • boy - woodworking - education - handwork
  • girl - fiber - arts - craft - project

Congressional School

3229 Sleepy Hollow Rd, Falls Church, VA 22042

Dates
Weeks of August 10th & August 17th, 2020

Whether you have a budding fashionista with her own sense of style and design or want your child to have an opportunity to create in a screen free environment, our camps are where kids learn by making!

The Handwork Studio camps will envelop campers in creativity, while our fabulous team of counselors cheers them on by helping kids build on old skills or learn brand new ones.  Check out all the fun programs we have going on at Congressional School this summer!

More information and pricing about our programs at Congressional School can be found HERE

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Programs

Fiber Arts
Fiber Arts
(Ages 4-12)
Dates

Week of August 17th (1-week session)

Explore hand-sewing, embroidery, knitting, weaving, needle-felting and more by creating fun, one-of-a-kind fiber arts projects. Campers are guided by The Handwork Studio’s patient and skilled instructors to embrace their imagination and harness their potential through creation. Fiber Arts Day Camp meets each camper where they are on their creative journey, whether they are first-time creators or returners.  Each week, campers have the opportunity to develop new skills and tackle new challenges with our rotating curriculum of projects. No experience is necessary, and all the supplies and materials are included.

Fashion & Machine Sewing
Fashion & Machine Sewing
(Ages 9-15)
Dates

Week of August 17th (1-week session)

Aspiring designers and creative campers interested in learning new skills, look no further! Fashion and Machine Sewing Camp provides an immersive experience into the world of machine sewing. Skilled Handwork Studio teachers instruct beginners and advanced campers on how to construct clothes and accessories from start to finish. Choosing from our large catalog of patterns provided by our exclusive partner, Simplicity Creative Group, means this camp is about choice.  Campers have the freedom to decide what to pursue from backpacks, to stuffed animals, to dresses, and PJ’s all while learning new skills. With our endless options, campers can come back week after week, and year after year. No experience is necessary, and all the supplies and materials are included.

Woodworking
Woodworking
(Ages 8-14)
Dates

Week of August 17th (1-week session)

Measure, saw, hammer, and nail! Handwork Studio instructors safely guide beginners and advanced campers alike to learn the practical and timeless craft of woodworking. Campers are taught to use traditional hand tools to build projects ranging from a toolbox to functional furniture. Whether they are a future architect or looking for a new creative outlet, this program develops confidence through learning new hands-on skills and making fantastic projects. No experience necessary, but with our endless options, campers can come back week after week, and year after year to keep advancing their skills. All tools and materials are included.

Junior Robotics & Coding
Junior Robotics & Coding
(Ages 4-7)
Dates

Week of August 10th (1-week session)

Design. Build. Code. Play. This screen-free camp teaches robotics and coding to young learners in a fun, imaginative and collaborative environment. Each week campers learn how to bring their robots to life through design thinking, coding, sequencing and problem-solving. Through play and creative self-expression, campers learn invaluable skills that set the stage for success in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math.

Design & Build
Design & Build
(Ages 5-8)
Dates

Week of August 10th (1-week session)

Dream it, design it, build it! Using award-winning recycled cardboard-based construction systems, hand-tools, imagination, and problem-solving skills, the possibilities are endless. Expert Handwork Studio instructors challenge campers to explore architectural concepts, gain a deeper understanding of spatial relationships, and experiment to bring structures from their minds to reality. It’s Minecraft  in reality! All supplies are included, no experience necessary, and projects will change from week to week. 

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