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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\n

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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


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.


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…


… hand-sculpted arts and crafts programs are divided up into age groups pieces and fun crafts like sand candles, while older kids are often able to use more sophisticated artistic media and woodworking tools.


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 sleepaway camp foster a spirit of camaraderie and creativity, with young artists excitedly chatting as they work


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


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

and laughter.


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


Drawing paper, paint, glue, craft embellishments

and Painting


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


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


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.


Ceramics basic color concepts, older campers may receive more advanced instruction in perspective, color and design.


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.



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.


Jewelry who can better learn wheel throwing technique and use


Not only is creating jewelry fun, who can better learn wheel throwing technique and use

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


Little kids love to string beads, who can better learn wheel throwing technique and use

put sparkle on just about everything

and weave friendship bracelets…


… while who can better learn wheel throwing technique and use more advanced skills may involve use of wire wrapping

and more intricate aesthetic designs.


Woodworking who can better learn wheel throwing technique and use



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.


As they progress, campers learn how to safely use basic Popsicle sticks together, then later learn such basic skills

hand tools to design and create personalized projects ranging

from chess sets to salad bowls, toys and birdhouses.


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


Art Show including band saws and drills to build more advanced


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.


You’ll be amazed at the wonderful works of art your child creativity with a camp-wide art show, giving kids the opportunity to show off a season’s work to family and friends.

has produced and delighted with the joy and excitement

he or she has found in the creative process.


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


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



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


www.campwalt.com boys and girls.


Camp walt whitman
CAMP WALT WHITMAN boys and girls.

1000 Cape Moonshine Rd

Piermont, NH 03779

603-764-5521

[email protected]


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