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Camp Walt Whitman, located in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, is the best coed sleepaway camp available in New England. Boys and girls from 2nd grade into their teens have the time of their lives participating in sports, water activities, outdoor recreation and the arts. Coaches, teachers and professional instructors oversee the large number of programs offered. Children make friendships that last a lifetime at Camp Walt Whitman. Visit Site: www.campwalt.com

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Crafts are geared for each age and skill level

Crafts Are Geared for Each Age and Skill Level

at Sleepaway Summer Camp


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Arts and crafts are a big hit at overnight summer camp, where youngsters get creative with everything from pottery wheels to sewing machines and skill saws.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Because of the wide range of ages and skills at most camps, arts and crafts programs are divided up into age groups

with younger campers creating colorful collages…


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

… hand-sculpted pieces and fun crafts like sand candles, while older kids are often able to use more sophisticated artistic media and woodworking tools.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Whatever the age, arts and crafts activities at overnight sleepaway camp foster a spirit of camaraderie and creativity, with young artists excitedly chatting as they work

on visual arts projects.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Crafts


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Good old fashioned craft projects are a time-honored summer camp tradition, and many adults wistfully recall sitting around long picnic tables …


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

… on sultry afternoons surrounded by loads of friends, paper, paint, glue, craft embellishments

and laughter.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

From friendship bracelets to wind chimes, tie-dye T-shirts and personalized tote bags, camp crafts often become treasured memorabilia of long, lively days on the lake.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Drawing

and Painting


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Kids of all ages love to create landscapes, portraits, caricatures and abstract works of art.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Camp art classes use a variety of mediums including ink, colored pencils, water colors and acrylic paints.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

While younger kids may just enjoy some free form designs and basic color concepts, older campers may receive more advanced instruction in perspective, color and design.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Ceramics


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Ceramics, from free-form clay designs to pottery wheel masterpieces, lends itself to all sorts of cool creations,

from bowls to vases, animal sculptures, refrigerator magnets

and nature tiles.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Younger campers love to hand sculpt and paint everything from flower pots to name tags.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Use of a pottery wheel is usually reserved for older campers who can better learn wheel throwing technique and use

of glazes and stains, enabling them to design and create

a wealth of projects including bowls, plates and mugs.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Jewelry


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Not only is creating jewelry fun,

but necklaces, bracelets and earrings make great gifts and wearable memorabilia of happy days at camp.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Little kids love to string beads,

put sparkle on just about everything

and weave friendship bracelets…


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

… while more advanced skills may involve use of wire wrapping

and more intricate aesthetic designs.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Woodworking


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Today’s tech-savvy kids seem to love the old-fashioned skills of wood working.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

When starting out, kids can make boats and toys by gluing Popsicle sticks together, then later learn such basic skills

as measuring and cutting wood in a straight line or designing a simple project.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

As they progress, campers learn how to safely use basic

hand tools to design and create personalized projects ranging

from chess sets to salad bowls, toys and birdhouses.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Senior campers often get the opportunity to use power tools including band saws and drills to build more advanced projects.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Art Show


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Lots of sleepaway camps wind up a summer of amazing creativity with a camp-wide art show, giving kids the opportunity to show off a season’s work to family and friends.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

You’ll be amazed at the wonderful works of art your child

has produced and delighted with the joy and excitement

he or she has found in the creative process.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

If you're considering sending your child to an overnight summer camp, be sure to visit our site to learn about Camp Walt Whitman.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Located in the White Mountains of New Hampshire, Camp Walt Whitman offers a safe, nurturing environment in a beautiful mountain setting.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

Our camp is a coed sleepaway camp, with separate areas for boys and girls.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

The kids have a blast, and make friendships that can last a lifetime.


Crafts are geared for each age and skill level at sleep away summer camp

www.campwalt.com


Camp walt whitman

CAMP WALT WHITMAN

1000 Cape Moonshine Rd

Piermont, NH 03779

603-764-5521

[email protected]


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