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CAMP CREATIVE PRO D DAY: FROM FARM TO FELT TO FLOWER

Maplewood House
Maplewood House
21st, October 2022
Friday 8:30am – 3:30pm
6-11 (only)

At Camp Creative, we use imagination

At Camp Creative, we play in the sun

At Camp Creative, we show our love for nature

At Camp Creative, we have so much fun!

 

 

 

Camp Creative Pro D Day: From Farm to Felt to Flower

Oct 21, 2022 8:30am – 3:30pm

Art Instructors: Chantal Cardinal and Stephanie Blundell

 

During this day-long camp, your young artists will explore where the medium comes from by processing raw sheep’s fleece and turning it into art; going from FARM to FELT. Our dedicated Instructor Chantal Cardinal will be collecting the wool and filming the shearing process from a local farm a week before the camp, meaning campers will have the chance to view footage of where their wool has come from! Come wearing clothes that you don’t mind getting messy with, we will be cleaning raw wool!

Please send your camper with:

  • face mask (this is a must, unless they are exempted, please notify Stephanie via email stephanieb@northvanarts.ca)
  • lunch
  • water bottle
  • rain boots
  • rain jacket

**Wet felting requires some physical activity to create the agitation needed to make felt and getting your hands wet and soapy.

Age limited: We have designed this camp and employed instructors with the experience of working with the age range of 6-11 years old.  Please do not sign up unless your child is 6+ or more on Friday the 21st of October 2022.

This year we’re lucky to be offering 2 (30OFF) discounted tickets for this day camp through ‘NVCAC Children and Youth Arts Fund’. The funds are to be used as a subsidy to help offset ticket costs for our low-income families. This is so they too can experience a life-changing camp. If this doesn’t apply to you, please choose the full-price ticket option.

For details about our current NVA Covid-19 safety plan, click here. For the Camp covid safety plan click here. If the camp you are hoping for is full, please email stephanieb@northvanarts.ca to be placed on a waitlist.  Use the subject header Camp Creative Waitlist Week (fill in the date you are interested in’) and in the body of the email let me know:

  • your name, phone number and email
  • The names and age(s) of your child/children

 

  

 

 

Please fill out the registration form after purchasing your ticket/s

 

Wool Plants: From Farm to Felt, Pro D Camp : OCT 21ST 2022

Which Pro D camp/s are you registering for?
Your child's preferred pronouns(Required)
Age of your child on the 21st of October 2022
Your child must be 6 years old or older to be registered at camp. If they are found to be younger they will be taken out of camp without a refund.
Media Release: I hereby grant North Van Arts the right to use, without payment of any fee or charge, any written information, photograph, video tape or other visual media of myself or my child taken during any class or performance event for the purpose of promoting North Van Arts and the fulfillment of its mandate.(Required)
https://northvanarts.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/04/Camp-Creative-at-Maplewood-House-Release-and-Waiver-2022.pdf
https://northvanarts.ca/wp-content/uploads/2022/09/NVA-Covid-19-policies-for-camp-creative-p.pdf
If your child is suffering from a fever, cough and difficulty breathing, seek medical attention and please contact Stephanie on 604 315 7030 immeditaly. YOU WILL BE REFUNDED
Excluding lunch and playtime outside. Please email Stephanie if your child is exempted from wearing a mask.
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