On an immediate look, this applied to our friends in Minnesota, close to the MN History Center – but its more than that. It’s a great model for future summer camp programs. A tie into history (or future or any niche) is a great way to introduce youth to Family and Consumer Science…
Dates: Choose one session:
Session I - June 24-25, 2014, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Session II - July 8-9, 2014, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: Minnesota History Center, 345 Kellogg Blvd. W., St. Paul
Cost: $200 ($180 for MNHS members)
Calling all budding fashionistas. At this two day workshop, you'll use 21st century technology to create your own designs inspired by historic textiles. On Day 1, you'll enjoy a behind the scenes look at historic textiles, and following a conversation with design pros, you'll create an original textile design inspired by the past and your own creativity. On Day 2, you'll work with instructors to create an original, wearable T-shirt incorporating historic inspiration and your textile ideas.
Open to young designers aged 12-16. Limit 12 students per workshop.
Program funding provided by Best Buy Children's Foundation.