Sunday, March 27, 2011

CAMP HCW 2011!

campers on the porchIt's camp time again! These are some of the fun projects campers will do this summer (dependent on camp level):
  • painted woven scarves
  • woven pillows & blankets
  • needle felted bags
  • woven wall art
  • knitted hats & scaves
  • and other fun camper-initiated projects!

Dyeing a warpCAMP WEEKS

June 20 - 24
June 27 - July 1
July 11 - 15
July 18 - 22
July 25 - 29
August 8 - 12


Girl weaving on table loom
Time: 9 - 1 Monday through Friday
Fee: $200
Age: camper must be NINE years old or older.
What to Bring: Campers bring a lunch every day except Friday--Friday's lunch is provided! All materials for the weaving camp are included in the fee.
Sarah weaving on floor loom
1. Beginner
2. Advanced
3. Independent *
PROJECTS: When calling to register your camper, please let the HCW staff know what weaving projects your camper has completed at previous camps in order to determine the appropriate experience level and to individualize weaving projects for your camper.
Camp for Independent Weavers Needle Felting
HCW will continue its independent weaver program for more advanced weavers. Loom sizes vary. Loom availability is on a first-come first-serve basis upon camp registration. Independent weavers may wish to stay past 1 pm to weave or they can even sign up for the knitting camp in the afternoon.
*Campers must have completed 3 prerequisite weaving projects to be considered for the independent weaving program. Independent weavers are eligible to sign up for more than one session.
Campers knitting on the couchTime: 1:30 - 4:30 Monday through Friday
Fee: $65 plus $25 materials for beginners
Age: camper must be NINE years old or older.

1. Knitting Campers will work on 2 set projects to advance their knitting skills and will pay $25 materials fee to cover these projects.
2. More experienced knitting campers can work on their own projects and are not charged a separate materials fee.

Rinsing a dyed warp
1. Contact HCW at 707-7396 with credit card information to secure a spot for your camper.
2. A 2 week notice is required for cancellation in order to avoid penalty (unless we can fill your slot from our waiting list).
3. Group reservations encouraged! Your camper's friends must all respond within 7 days or their spots will be released.
4. Campers can attend more than one session and do different projects in each one.
PRICE FOR COMBINED CAMP IS $250. Combined camp price does not include knitting camp materials.

1 comment:

Barbara said...

I want an HCW 2011 camp for old ladies!