William Penn Charter School

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William Penn Charter School

3000 W School House Ln, Philadelphia, PA 19144

Dates
Week of July 27th, 2020

Whether you have a budding fashionista with her own sense of style and design or a crafty kid who craves making a one-of-a-kind creatures, 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, helping kids build on old skills or learn brand new ones.  Check out all the fun programs we have going on at Penn Charter this summer!

More information and pricing about our programs at Penn Charter can be found HERE

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Summer Overview

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Programs

Fiber Arts
Fiber Arts
(Ages 5-12)
Dates

Week of July 27th (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 July 27th (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.

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

Week of July 27th (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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