Whether you have a budding fashionista or a crafty kid who craves to make a one-of-a-kind creature, our wide array of needle-arts based craft camp programs may be just the thing! The Handwork Studio camps envelope campers in creativity, while our fabulous team of counselors cheers them on, helping kids build on old skills or learn brand new ones. Check out all the fun programs we have going on at Poly Prep Country Day School this summer!
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9:00-9:15AM - Camper arrival
9:15-10:30AM - Sewing part 1
10:30-10:45AM - Snack (campers are responsible for bringing their own food)
10:45AM-Noon - Sewing part1 continued
Noon-12:30PM - Lunch (campers are responsible for bringing their own food)
12:30-2:45PM - Sewing part 2
2:45-3:00PM - Clean-up and camper departure
weeks of: June 17, June 24, August 5, August 12
Picture your child in the care of energetic and imaginative counselors exploring the world of needle-arts. At Handwork Day Camp, you’ll find campers sharing stories and laughs while working on a wide array of unique projects. Our goal is to teach useful skills such as, hand-sewing, embroidery, knitting, weaving,needle-felting and much more! Campers are always free to express themselves and are enveloped in creativity and fun. Whether refining skills or learning brand new ones, our camp is sure to delight. Join the fun with Summer 2019's fresh new curriculum with different projects every week!
weeks of: June 24, August 5, August 12, 2019 (1-week sessions)
Whether you are an aspiring fashion designer or a creative camper looking for new skills, immerse yourself the wonderful world of machine sewing! Designed with older campers in mind, this program is all about choice and creative expression. Campers will be taught how to read and use a wide variety of Simplicity Creative Group patterns, our exclusive pattern partner. In addition to a catalog of over 20 patterns, campers get to choose from dozens and dozens of tempting fabrics to bring style and flare to every creation. There are more than enough options to keep you coming back week after week and year after year*.
*New on-trend pattern selection added for 2019
June 17th (1 week session)
In this exciting STEAM based program, campers tinker with technology, science, fibers, and art to develop interactive creations. Each child will create smart accessories, interactive toys, and light up wearables using LED lights, motors, sewing machines, and more! The possibilities are endless-- whether you are a boy or girl, scientist or artist, this program is designed to boost the appetite of both the left and right brain thinker.