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Suzuki Violin lessons – 45 minutes
Suzuki Violin lessons – 45 minutes
Jul 1 – Aug 31 all-day
The Suzuki approach is based on the philosophy that young children learn music just as they learn to speak their native language through regular listening, developmentally appropriate instruction and frequent opportunities to play alone and with others. Once registered, please contact Gay directly to schedule lessons. GayeD@vashoncenterforthearts.org For registration questions and help, contact VCA Registrar[...]
Japanese Immersion Art Camp- Session 1 10:00 am
Japanese Immersion Art Camp- Session 1
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Learn about Japanese language, art, stories and culture! Session 1 (ages 8-12) is an in-depth exploration of art, language and culture that includes wind bells, Sumi calligraphy, Japanese food preparation, indigo dyeing, hanging Kokedama (moss balls), Tama-ire and Hanetsuki games, haiku and more. __________ Ages: 8-12 Dates: July 30 – August 3 Times: 10:00am –[...]
Story Stage 10:00 am
Story Stage
Aug 1 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Bring beloved stories to life through a wide variety of art mediums and theatrics. Each child will take home a series of story kits they make to re-tell their stories at home. Camp culminates with a big performance for the parents, complete with tickets and snacks. __________ Ages: 4-7 Dates: Monday – Friday, July 30[...]
Act Before You Think! Improv Camp 1:00 pm
Act Before You Think! Improv Camp
Aug 1 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Say yes! Improvisation is the art of accepting the things that present themselves. Practice the skills of this art — including spontaneity, listening, and even failure! — by playing interactive “games” with bodies, voices and imaginations. Warning: this kind of practice may make whole areas of your life easier and more fun. Nic Warmenhoven has[...]
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Japanese Immersion Art Camp- Session 1 10:00 am
Japanese Immersion Art Camp- Session 1
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Learn about Japanese language, art, stories and culture! Session 1 (ages 8-12) is an in-depth exploration of art, language and culture that includes wind bells, Sumi calligraphy, Japanese food preparation, indigo dyeing, hanging Kokedama (moss balls), Tama-ire and Hanetsuki games, haiku and more. __________ Ages: 8-12 Dates: July 30 – August 3 Times: 10:00am –[...]
Story Stage 10:00 am
Story Stage
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Bring beloved stories to life through a wide variety of art mediums and theatrics. Each child will take home a series of story kits they make to re-tell their stories at home. Camp culminates with a big performance for the parents, complete with tickets and snacks. __________ Ages: 4-7 Dates: Monday – Friday, July 30[...]
Act Before You Think! Improv Camp 1:00 pm
Act Before You Think! Improv Camp
Aug 2 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Say yes! Improvisation is the art of accepting the things that present themselves. Practice the skills of this art — including spontaneity, listening, and even failure! — by playing interactive “games” with bodies, voices and imaginations. Warning: this kind of practice may make whole areas of your life easier and more fun. Nic Warmenhoven has[...]
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Japanese Immersion Art Camp- Session 1 10:00 am
Japanese Immersion Art Camp- Session 1
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Learn about Japanese language, art, stories and culture! Session 1 (ages 8-12) is an in-depth exploration of art, language and culture that includes wind bells, Sumi calligraphy, Japanese food preparation, indigo dyeing, hanging Kokedama (moss balls), Tama-ire and Hanetsuki games, haiku and more. __________ Ages: 8-12 Dates: July 30 – August 3 Times: 10:00am –[...]
Story Stage 10:00 am
Story Stage
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Bring beloved stories to life through a wide variety of art mediums and theatrics. Each child will take home a series of story kits they make to re-tell their stories at home. Camp culminates with a big performance for the parents, complete with tickets and snacks. __________ Ages: 4-7 Dates: Monday – Friday, July 30[...]
Act Before You Think! Improv Camp 1:00 pm
Act Before You Think! Improv Camp
Aug 3 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Say yes! Improvisation is the art of accepting the things that present themselves. Practice the skills of this art — including spontaneity, listening, and even failure! — by playing interactive “games” with bodies, voices and imaginations. Warning: this kind of practice may make whole areas of your life easier and more fun. Nic Warmenhoven has[...]
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Teen Photo Intensive 8:00 am
Teen Photo Intensive
Aug 6 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Take your passion for photography to the next level with a week of photographing in Seattle and Tacoma. Day trips include Pike Place Market, Wing Luke Museum, Volunteer Park Conservatory, Photographic Center Northwest Gallery, Fisherman’s Terminal and Point Defiance Zoo and Gardens. Be part of a show of your results on Vashon in the fall.[...]
2D Art Studio 10:00 am
2D Art Studio
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
CAMP IS FULL, CLICK LINK BELOW FOR WAITLIST   Ready to take your two dimensional art skills to the next level? Want to develop your sketches into polished and professional pieces? Strengthen your drawing, painting and 2D design skills while working on individual projects. Dive deeply into color theory, interpreting correct values, composition, and the[...]
Clay Camp: Down Under 10:00 am
Clay Camp: Down Under
Aug 6 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
CLASS IS FULL, CLICK BUTTON BELOW FOR WAITLIST With clay in hand, explore the unique wildlife of Australia! Make marvelous marsupial sculptures, colorful parrot (kookaburras) plates and more! Island potter Liz Lewis has taught VCA clay classes for over 17 years and is a much loved visiting artist in Vashon schools. All clay camps held[...]
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Teen Photo Intensive 8:00 am
Teen Photo Intensive
Aug 7 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Take your passion for photography to the next level with a week of photographing in Seattle and Tacoma. Day trips include Pike Place Market, Wing Luke Museum, Volunteer Park Conservatory, Photographic Center Northwest Gallery, Fisherman’s Terminal and Point Defiance Zoo and Gardens. Be part of a show of your results on Vashon in the fall.[...]
2D Art Studio 10:00 am
2D Art Studio
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
CAMP IS FULL, CLICK LINK BELOW FOR WAITLIST   Ready to take your two dimensional art skills to the next level? Want to develop your sketches into polished and professional pieces? Strengthen your drawing, painting and 2D design skills while working on individual projects. Dive deeply into color theory, interpreting correct values, composition, and the[...]
Clay Camp: Down Under 10:00 am
Clay Camp: Down Under
Aug 7 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
CLASS IS FULL, CLICK BUTTON BELOW FOR WAITLIST With clay in hand, explore the unique wildlife of Australia! Make marvelous marsupial sculptures, colorful parrot (kookaburras) plates and more! Island potter Liz Lewis has taught VCA clay classes for over 17 years and is a much loved visiting artist in Vashon schools. All clay camps held[...]
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Teen Photo Intensive 8:00 am
Teen Photo Intensive
Aug 8 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Take your passion for photography to the next level with a week of photographing in Seattle and Tacoma. Day trips include Pike Place Market, Wing Luke Museum, Volunteer Park Conservatory, Photographic Center Northwest Gallery, Fisherman’s Terminal and Point Defiance Zoo and Gardens. Be part of a show of your results on Vashon in the fall.[...]
2D Art Studio 10:00 am
2D Art Studio
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
CAMP IS FULL, CLICK LINK BELOW FOR WAITLIST   Ready to take your two dimensional art skills to the next level? Want to develop your sketches into polished and professional pieces? Strengthen your drawing, painting and 2D design skills while working on individual projects. Dive deeply into color theory, interpreting correct values, composition, and the[...]
Clay Camp: Down Under 10:00 am
Clay Camp: Down Under
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
CLASS IS FULL, CLICK BUTTON BELOW FOR WAITLIST With clay in hand, explore the unique wildlife of Australia! Make marvelous marsupial sculptures, colorful parrot (kookaburras) plates and more! Island potter Liz Lewis has taught VCA clay classes for over 17 years and is a much loved visiting artist in Vashon schools. All clay camps held[...]
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Teen Photo Intensive 8:00 am
Teen Photo Intensive
Aug 9 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Take your passion for photography to the next level with a week of photographing in Seattle and Tacoma. Day trips include Pike Place Market, Wing Luke Museum, Volunteer Park Conservatory, Photographic Center Northwest Gallery, Fisherman’s Terminal and Point Defiance Zoo and Gardens. Be part of a show of your results on Vashon in the fall.[...]
2D Art Studio 10:00 am
2D Art Studio
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
CAMP IS FULL, CLICK LINK BELOW FOR WAITLIST   Ready to take your two dimensional art skills to the next level? Want to develop your sketches into polished and professional pieces? Strengthen your drawing, painting and 2D design skills while working on individual projects. Dive deeply into color theory, interpreting correct values, composition, and the[...]
Clay Camp: Down Under 10:00 am
Clay Camp: Down Under
Aug 9 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
CLASS IS FULL, CLICK BUTTON BELOW FOR WAITLIST With clay in hand, explore the unique wildlife of Australia! Make marvelous marsupial sculptures, colorful parrot (kookaburras) plates and more! Island potter Liz Lewis has taught VCA clay classes for over 17 years and is a much loved visiting artist in Vashon schools. All clay camps held[...]
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Teen Photo Intensive 8:00 am
Teen Photo Intensive
Aug 10 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Take your passion for photography to the next level with a week of photographing in Seattle and Tacoma. Day trips include Pike Place Market, Wing Luke Museum, Volunteer Park Conservatory, Photographic Center Northwest Gallery, Fisherman’s Terminal and Point Defiance Zoo and Gardens. Be part of a show of your results on Vashon in the fall.[...]
2D Art Studio 10:00 am
2D Art Studio
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
CAMP IS FULL, CLICK LINK BELOW FOR WAITLIST   Ready to take your two dimensional art skills to the next level? Want to develop your sketches into polished and professional pieces? Strengthen your drawing, painting and 2D design skills while working on individual projects. Dive deeply into color theory, interpreting correct values, composition, and the[...]
Clay Camp: Down Under 10:00 am
Clay Camp: Down Under
Aug 10 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
CLASS IS FULL, CLICK BUTTON BELOW FOR WAITLIST With clay in hand, explore the unique wildlife of Australia! Make marvelous marsupial sculptures, colorful parrot (kookaburras) plates and more! Island potter Liz Lewis has taught VCA clay classes for over 17 years and is a much loved visiting artist in Vashon schools. All clay camps held[...]
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Crazy About Photography 10:00 am
Crazy About Photography
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – Aug 16 @ 3:00 pm
Second Session offered by popular demand! Explore Seattle, Tacoma and Vashon with your camera! Day trips include: Pike Place Market, Seattle Public Library, Wing Luke Museum, Volunteer Park Conservatory, Point Defiance Zoo and Vashon beaches. Make photo transfers onto beeswax and be part of a show on Vashon in the fall. All you need is[...]
Clay Camp: Wildlife of Fisher Pond 10:00 am
Clay Camp: Wildlife of Fisher Pond
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
CLASS IS FULL, CLICK BUTTON BELOW FOR WAITLIST Wood ducks and mallards, turtles and dragonflies…the wildlife of Fisher Pond will inspire our clay work. How about a kingfisher plate? Island potter Liz Lewis has taught VCA clay classes for over 17 years and is a much loved visiting artist in Vashon schools __________ Ages: 6-10 Date:[...]
Seussical the Musical 10:00 am
Seussical the Musical
Aug 13 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Oh the things you can think – and act, sing & dance! Join Cat in the Hat, Jojo, the mischievious Wickershams, Horton, Maizie, Gertrude, Sour Kangaroo, Jungle Citizens and the whole Who family on a magical, musical journey. Perform on the big stage. Roles for over 20 kids! __________ Ages: 7-16 Dates: Monday – Thursday,[...]
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Clay Camp: Wildlife of Fisher Pond 10:00 am
Clay Camp: Wildlife of Fisher Pond
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
CLASS IS FULL, CLICK BUTTON BELOW FOR WAITLIST Wood ducks and mallards, turtles and dragonflies…the wildlife of Fisher Pond will inspire our clay work. How about a kingfisher plate? Island potter Liz Lewis has taught VCA clay classes for over 17 years and is a much loved visiting artist in Vashon schools __________ Ages: 6-10 Date:[...]
Seussical the Musical 10:00 am
Seussical the Musical
Aug 14 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Oh the things you can think – and act, sing & dance! Join Cat in the Hat, Jojo, the mischievious Wickershams, Horton, Maizie, Gertrude, Sour Kangaroo, Jungle Citizens and the whole Who family on a magical, musical journey. Perform on the big stage. Roles for over 20 kids! __________ Ages: 7-16 Dates: Monday – Thursday,[...]
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Clay Camp: Wildlife of Fisher Pond 10:00 am
Clay Camp: Wildlife of Fisher Pond
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
CLASS IS FULL, CLICK BUTTON BELOW FOR WAITLIST Wood ducks and mallards, turtles and dragonflies…the wildlife of Fisher Pond will inspire our clay work. How about a kingfisher plate? Island potter Liz Lewis has taught VCA clay classes for over 17 years and is a much loved visiting artist in Vashon schools __________ Ages: 6-10 Date:[...]
Seussical the Musical 10:00 am
Seussical the Musical
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Oh the things you can think – and act, sing & dance! Join Cat in the Hat, Jojo, the mischievious Wickershams, Horton, Maizie, Gertrude, Sour Kangaroo, Jungle Citizens and the whole Who family on a magical, musical journey. Perform on the big stage. Roles for over 20 kids! __________ Ages: 7-16 Dates: Monday – Thursday,[...]
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Clay Camp: Wildlife of Fisher Pond 10:00 am
Clay Camp: Wildlife of Fisher Pond
Aug 16 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
CLASS IS FULL, CLICK BUTTON BELOW FOR WAITLIST Wood ducks and mallards, turtles and dragonflies…the wildlife of Fisher Pond will inspire our clay work. How about a kingfisher plate? Island potter Liz Lewis has taught VCA clay classes for over 17 years and is a much loved visiting artist in Vashon schools __________ Ages: 6-10 Date:[...]
Seussical the Musical 10:00 am
Seussical the Musical
Aug 16 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Oh the things you can think – and act, sing & dance! Join Cat in the Hat, Jojo, the mischievious Wickershams, Horton, Maizie, Gertrude, Sour Kangaroo, Jungle Citizens and the whole Who family on a magical, musical journey. Perform on the big stage. Roles for over 20 kids! __________ Ages: 7-16 Dates: Monday – Thursday,[...]
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Clay Camp: Wildlife of Fisher Pond 10:00 am
Clay Camp: Wildlife of Fisher Pond
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
CLASS IS FULL, CLICK BUTTON BELOW FOR WAITLIST Wood ducks and mallards, turtles and dragonflies…the wildlife of Fisher Pond will inspire our clay work. How about a kingfisher plate? Island potter Liz Lewis has taught VCA clay classes for over 17 years and is a much loved visiting artist in Vashon schools __________ Ages: 6-10 Date:[...]
Seussical the Musical 10:00 am
Seussical the Musical
Aug 17 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Oh the things you can think – and act, sing & dance! Join Cat in the Hat, Jojo, the mischievious Wickershams, Horton, Maizie, Gertrude, Sour Kangaroo, Jungle Citizens and the whole Who family on a magical, musical journey. Perform on the big stage. Roles for over 20 kids! __________ Ages: 7-16 Dates: Monday – Thursday,[...]
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Adventures in Sewing 10:00 am
Adventures in Sewing
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
SESSION IS FULL, CLICK THE BUTTON BELOW FOR THE WAITLIST Learn basic sewing skills including hand stitching, pinning, ironing and using a sewing machine. Create your own tote bag with appliqué, pin cushion and small quilt. Any basic sewing machine will do (we can provide one if needed). ________ Ages: 8-12 Dates: Monday – Friday,[...]
Seussical the Musical 10:00 am
Seussical the Musical
Aug 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Oh the things you can think – and act, sing & dance! Join Cat in the Hat, Jojo, the mischievious Wickershams, Horton, Maizie, Gertrude, Sour Kangaroo, Jungle Citizens and the whole Who family on a magical, musical journey. Perform on the big stage. Roles for over 20 kids! __________ Ages: 7-16 Dates: Monday – Thursday,[...]
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Adventures in Sewing 10:00 am
Adventures in Sewing
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
SESSION IS FULL, CLICK THE BUTTON BELOW FOR THE WAITLIST Learn basic sewing skills including hand stitching, pinning, ironing and using a sewing machine. Create your own tote bag with appliqué, pin cushion and small quilt. Any basic sewing machine will do (we can provide one if needed). ________ Ages: 8-12 Dates: Monday – Friday,[...]
Seussical the Musical 10:00 am
Seussical the Musical
Aug 21 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Oh the things you can think – and act, sing & dance! Join Cat in the Hat, Jojo, the mischievious Wickershams, Horton, Maizie, Gertrude, Sour Kangaroo, Jungle Citizens and the whole Who family on a magical, musical journey. Perform on the big stage. Roles for over 20 kids! __________ Ages: 7-16 Dates: Monday – Thursday,[...]
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Adventures in Sewing 10:00 am
Adventures in Sewing
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
SESSION IS FULL, CLICK THE BUTTON BELOW FOR THE WAITLIST Learn basic sewing skills including hand stitching, pinning, ironing and using a sewing machine. Create your own tote bag with appliqué, pin cushion and small quilt. Any basic sewing machine will do (we can provide one if needed). ________ Ages: 8-12 Dates: Monday – Friday,[...]
Seussical the Musical 10:00 am
Seussical the Musical
Aug 22 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Oh the things you can think – and act, sing & dance! Join Cat in the Hat, Jojo, the mischievious Wickershams, Horton, Maizie, Gertrude, Sour Kangaroo, Jungle Citizens and the whole Who family on a magical, musical journey. Perform on the big stage. Roles for over 20 kids! __________ Ages: 7-16 Dates: Monday – Thursday,[...]
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Adventures in Sewing 10:00 am
Adventures in Sewing
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
SESSION IS FULL, CLICK THE BUTTON BELOW FOR THE WAITLIST Learn basic sewing skills including hand stitching, pinning, ironing and using a sewing machine. Create your own tote bag with appliqué, pin cushion and small quilt. Any basic sewing machine will do (we can provide one if needed). ________ Ages: 8-12 Dates: Monday – Friday,[...]
Seussical the Musical 10:00 am
Seussical the Musical
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Oh the things you can think – and act, sing & dance! Join Cat in the Hat, Jojo, the mischievious Wickershams, Horton, Maizie, Gertrude, Sour Kangaroo, Jungle Citizens and the whole Who family on a magical, musical journey. Perform on the big stage. Roles for over 20 kids! __________ Ages: 7-16 Dates: Monday – Thursday,[...]
Seussical the Musical 7:00 pm
Seussical the Musical
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Oh the things you can think – and act, sing & dance! Join Cat in the Hat, Jojo, the mischievious Wickershams, Horton, Maizie, Gertrude, Sour Kangaroo, Jungle Citizens and the whole Who family on a magical, musical journey. Perform on the big stage. Roles for over 20 kids! __________ Ages: 7-16 Dates: Monday – Thursday,[...]
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Adventures in Sewing 10:00 am
Adventures in Sewing
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
SESSION IS FULL, CLICK THE BUTTON BELOW FOR THE WAITLIST Learn basic sewing skills including hand stitching, pinning, ironing and using a sewing machine. Create your own tote bag with appliqué, pin cushion and small quilt. Any basic sewing machine will do (we can provide one if needed). ________ Ages: 8-12 Dates: Monday – Friday,[...]
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Maskmaking, Wine, and Cheese 1:00 pm
Maskmaking, Wine, and Cheese
Aug 26 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Maskmaking, Wine, and Cheese Sunday, August 26, 1-5 pm Tuition: $55 Member, $60 General + $20 materials fee Instructor: Britt Freda Used for celebration, storytelling, seduction, and warding off evil, masks are a creative tradition in many cultures. Inspired by the creative works of Northwest artist Terra Holcomb and Andy Goldsworthy, participants will be encouraged[...]
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Papermaking Pizzazz (SUMMER CAMP) 10:00 am
Papermaking Pizzazz (SUMMER CAMP)
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Learn the beauty of paper and all the ways it can be used. Make paper from scratch, using pulp and watercolor for dye, learn to cut 3D pop-up sculptures out of paper, and make stencils and print designs using rollers in recycled paper journals. __________ Ages: 9-12 Dates: Monday-Friday, August 27 – 31 Times: 10:00am[...]
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Papermaking Pizzazz (SUMMER CAMP) 10:00 am
Papermaking Pizzazz (SUMMER CAMP)
Aug 28 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Learn the beauty of paper and all the ways it can be used. Make paper from scratch, using pulp and watercolor for dye, learn to cut 3D pop-up sculptures out of paper, and make stencils and print designs using rollers in recycled paper journals. __________ Ages: 9-12 Dates: Monday-Friday, August 27 – 31 Times: 10:00am[...]
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Papermaking Pizzazz (SUMMER CAMP) 10:00 am
Papermaking Pizzazz (SUMMER CAMP)
Aug 29 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Learn the beauty of paper and all the ways it can be used. Make paper from scratch, using pulp and watercolor for dye, learn to cut 3D pop-up sculptures out of paper, and make stencils and print designs using rollers in recycled paper journals. __________ Ages: 9-12 Dates: Monday-Friday, August 27 – 31 Times: 10:00am[...]
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Papermaking Pizzazz (SUMMER CAMP) 10:00 am
Papermaking Pizzazz (SUMMER CAMP)
Aug 30 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Learn the beauty of paper and all the ways it can be used. Make paper from scratch, using pulp and watercolor for dye, learn to cut 3D pop-up sculptures out of paper, and make stencils and print designs using rollers in recycled paper journals. __________ Ages: 9-12 Dates: Monday-Friday, August 27 – 31 Times: 10:00am[...]
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Papermaking Pizzazz (SUMMER CAMP) 10:00 am
Papermaking Pizzazz (SUMMER CAMP)
Aug 31 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Learn the beauty of paper and all the ways it can be used. Make paper from scratch, using pulp and watercolor for dye, learn to cut 3D pop-up sculptures out of paper, and make stencils and print designs using rollers in recycled paper journals. __________ Ages: 9-12 Dates: Monday-Friday, August 27 – 31 Times: 10:00am[...]