Kit Camp: Discover • August 2020
Kit Camp 2020, Kit Camp: Discover, Youth
Discover your own creativity with Kit Camp! Learn different fiber art techniques with our customized fiber art kits including: Kumihimo Braiding, Printed Cards, Weaving, and Fabric Pouch! Join one of our special teaching artists on Zoom, Monday – Friday, for a live demo on each art project. Learn about the history and modern application of each fiber art technique, ask questions in a chatroom during each session and in live group sessions after the demos, and have a show & tell with your peers! With each registration, you will receive secure access to Zoom camp sessions, a link to our awesome online tutorials to use any time for project help, and two kits for each project — for a total of 8 kits delivered to you in the mail, postage included. Join us and learn with a family member or friend–and discover the world of fiber art!
Date and Time: August 3 – 7 from 10:30 – NOON
Looking for a different time? Kit Camp: Discover will also be happening on July 6 – 10 from 10:30 am – 12 pm. Sign up here!
Recommended Ages: 9+
Schedule & Kits:
Monday: Kumihimo Braiding – Learn the ancient Japanese technique of Kumihimo to create your own spiral like braid out of yarn using a special kumihimo disc. Create one for yourself and give one to a friend!
Tuesday: Printed Cards – Learn how to create a printing block (like a stamp) and use it to print a repeat pattern on a drawstring bag, perfect to hold your important belongings.
Wednesday: Weaving – Transform yarn into a piece of artwork! Select strands of yarn from the colors of the rainbow and weave it into a gorgeous piece of cloth that can be used to hang in your favorite space or even use as a coaster!
Thursday: Fabric Pouch – Design and sew a fabric pouch necklace, perfect for carrying all your favorite accessories and trinkets.
Friday: Show & Tell – Join together with your classmates to show off what you’ve made!
Materials: The kits come with all the tools and materials you will need except for a pair of scissors and a pencil. Shipping and postage included.
$157.50 – $175.00