Avalon, NJ

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Avalon, NJ

Dates
June 29th -August 7th, 2020

From January 15th - February 1st take $75 off each Full-Day camp session during Early Bird. 

The Handwork Studio is where kids learn by making. From sewing to building, each week our camp encourages campers to take a break from screens and discover how to create with their hands.

Whether your child is new to handwork or is a returner, our talented counselors are trained to meet where they are on their creative journey. 

Want to view other locations in the area? Check out Rosemont CollegeSpringside Chestnut Hill AcademyNarberth, Montclair State University or Williamsburg Northside Lower School.

 

 

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Summer Overview

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When you register between January 15th and February 1st, you save $45 off each half day camp session in 2020. Click below to view promo code.

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Programs

Fiber Arts
Fiber Arts
(Ages 5-12)
Dates

Week of June 26th - August 3rd (1-week sessions)

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.

Price: $295
Time: 9:00am-12:00pm

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

Week of June 26th - Week of August 3rd (1-week sessions)

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.

Price: $295
Time: 9:00am-12:00pm

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

Week of June 26th - Week of August 3rd (1-week sessions)

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.

Price: $295
Time: 9:00am-12:00pm

Counselor Assistant Program
Counselor Assistant Program
(Ages 14-15)
Dates

Week of June 26th - Week of August 3rd (2-week sessions)

The Counselor Assistant Program (CAP) is a hands-on leadership program designed for high school students looking to gain professional experiences through working with young children and adults.

Participants in the Handwork Studio CAP will work with campers in Fiber Arts Camp. Enhance your leadership skills, develop your sewing and crafting expertise, and gain firsthand experience with the roles and responsibilities of a summer camp counselor. Please note, each session of the Handwork Studio CAP is two weeks.

Free to participate but must register.

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